Admission to the Gerontology Program requires admission to and good standing with an approved graduate degree program at Purdue University. A complete description of all graduate degree programs and an application form are available by contacting:

Graduate School
Ernest C. Young Hall
155 S. Grant Street
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN 47907

After admission to a graduate degree program at Purdue University, a student must also submit an application to the Gerontology Program countersigned by the student's academic advisor. An interview with the director of the Gerontology Program will then be scheduled. Students who have completed graduate courses in gerontology at another university should contact the program regarding transfer of credit.

Use our online application here

For additional information about the gerontology credentials, contact:

Center on Aging and the Life Course
Material Sciences and Electrical Engineering Building
MSEE 308, 501 Northwestern Avenue
West Lafayette, IN 47907
Phone: 765-494-9692