We welcome input and involvement from faculty, staff and students. Please contact one of the FOE co-chairs, Jared Tippets, Director of Student Success at Purdue or Daphene Koch, Associate Professor, College of Technology.

Jared Tippets, Ph.D.
Director, Student Success at Purdue
ENAD 212

Daphene Koch, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Building Construction Management
447 Knoy Hall

Foundations of Excellence In the News

June 3, 2013 Foundations of Excellence: Orientation programs to emphasize student successe
April 18, 2013 Foundations of Excellence forum materials online
March 18, 2013 Forum to discuss collaborating for Purdue's student success
February 22, 2013 Recap of University Senate's Feb. 18 meeting
February 20, 2013 Forum to discuss collaborating for Purdue's student success
February 7, 2013 Foundations of Excellence: Cohesive student success efforts continue
December 17, 2012 Tippets appointed director of Foundations of Excellence
December 6, 2012 Student body president gives wishlist to Daniels
November 28, 2012 Conversation with Purdue's acting-president for November
November 12, 2012 New program focusing on success of veterans, transfer and commuter students
October 15, 2012 Graduation rate increased, will continue with new programs
October 15, 2012 Faculty-staff workshops on curriculum scheduled
October 5, 2012 FoE implementation: Undergraduate studies program
October 4, 2012 FoE implementation: Leadership engagement
October 3, 2012 FoE implementation: Undergraduate advising
October 2, 1012 FoE implementation: Academic integration
October 1, 2012 FoE implementation: Student success programs
October 1, 2012 Foundations of Excellence efforts to improve first-year experiences
May 4, 2012 Senate approves Honors College and faculty trustee proposals
December 19, 2011 Winner announced for Foundations of Excellence survey of freshman year experience
August 25, 2011 'Foundations' program to help shape first-year approach; meeting Sept. 2 to describe initiative, welcome participants