Exploratory Studies Explore. Discover. Decide

Linda Gregory

Executive Director

Office: Young Hall (YONG), 6th floor
Phone: (765) 494-0843


Originally from Northern Indiana – “The Region”. After attending Purdue for my undergraduate degree, married and moved out east for several years – living in Connecticut and Maryland.  Happy to call West Lafayette home once again.


B.A. French Education, Purdue University
M.S. Academic Advising, Kansas State University


  • Associate Director, Exploratory Studies, Purdue University
  • Assistant Director, Academic Advising, Ivy Tech Community College, Evansville, IN

Advice for the Future Boilermakers

  • Purdue is a big campus, but it can become small really fast! Get involved and try new things.
  • It’s okay to be lost
  • 4 years fly by quickly; enjoy it all!
  • Experiment with your electives
  • Sleep is amazing – consider getting it regularly
  • Don’t be afraid to fail – that’s how learning happens

Fun Facts

I met my husband at Purdue and ditched my Purdue graduation to elope to Hawaii. I love travelling and spending time with my adult children and their dogs.  I really enjoy games of all kinds, especially crossword puzzles, Sudoku, Euchre, and board/dice games.