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Explorers Network

The Explorers Network is composed of Purdue students and alumni who have volunteered to discuss their academic experiences with other students who desire information about majors at Purdue.

Accessing the Explorers Network 

The schools/colleges below each have students or alumni whom you may contact to ask questions about their major. Select the school/college in which you are interested to see the list of students and alumni with whom you can talk. The post-graduation activities of alumni are in italics after their name. E-mail the student(s) or alumni, tell them you are contacting them because they are a member of the Explorers Network, and arrange a time and place to meet with them or to talk with them on the phone.

Sample questions you can ask:

  • Why did you select this major?
  • What general education courses have you found helpful?
  • What are your impressions of the coursework involved in this major?
  • For what kind of career/occupation are you preparing?
  • Who should I talk to for more information about this major?

Health and Human Sciences
Liberal Arts
Veterinary Medicine

For more information or questions about Explorers Network, contact:

Exploratory Studies

Young Hall, 8th floor 
155 S Grant St.
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2108 
E-mail: exploratory@purdue.edu 
Phone: (765) 494-0843 
Fax: (765) 496-1139

Exploratory Studies is not responsible for any unforeseen activity or behavior resulting from this service. It is advised that questionable behavior be reported to Exploratory Studies located in Young Hall, (765) 494-0843.