Student Resources for Winter 2023-2024

Normal business operations will occur from December 18 - 21 and January 2 - 5.  However, many faculty and staff will be on Winter Recess from December 22 through January 1. Please review the information below to learn what resources are available to faculty, staff, and students for questions related to Winter Session coursework during Winter Recess. 

Office of Summer and Winter Sessions
Academic Success Center
Disability Resource Center
  • Disability Resource Center
  • Closed on December 22 to January 1.
  • Available via email at on December 25-29.
    • Please make sure to  reference Winter Session in the subject line of your email.
Division of Financial Aid
  • Financial Aid
  • Closed on December 22 to January 1.
  • Available via email at on December 25-29.
    • Please make sure to reference Winter Session in the subject line of your email.
Mental Health & Wellness

Therapy Assistance Online (TAO) is a new web and app-based mental health resource courtesy of CAPS (replacing WellTrack ). TAO is available to students, faculty, and staff anytime by creating an account on the TAO Connect website or downloading the app from the App Store or Google Play. It offers free, confidential well-being resources through a self-guided program informed by psychotherapy research and strategies that provide assistance to help overcome anxiety, depression, and other concerns. It provides accessible and effective resources, including short videos, brief exercises, and self-reflection tools. See the CAPS TAO web page for more details and a Q&A.

If you find yourself struggling to find a healthy balance between academics, social life, stress, etc., sign up for free one-on-one virtual sessions with a Purdue Wellness Coach at RecWell . Student coaches can help you navigate through barriers and challenges toward your goals throughout the session. Sign up is free and can be done on BoilerConnect.   

Office of the Bursar
Office of International Students and Scholars
Office of the Dean of Students
Office of the Registrar
Purdue IT Support
Purdue On-Campus Writing Lab (OWL)
Purdue University Police Department
Study Abroad Office
  • Study Abroad Office
  • Closed on December 22 to January 1.
  • If an emergency occurs, participating students should contact their program leader. All other callers should contact the Purdue University Police Department (PUPD) at 765/494-8221. PUPD will connect emergency callers with staff from the Study Abroad Office. 
Teaching and Learning Technologies
University Residences
  • University Residences
  • Smalley Center and hall offices will be closed December 21 st  4pm-January 2 nd. Residents can return to halls at no charge beginning at 8:00am on January 3rd. Meredith South, Hawkins, First Street, Hillenbrand, and Cary Quad Offices will remain open during the winter break.
  • Residents can sign up for   Winter Break Housing  if they wish to stay on-campus. Deadline to sign up for Winter Break Housing is December 5 th   . Dining will be closed during winter break.
  • For those staying with us over Winter, on-call support will be available. On-Call phone numbers will be posted in the lobby of each hall.
University Undergraduate Academic Advising