August 17, 2021
Update: More than 40,000 at Purdue, and growing, are documented as fully vaccinated against COVID-19 with one week until classes begin
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. –With one week until classes begin and move-in underway, the Protect Purdue Health Monitoring and Surveillance Team released updated data Tuesday (Aug. 17), showing that 40,496, or 75%, of all West Lafayette students, faculty and staff have submitted proof and been verified as fully vaccinated, with some areas showing significantly higher percentages. Of students living in University Residences this fall, 84% have submitted valid proof of full vaccination to date, as have 86% of faculty.