The following presentations are from STAR 2016. To view the video of the presentation, click on the title. For a copy of the slides, click on the link at the end of the description.

Paying for Purdue

This session will focus on tuition billing, payment options, account access, how Financial Aid credits student bills, stepsnecessary to utilize loans, work-study information, and understanding Purdue’s summer offerings and subsequent impact on finances and graduation rates. This session will build on the information provided at Purdue’s for Me events. Paying for Purdue slides.

Living & Thriving on Campus

This session will focus on information about the residence hall system, dining court offerings and accommodations, and student employment and leadership opportunities with university housing and dining. Living & Thriving on Campus slides.

Building, Belonging & Bouncing Back

This session will focus on the benefits of students being involved in campus activities and organizations, gaining experience through internships, research, and other professional opportunities, and how these experiences can translate into success in student’s career development. Building, Belonging & Bouncing Back slides.

Health, Wellness, and Safety

This session will focus on campus physical and mental health care, recreational opportunities, safety, and emergency response and notifications. Health, Wellness and Safety slides.

Connect: Purdue's Tech Tools

This session will focus on the techology students will use during their time at Purdue.

Academic Advising

  • Advising Appointment: What it is like for a student to have a first academic advising appointment.
  • Registration Room: What takes place when registering for classes and distractions that sometimes occur.
  • Student Transition: How advisors can serve as a resource from students in a crisis.

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New Student & Family Induction

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