Purdue Day of Giving

Events Celebrating Purdue Day of Giving

This site will be continuously updated with new events as details become available. Check back closer to April 27 for a full listing of events happening on Purdue Day of Giving.

8:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Purdue Foundation Student Board PAY IT FORWARD Event.

Students can join in building a better, stronger, more affordable Purdue by stopping by one of the three Purdue Foundation Student Board's stations between 8am – 4pm: Students who Pay It Forward at one of the stations will receive a wristband.

Locations: STADIUM Mall, BRNG Lobby, and LWSN Lobby.

8:30 - 2:00 p.m.
Civil Engineering Day of Giving Celebration. Beverages, snacks and swag throughout the Day for students, staff, faculty and alums who participate in photo ops, social messaging, challenges and giving. Leaderboard updates located at Woods Commons.
9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
FREE Coffee and Donuts at the Krannert Drawing Room. You "DONUT" want to miss #PurdueDayofGiving at #PurdueKrannert! All faculty, staff, and students are invited to join us for free coffee and donuts as we kick off the day!
9:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Chalkboard. The Ambassadors are creating another chalkboard for students, faculty and staff to share their feelings about Purdue. They will also have music and a fun way to take pictures of those writing on the board and instantly share on social media. The board will be in Kurz Atrium at Armstrong Hall.
9:00 - 4:00 p.m.
HHS Command Central. Open house all day in Stone Hall Lobby. Lunch for all Faculty & Staff from 11:30-1:30.
9:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Day of Giving Celebration. We will have leaderboards, food, and music set up on both the Calumet and North Central campuses getting students/faculty/staff excited and involved in Day of Giving.
10:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Write a Thank You Get a Donut Event. Scholarship students are invited to come write a thank you note and get a Mary Lou donut from 10-2 on Purdue Day of Giving. The event will be in the PFEN lobby.
10:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Celebrate Purdue Day of Giving with the College of Science! Come to Lawson Commons to get involved in the excitement of Purdue Day of Giving! Snap photos with our Purdue Science hashtag, tweet for a treat, and sign thank you cards to donors! Come enjoy free food, fun, and giveaways!
11:00 - 12:00 p.m.
Elizabeth Hopper Walk for Literacy. The College of Education is proud to partner with Café Literato and Faith West on April 27th to support students in the College of Education pursuing a career in literacy through the Elizabeth Hopper Walk for Literacy.

Time Location
11:00 a.m. People gather at Founders Park by Loeb Fountain
11:30 a.m. Walk to Café Literato/Faith West begins
12:00 p.m. Celebration at Faith West/Café Literato begins
11:30 - 1:30 p.m.
PMO Student Event. PMO students will be on the lawn in front of Bailey Hall (inside Bailey Hall if raining). They are having a pizza party and will be taking photos with the day of giving signs and logo. We will have music and PMO staff and members of the Student life development team will be present.
5:00 - 9:00 p.m.

BOILER BASH. For one night only, battle your friends in Zorb ball races, big glove boxing, giant tricycle races, and more. DJ SuSpence will be spinning tracks all night. The top three participating units or student organizations with the most attendees will receive a $100 donation. Enjoy complimentary gourmet cotton candy. Admission and entertainment are FREE!

Location: Córdova Rec Center.

6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Purdue Libraries Study Break Activities. Purdue University Libraries Study Break Event - Blow Your Stress Away with sidewalk chalk and bubbles. Located at Hicks Undergraduate Library (Hicks Common Area).