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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Secondary School GPA: Recommended
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Hovde Hall of Administration West Lafayette, IN 47907-2040
Phone: (765) 494-4600
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Purdue University-Main Campus
  • Located in West Lafayette, IN
  • Public
  • 41,063 students enrolled
  • 57% admitted
  • $9,208 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • A Proud Boilermaker!
  • I am a current student here

    Learn how to manage your time well! First semester is typically tough to adapt to due to the academic rigor and social environment, but know that it gets much better. Study hard, but know when to relax!

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  • Random Purdue Student
  • I am a current student here

    It's important to have some variety when you apply. Purdue will want to see that you have academic rigor, but that you also have other interests in other activities. Little things like a language club or volunteering at the local library are all items you should try to have.

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  • I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    Keep your options open. Identifying what major(s) that will get you to the career you want will help with narrowing what college you will attend. Do what you are passionate about. If you don't love what you are learning about there is no point in learning it.

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  • Christina from Gurnee, IL
  • I am a current student here

    Please, please, please, please stay focused. I know how tempting it is to say that you can go out for an hour and you'll get to that assignment later. But trust me, easier said than done. College is the best, worst, craziest, easiest, and most stressful part of your life. Sometimes all at the same time. But you're here for a reason. To educate yourself. Don't get all wrapped up in the glories of adulthood because your childhood will pass you by. And the one thing I miss the most is my easy-going childhood.

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