Exploring Engineering at Purdue

Save the Date: Monday, October 17, 2022
Explore Purdue Engineering during a college campus visit, geared toward women in their junior and senior year of high school!
  • Design your own schedule! Attend specific engineering sessions and tour campus or a student dorm, all while connecting with engineering students, Purdue staff and alumnae. 
  • If on campus Sunday evening, October 16, meet with representative(s) from engineering areas and clubs, then take an engineering lab tour. 
  • Discover why Purdue Engineering might be right for you!

Intended Agenda (EDT)

  • 7:30 a.m.      Check In (Stewart Center)
  • 8:00 a.m.      Welcome Session
  • 8:05 a.m.      Office of Future Engineers Overview (all)
  • 8:25 a.m.      Admissions Overview (all)
  • 9:00 a.m.    *Engineering Session 1 (student); Purdue Affordability or Q&A Session (parent/guardian).
  • 10:00 a.m.   *Engineering Session 2 (student); Purdue Affordability or Q&A Session (parent/guardian)
  • 11:00 a.m.     Professional Career Panels (all); Student Panels (all)
  • 12:00 p.m.     Customize your own time for lunch and/or extra-curricular's
  • 1:45 p.m.      Choose one session for all to attend:
    1. Global Engineering Programs and Partnerships (GEPP) - all about globally competent engineers and global impact. Study or Work Abroad, Global Service Learning, Global Research and Scholarships.
    2. Engineering Projects in Community Service (EPICS) - a service-learning design program. Student teams' partner with local and global organizations to address human, community, and environmental needs.
    3. Goss Scholars - previously Honors Program and provides First-Year Engineering students who have demonstrated scholastic excellence to engage with high achieving students in transformational experiences.
    4. Professional Practice (Co-Op)- the traditional Co-Op program has been combined with a variety of work schedules. Our aim is to meet varying individual student needs with varying practical learning opportunities.
    5. Vertically Integrated Projects (VIP) - engaging in interdisciplinary and vertically-integrated project teams working in authentic, extended research and design projects related to research and design challenges.
  • 2:30 p.m.       Engineering Campus or Residence Hall Tour (all)
  • 4:00 p.m.       End of Program
Individuals of all races, genders, and backgrounds are welcome.

*Students click here to review the possibilities for your 9:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. Engineering Sessions!

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