Purdue Board of Trustees news

block%20p-winterPurdue trustees endorse 12th consecutive tuition freeze

The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Friday (Feb. 3) endorsed President Mung Chiang’s request for a 12th consecutive tuition freeze, meaning students will see no increase in tuition through at least the 2024-25 academic year.


business-renderingPurdue’s next big move: The Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business

Purdue’s next big move in a decadelong series of major strategic investments will honor a celebrated president who led transformative change during his tenure, as plans for the state-of-the-art Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr. School of Business were approved Friday (Feb. 3) by the university’s Board of Trustees. The reimagined Daniels School will prepare tomorrow’s leaders and entrepreneurs, grounding them in the hallmarks of a Purdue education, including STEM disciplines and business analytics.


purdue-global-graphicPurdue Global introduces Neil Hoyne as newest board member

The Purdue Global Board of Trustees met in public session Friday (Dec. 2) and introduced its newest board member, Neil Hoyne.


thompson-giftPurdue trustees approve Don and Liz Thompson Minority Engineering Program naming, resolutions of appreciation and other namings; recognize Provost Akridge

The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Friday (Dec. 2) approved naming the Minority Engineering Program within the College of Engineering for Don and Liz Thompson.


hovde-winterPurdue trustees ratify faculty positions, award posthumous degrees, approve name changes

The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Friday (Dec. 2) ratified six faculty positions, awarded two posthumous degrees, and approved name changes to an academic department and a department head position.


daniels-blvdState Street to be renamed Mitch Daniels Boulevard in honor of President Mitch Daniels

To honor President Mitch Daniels’ decade of leadership at Purdue University, the city of West Lafayette along with Purdue University trustees have agreed to rename a portion of State Street in West Lafayette as Mitch Daniels Boulevard.


campus-aerialTrustees approve renovations to Mechanical Engineering Building at Purdue West Lafayette, preparatory actions for new residence hall at Purdue Fort Wayne

To accommodate enrollment growth in the College of Engineering, the Purdue University Board of Trustees on Friday (Dec. 2) granted approval to plan, finance, construct and award construction contracts for renovation to the Mechanical Engineering Building on the West Lafayette campus.


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