Three engineering summer start students participating in a fun outdoor activity

Start Early!

July 10 - August 14, 2020 (classes start on July 13, 2020)

Why wait to start your engineering degree? The best way to get ready for the fall is to start in the summer! As an engineering student you have the opportunity to take classes that directly transfer toward your degree!

Top 5 reasons to start engineering early:
  1. Get ahead on coursework
  2. You will lighten your academic load and open up space for other opportunities during the year
  3. Learn to navigate Purdue with fewer students and smaller classes
  4. Transition to college with less pressure
  5. Make friends doing group projects
  • Dedicated STAR day: June 8, 2020
  • Summer housing
  • Students pay regular summer tuition and fees
  • Financial aid and scholarships available to qualified students
For more details on courses, costs, and how to switch to early start click here.

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