SPAN PLAN

NONTRADITIONAL STUDENT SERVICES

Let us help you find the resources you need.

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

June 15th

Scholarship Workshop

Span Plan's fall 2021 Academic Scholarship application deadline is July 1! Make sure you are ready to submit the strongest application by attending our in-person scholarship workshop. We'll talk about crafting a strong essay responses to wow the selection committee. You'll even gain some great insight on telling your own story!

Join Us!

June 17th

Virtual Scholarship Workshop

Span Plan's fall 2021 Academic Scholarship application deadline is July 1! Make sure you are ready to submit the strongest application by attending our in-person scholarship workshop. We'll talk about crafting a strong essay responses to wow the selection committee. You'll even gain some great insight on telling your own story!

Join Us!

SOCIAL MEDIA

NOTEWORTHY

Now Accepting Nominations for Ewing Scholarship

Span Plan Nontraditional Student Services is now accepting nominations for the Ewing Memorial Scholarship, which will recognize two outstanding undergraduate nontraditional students with a $750 scholarship.

Staff and faculty are encouraged to nominate undergraduate nontraditional students who demonstrate leadership, integrity, scholarship, and inclusivity. Nominees must be returning as a degree-seeking undergraduate in either the Summer or Fall 2021 terms and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0. Faculty and staff may submit their recommendations for committee review by completing the nomination form no later than April 15, 2021.

Nominate a Student Today!

Fall 2021 Span Plan Scholarship Now Available

The next Span Plan academic scholarship cycle is now open.  If you are a returning or new nontraditional undergraduate student, we hope you will consider completing our scholarship application.  The deadline to apply is July 1!  Learn more about eligiblity, award amounts and additional scholarship resources by clicking below.

Learn More!

Send Us A Message

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.