VIRTUAL PROMISE 2020

Purdue's Recruitment of Minorities Interested in the Schools of Engineering (PROMISE) program was established in 1975. PROMISE, sponsored by the Minority Engineering Program, is an exciting and interactive virtual series for high school seniors and their families. 

Participants learn about:
  • The admissions process
  • Financial aid
  • The First-Year Engineering curriculum
  • College success strategies

To receive more information about PROMISE 2020, please contact us at 765-494-3974 or mep@purdue.edu

Virtual PROMISE Events
Meet your new MEP family and see why Purdue's Minority Engineering Program has become a model for so many similar programs across the nation. 
Get help completing your application to Purdue. Leading this session will be Purdue Admissions, assisted by current Purdue students and the MEP staff. 
Learn from current students who live the Purdue engineering experience every day. Gain first-hand tips about success strategies, classes, saving money, taking advantage of resources, and making the most out of your Purdue college experience!
Parents of prospective students get an opportunity to have a heart to heart conversation with parents of current and alumni MEP students in an unscripted parent to parent conversation about topics that are important to parents.
Get help completing your application to Purdue. Leading this session will be Purdue Admissions, assisted by current Purdue students and the MEP staff.
Get help completing your college essay from the award-winning Purdue Writing Lab, used by students across the globe! Bring your essay draft to the workshop and get help from the professionals.
Click here to register. (Session Capacity: 25 Participants)
Get help completing your college essay from the award-winning Purdue Writing Lab, used by students across the globe! Bring your essay draft to the workshop and get help from the professionals.
Click here to register. (Session Capacity: 25 Participants)
An overview of engineering, the first-year program and why you should be an engineer!
Learn about the Exploratory Studies program and meet students who started in the Exploratory path and now study in an engineering discipline. 
Get help completing your college essay from the award-winning Purdue Writing Lab, used by students across the globe! Bring your essay draft to the workshop and get help from the professionals.
Click here to register. (Session Capacity: 25 Participants)
Get help completing your college essay from the award-winning Purdue Writing Lab, used by students across the globe! Bring your essay draft to the workshop and get help from the professionals.
Click here to register. (Session Capacity: 25 Participants)
Affordability is a very important factor in making your college choice. Associate Director of Student Success, Lori Pence leads this informative discussion about scholarships, financial aid, and making college affordable.
Take a virtual stroll with Purdue students as they lead you through a virtual tour of three different residence halls. Get a first-hand look at these dorms, learn student perspectives and insights about housing and meal plan options. 
Virtual Application Help
November 1 is the deadline for scholarship consideration. Call the MEP Application Helpline to get help from Purdue MEP students with your application and any of your questions. 
November 1 is the deadline for scholarship consideration. Call the MEP Application Helpline to get help from Purdue MEP students with your application and any of your questions. 
November 1 is the deadline for scholarship consideration. Call the MEP Application Helpline to get help from Purdue MEP students with your application and any of your questions. 

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