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Board of Trustees
J. Timothy McGinley, Chairman

University President
France A. Córdova

Location and Homepage Address
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907
www.purdue.edu

Accreditation
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Office of Admissions
(765) 494-1776 (Undergraduate)
admissions@purdue.edu

The Graduate School
gradinfo@purdue.edu

Academic Colleges/Schools
Agriculture
Consumer and Family Sciences
Education
Engineering
Liberal Arts
Management
Pharmacy, Nursing, and Health Sciences
Science
Technology
Veterinary Medicine

Headcount Enrollment Fall 2007  
Undergraduate
31,186
Graduate
6,994
Professional
922

Total
39,102


Students in Teacher Education Programs  
Fall 2007
2,125


Student Credit Hours and Number of Courses for 2006-07 (summer, fall, and spring data)
Student Credit Hours
1,135,423
Number of Courses Offered
More than 5,800


Degrees Awarded
AY
2006-07
Cumulative
(1874-75 to 2006-07)
Associate
458
23,334
Baccalaureate
5,839
270,800
Educational Specialist 1 256
Master's
1,377
66,421
Doctorate
613
22,667
Professional
224
5,333

Total
8,512
388,811
     


2006 Baccalaureate Graduates Remaining in Indiana One Year After Graduation
All Graduates
55.4%
Indiana Residents
80.0%


Total Living Alumni
More than 400,800


Student Organizations
More than 800

Sixteen percent of the undergraduate students are members of the 48 fraternities and 29 sororities on campus.

Tuition and Fees for Academic Year 2007-08
Undergraduate Resident
$ 7,416
Undergraduate Nonresident
22,224
Graduate Resident
7,416
Graduate Nonresident
22,224


Average Total Cost of Attendance for Undergraduate Students in 2007-08
Residents
$17,966
Nonresidents
32,934



 
Predominant Rate for Room and Board in Student Housing (15 Meal Plan)
$7,388

Thirty-one percent of the total student body live in the 14 on-campus housing units.

Percent of Freshmen living on campus
81%

2007-08 Students to Faculty Ratio
13.8 to 1


Faculty and Staff Headcount - Fall 2007
Faculty and Lecturers
2,764
Adjunct Faculty
259
Administrative and Professional Staff
3,665
Clerical and Service Staff
3,814
Extension Educators
296
Graduate Student Staff
4,506

Total
15,304

Distinguished & Named Faculty
149


Budgeted Revenues for 2007-08 (in Millions)
State Appropriations
$ 299.3
Student Fees
451.0
Federal Appropriations
14.6
Gifts*, Grants, and Contracts
257.0
Facilities and Administrative Recovery
46.0
Interest and Other Revenue
29.7
Other Restricted Income
109.5
Auxiliary Enterprises
231.0
Student Aid
112.8

Total
$ 1,550.9


Sponsored Funding Awarded in 2006-07
(in millions)
$ 292.2


University Lands (in acres)
Main Campus
2,474
Purdue Research Park in W. Lafayette
591
Agricultural Land
14,517
Regional Campuses
1,144

Total
18,726

1The total amount of gifts received by Purdue University and its affiliated entities may be reviewed in Gift Giving by Category.


Source: Office of Institutional Research


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