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Reviews 813 total reviews with an average rating of 3.4

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4 Recent Alumnus

Overall Experience: Purdue Calumet was a great school with great professors. The faculty and staff are always available and are really there for the students. I had a great experience there.

4 Recent Alumnus

Overall Experience: I actually like the school I just went they had more school activities that I can be apart of.

4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: College has been an interesting experience so far. Purdue Cal is a great school with a beautiful campus, and I've made some great friends.

1 person found this useful Report
5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: I graduated high school a year early, as a 17-year-old junior. Since I was so young, I didn't even consider moving out of the house. I'm extremely lucky that there is a Purdue campus within reasonable commuting distance of where I live. My dad attended Purdue Calumet for three years of his college experience, so attending the campus open house with his daughter was bittersweet.

4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: so far it's been great! I live, work & attend PUC Calumet. I've met "lifetime" friends already and really enjoy the atmosphere. Purdue Cal is in my hometown and I like it that way because I need to be close to my parents because my dad's health isn't very good and if I'm needed for any help from them, I'm right here! the college is clean & the grounds are well kept and very nicely planted. My school is unique because I like everything about it.

3 people found this useful Report
4 College Freshman

Overall Experience: The atmosphere of the school so far is great.

4 College Junior

Overall Experience: Great programs, merit-based scholarships, and helpful staff.

3 College Freshman

Overall Experience: So far I have discovered that college is not necessarily the right choice for everyone. There is a part of me that wishes I had just gone into the army and waited to go work on college. I feel like at this early in my life I have no real idea of what I want to do for the rest of my life and making me pick a major and pay for this education this soon is kind of wasteful. I really wish that there was some better system of doing things instead so that freshman in college aren't forced to pick a major but are rather sent out into the real world to gain experience in a field they are considering so that way by sophomore or junior year they feel confident in the major they are choosing.

3 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: My school isn't bad. It's a good school, it's just extremely boring and does not keep my attention. I also found out that my school does not do teachers certifications, so I am looking for other schools to transfer to

5 College Senior

Overall Experience: I have gone to Purdue Calumet for three years! It is an amazing school, and the campus is really on a whole new level. HDFS and Psychology majors will especially love the courses, professors, and materials that will be at their disposal!

1 person found this useful Report
4 College Senior

Overall Experience: Surprisingly big for smaller Purdue school very affordable. Professors are always willing to work one on one with you for extra help. Always have tutors in classes in case you need help. The programs at Purdue Calumet Hammond are great and there's a major for everyone. The athletic facilities are top of the line and improving yearly. What sets Purdue Cal from other schools is the professors they care about their students and really want us to succeed.

1 person found this useful Report
4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: There's always someone to talk to or to help with problems (in school/out of school). Most classes are fun and informative. I would choose this school because it is close to my home, and it really is a great school. There are always activities on campus or movies playing in the student lounge during down time. There are plenty of computers on campus to do homework during the breaks. Scheduling is easy and if there is problems the staff is always helpful.

1 person found this useful Report
5 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: Could not have asked for a better start!

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3 College Student

Campus Food: Tasty, though a bit of a walk from most of my classes and fairly pricy.

4 College Student

Campus Housing: Very spacious Co-ed dorms with all the amenities you need. Bedrooms are pretty small, but living area is comfortably sized Cost is reasonable for what you get.

3 College Student

Off-Campus Housing: The availability of off-campus housing is very limited. They fill up fast. The cost is okay, not too high.

1 person found this useful Report
4 College Student

Party Scene: The party scene at the school is great. The quality of them is very well chaperoned.

3 College Student

Off-Campus Dining: The off-campus dining options are exceptional.

4 College Student

Administration: The school is very strict on the things that matter. They really care about your safety.

1 person found this useful Report
3 College Student

Scholarships: The staff was very polite and helpful, though, I am still trying to figure out how to pay for my college since I did not get enough from FAFSA.

1 person found this useful Report
4 College Student

Campus Food: Though the food and beverages are a little high in price, they are very delicious. The meal plan really helps.

4 College Student

Campus Housing: The campus dorms are very acceptable. They are not only clean but exceptionally spacious. Very pleased!

4 College Freshman

Guys & Girls: There are some pretty attractive guys here. A lot of the guys are pretty cool.

4 College Freshman

Campus Quality: Nothing really to complain about; everything is pretty great.

1 person found this useful Report
4 College Freshman

Diversity: There's a lot of diversity on campus. My personal circle of friends are diverse; and a lot of the classes and people around the school are diverse.

1 person found this useful Report

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