Seniors Exploring Engineering at Purdue

Seniors Exploring Engineering at Purdue is geared toward young women in their senior year of high school who are trying to determine if engineering at Purdue University is a good fit for them. Parents and teachers are also encouraged to attend. You will explore your choice of two engineering disciplines, obtain knowledge regarding the Office of Future Engineers, admissions, student life, and engineering in the "real world." Campus tours are offered with an opportunity to meet Purdue professors, current engineering students, and some awesome women alumni.

"Seniors Exploring Engineering at Purdue"

Save the Date: Monday, October 8, 2018

Optional early reception on Sunday, October 7th!

This is a free daylong event at Purdue University, geared towards young women who are interested in engineering! 

Seniors Exploring Engineering at Purdue 2018 Intended Agenda

7:30 a.m.

Check in (East Foyer, Stewart Center)

8:00 a.m. Welcome 
8:10 a.m.
Office of Future Engineers Overview (all)
8:40 a.m. University Residences (all)
9:00 a.m. Admissions Overview (all)
10:00 a.m. Engineering Session 1 (students)
     or Purdue Affordability  (parents)
     or Hospitality with Q&A
11:00 a.m. Professional Career Panels (all)
11:35 a.m. Student Panels (all)
12:15 p.m. Lunch Provided in Purdue Memorial Union (all)
Keynote Speaker (all)
1:30 p.m. Engineering Session 2 (students)
     or Purdue Affordability (parents)
     or Hospitality with Q&A 
2:30 p.m. Choose one Session for (all) to attend:
     Global Engineering 

     Engineering Projects in Community Service 
     Honors Engineering 
     Professional Practice      
3:05 p.m. Evaluations (all)
3:20 p.m. Choose one tour for (all) to attend:
     Academic Campus
     Residence Hall
4:30 p.m. End of Program

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Review the possibilities for your engineering sessions and choice interest sessions.

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Seniors Exploring Engineering at Purdue is Sponsored By:


Exxon Mobil

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