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Daniels BAGNew Purdue program to help Hoosier students have tuition in the ‘BAG’

Beginning next fall, Purdue is launching the Boiler Affordability Grant, which, after applying other need-based aid, will cover any remaining tuition, fees and estimated book expenses up to full financial need for qualifying Indiana resident undergraduates.

Gordon summit2017 Midwest Summit, involving several universities, to help students interested in graduate and professional studies

More than 20 percent of students graduating from Purdue University each year continue their education at an advanced level by enrolling in a graduate or professional school. Searching for the right fit can be daunting. Thinking about college choices and funding can be overwhelming. Beginning this fall, the Purdue Graduate School intends to make this process much easier.

Purdue student loan debt continues dramatic drop

Purdue undergraduate borrowing is down 37 percent since 2012, and more Purdue University students are graduating debt free than at any time in the past 10 years, according to data released Friday (Oct. 13) to the Purdue University Board of Trustees.

Tuesday (Sept. 26) event to focus campus community on safety awareness

In conjunction with September’s National Preparedness Month, Purdue University will host an event Tuesday (Sept. 26) to promote safety awareness on campus.

Week of activities planned for Purdue homecoming

Purdue University's 2017 Homecoming week will include activities for students, faculty and the public with events having themes from multiple decades.

Dziekan cprAutoCPR senior project earns honor for Biomedical Engineering

Four students from the Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering have taken on the challenge of trying to save lives in Ecuador and other countries.

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The Boiler Business Exchange of Indianapolis invites Purdue fans to put on their gold and black and kick off the 2017 football season in style at the Circle Up! Boiler Tailgate 2.0 on Indianapolis’ Monument Circle on Friday (Sept. 1).

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