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Undergraduate nontraditional students enrolled through the West Lafayette campus, including students in distance education degree programs, are invited to participate in Span Plan education, community, and scholarship programs. We continue to see exceptional student outcomes since 1968 and look forward to being part of your success! Clicking any of the links below will bring you to a "Getting Started" guide, tailored for you!

Beginning at Purdue as a transfer student, age 23 or older.

Attending Purdue after a period of two or more years between high school and college enrollment.

Age 24+ or filing the FAFSA as an independent student.

Married and newly married students. 

Students with children or dependents of any age or those expecting.

Not sure where to start?  We'll help you get started and the information you need!

Join Us at an Upcoming Program

Jan. 27

Welcome Back Bowling Night -Date Moved

We're still excited to have some fun, but will do it a little later.  We hope you can come and enjoy a little fun with Span Plan at Purdue's Rack and Roll, located in the Purdue Memorial Union, on January 27th, 7:00 - 8:30 pm.

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Jan. 19 & 20

Plan Your Successful Semester

Whether you are a new or returning student, it's never to early to get a jump start to making sure you are organized with the tools needed to be successful!  We will offer an in-person session at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, January 19th or a virtual session at 9:30 am on Thursday, January 20th.  Join us for one or both sessions!

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New Family Friendly Study Space NOW Open!

Span Plan is excited to announce the launch of a new family friendly study space for our parenting students!  Located in t he Humanities, Social Sciences and Education Library  ( HSSE ) in Stewart Center, room 252 has two ITAP computers, is located near a lactation space, and most importantly allows parenting students to bring your child(ren) to the library and utilize those important resources.  Click below to learn more and reserve your time!

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Span Plan's Spring 2022 Childcare Scholarship Application Now Open!

We have a limited number of childcare scholarships available for the spring 2022 term.  Click below to read more and apply.  This scholarship is available to undergraduate nontraditional students enrolled through the West Lafayette campus.

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Thanks for your interest in Purdue Span Plan. If you are looking for more information, or just have a question about Span Plan, feel free to fill out the form below and send us a message. We will respond as soon as possible.