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. Dates for Boiler Gold Rush 2023 have not yet been finalized. Please continue to check back to this page during the spring semester for more information.

If you are a Spring-admitted student, please check out our January program, Boiler Cold Rush.

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