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NewU board OKs tuition rates for Indiana residents, Purdue employees

In its inaugural regular meeting, the Board of Trustees for Purdue’s new affiliated institution, currently referred to as NewU, approved plans to offer a dramatic tuition discount for Indiana resident students and free tuition for Purdue employees.

Purdue, IU trustees finalize Fort Wayne realignment agreements

The Purdue University Board of Trustees and Indiana University Board of Trustees on Friday (June 16) approved agreements to implement the realignment of the Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne campus, as outlined by the plan approved by both boards in December.

Trustees approve Fort Wayne program, professorships, resolutions

Purdue University trustees on Friday (June 16) approved a new bachelor’s degree in biochemistry at the Fort Wayne campus, approved three distinguished and named professorships, and honored several university administrators and donors with resolutions of appreciation.

New GraduatePurdue’s newest graduates receive degrees during commencement

The first two of six commencement ceremonies took place Friday (May 12) as more than 5,400 of Purdue University’s newest graduates will have crossed the stage to receive to receive diplomas by the end of the weekend.

Purdue president to graduates: ‘Stay humble’

The intimidating challenge for every commencement speaker is to say something even remotely interesting or original. The sobering reality is that, even if you do, no one will remember it for very long.

Mitch DanielsPurdue to acquire Kaplan University, increase access for millions

Purdue University announced Thursday (April 27) the creation of a new public university that will further expand access to higher education.

Purdue University adopts student honor pledge

Purdue University has adopted a student-created honor pledge to encourage a culture of academic integrity as this topic continues to be ongoing with leaders in higher education.

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