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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

October 5

Parenting Student Gathering

Are you a Parenting Student at Purdue?  Join our monthly group gathering where we will support, encourage and build our community of parenting students at Purdue.  We will meet at 4:00 PM in HAAS 101 or make sure you RSVP to recieve the link to join virtually!

Join Us!

October 6

Exam Ready!

Whether you are in the middle of taking mid-terms or preparing for them, this session will be provided by our friends in the Academic Success Center to help you prepare and improve your exam skills.  Join us in REC 225 for this interactive session!

Join Us!



Apply Today: Fall 2021 Childcare Assistance Scholarship 

Span Plan's Parent Support Fund is availble to help offset the costs of childcare for degree seeking, nontraditional undergraduate students enrolled through the West Lafayette campus. Application review will begin August 1st and awards will be made as funds are available through the fall term. 

Learn More!

Last Chance to Join us at Explorations Acres!

We are excited to go back to Exploration Acres with our Span Plan students and families on Saturay, October 9th!  However, registration for this event closes on 10/7.  Don't delay, get signed up before you miss out on this great afternoon fall tradition!

RSVP Today!

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.