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Office of Graduate Diversity Initiatives

The Office of the Vice Provost for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Scholars is committed to enhancing the experience of all students from diverse backgrounds. Our unique programs and initiatives ensure Purdue is a welcoming campus where our graduate students can excel — both academically and personally.

The Office of Graduate Diversity Initiatives strives to support the University's values to help create a diverse, respectful and inclusive environment for all students.


Acknowledgement of Indigenous Caretakers:
We acknowledge Purdue University is located on the traditional homelands of many Indigenous people. We honor and appreciate these Indigenous caretakers which include the Bodéwadmik (Potawatomi), Lenape (Delaware), Myaamia (Miami), and Shawnee People.