For over 150 years, generations of Boilermakers have left their mark in small steps and giant leaps. Today, we continue in those footsteps as we bring our best and learn to build a better world, together.
As a globally recognized research institution, we’ve paved the way for progress and established a responsibility to improve industries. Read about our roots, which stem strongly from the signing of the Morrill Land Grant College Act of 1862.
To be a Boilermaker means to embody integrity and accountability in every endeavor. Find out more information on our community’s commitment to embracing diversity, promoting inclusion and encouraging freedom of thought and speech.
To build innovative educational platforms that serve students where they are, our systemwide network includes campus locations throughout our state as well as online opportunities. Explore our institutions and learn which option is best for you.
It’s all the moments that make you say, “Only at Purdue.” Discover the time-honored places, events and experiences that can make time on campus so special, from hearing the Big Bass Drum to going to Grand Prix, “the Greatest Spectacle in College Racing.”
We strive to be the best in everything that we do, and our extensive network of Boilermakers upholds that commitment around the world. See the numbers that keep track of our progress and propel the university to achieve more.
In West Lafayette: Over 50,000 students representing more than 135 countries
Our global student network: Over 102,000 students enrolled
11 colleges and schools with over 2,000 faculty and staff