The Explorers Network is composed of Purdue students and alumni who have volunteered to discuss their academic experiences with other students who desire information about majors at Purdue.
Accessing the Explorers Network
The schools/colleges below each have students or alumni whom you may contact to ask questions about their major. Select the school/college in which you are interested to see the list of students and alumni with whom you can talk. The post-graduation activities of alumni are in italics after their name. E-mail the student(s) or alumni, tell them you are contacting them because they are a member of the Explorers Network, and arrange a time and place to meet with them or to talk with them on the phone.
Sample questions you can ask:
- Why did you select this major?
- What general education courses have you found helpful?
- What are your impressions of the coursework involved in this major?
- For what kind of career/occupation are you preparing?
- Who should I talk to for more information about this major?
For more information or questions about Explorers Network, contact:
Young Hall, 8th floor
155 S Grant St.
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2108
Phone: (765) 494-0843
Fax: (765) 496-1139
Exploratory Studies is not responsible for any unforeseen activity or behavior resulting from this service. It is advised that questionable behavior be reported to Exploratory Studies located in Young Hall, (765) 494-0843.