Mission Statement


The Graduate School’s Office of Interdisciplinary Graduate Programs (OIGP) at Purdue University promotes equity, respect, and social justice for all graduate students. The OIGP appreciates, celebrates, and promotes a diverse and inclusive environment for all of Purdue University. It strives to enhance the graduate student experience through the creation and facilitation of programmatic learning experiences for its students, namely those enrolled in its interdisciplinary graduate programs including: African American Studies, American Studies, Biomedical Sciences, Comparative Literature, Computational Life Sciences, Computational Science and Engineering, Ecological Sciences and Engineering, Food Science, Gerontology, Information Security, Ingestive Behavior, Life Sciences, Linguistics, Nutrition, Philosophy and Literature, Women’s Studies and the Independent Interdisciplinary Graduate Program.

Ernest C. Young Hall, Room 170 | 155  S. Grant Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2114 | 765-494-2600

© Purdue University | An equal access/equal opportunity university | Copyright Complaints | Maintained by The Purdue University Graduate School

If you have trouble accessing this page because of a disability, please contact The Purdue University Graduate School.