Alumni & Post-Grads

Location
West Lafayette, IN
Undergrads
29,360
Tuition (in-state)
$28,702 ($9,900)
Admission Difficulty
Average
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Alumni & Post-Grads

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Alumni Office
Dauch Alumni Center
403 W. Wood St.
Phone: (800) 414-1541; (765) 494-5175
Fax: (765) 494-9179
purduealumni@purdue.edu
www.purduealumni.org
Alumni Services
Purdue alumni are eligible for alumni e-mail, an e-mail forwarding, and the opportunity for nationwide tours and travel at a reduced rate. Alumni can also become active in one of 125 Purdue alumni clubs worldwide.
Alumni Publications
The Alumnus is a bimonthly publication that lets you stay in touch with your fellow classmates through the popular "Alum News" section.
Major Alumni Events
  • Gala Week is hailed as a "time for remembrance," and includes parades, dances, and formal dinners.
  • Homecoming takes place in October and features a football game.
  • The IU/PU game is a chance for the Boilermakers to cheer their team onto victory against their bitter rivals and retain their hold on the Old Oaken Bucket.
  • Tuesday Breakfasts are featured each fall, when the Purdue Alumni Association hosts a series of breakfasts featuring special guests from campus.
Famous Alumni
  • Neil Armstrong – first man on the moon
  • George Ade – humorist
  • Eugene A. Cernan – last man on the moon
  • Kallie Khouri – Oscar-winning screenwriter of "Thelma and Louise" and "Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood"
  • John T. McCutcheon – editorial cartoonist
  • Orville Redenbacher – business leader and popcorn entrepreneur
  • David Ross – inventor, manufacturer
  • R. Games Slayter – inventor of fiberglass
  • Booth Tarkington – novelist
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