Request Presidential Appearance

For a speech, appearance or event.

Thank you for your interest in having the president appear at your event. This form is used to request appearances and speeches for the President of Purdue University. Please submit the form online at least eight weeks prior to the event. All requests will be considered and responded to in a timely manner. Online submission of this form is REQUIRED for all requests. If you have questions about the form, please e-mail us.

Thank you for your cooperation.

* denotes a required field

Due to the president's schedule, not all requests can be accepted. If the president is not able to attend your event, would you like to have your request submitted to the Purdue Speaker's Bureau for an alternate suggestion?
Event start date and time *
Event end date and time *
Would you like the president's spouse to attend? *
Audience - expected guests
Would you like the president to make remarks? *
Will there be other speakers? *
Are there dignitaries in the audience? *
Are the press/media expected to attend? *
Are there notable Purdue alumni in the audience? *
Audio/Visual Needs

For on-campus engagements, please contact Dan Metro,, from the Hall of Music for audio-visual needs.

Additional Notes or Comments