Boiler Gold Rush

Boiler Gold Rush (BGR) is our welcome week orientation program for all new undergraduate students. BGR takes place the week before fall classes begin, and Purdue encourages all incoming students to take part, first years and transfers. You’ll learn about campus traditions, Purdue culture and University resources. It’s also a great chance to make lasting friendships and learn how to be a successful Boilermaker. At this time, we are still finalizing plans for move-in and activities, but expect that BGR will take place during the week of August 16-21, 2021. If you are a Spring-admitted student, please check out our January program, Boiler Cold Rush.

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