Admitted Student Information

CONGRATULATIONS!

You've been admitted into a Purdue Polytechnic major!

Daniel Castro

Congratulations, and welcome to the Purdue family! Your accomplishments have led you to our excellent college, the Purdue Polytechnic, and we are thrilled to have you join us. You belong here, so don’t delay and accept your offer soon and begin planning the next exciting phase of your journey on the Purdue University campus. Keep up the hard work to finish your high school career strong, and I look forward to meeting you soon. Boiler up!

Daniel Castro
Purdue Polytechnic Dean

 Meet Miss Toni!

You don’t know it yet, but Toni Munguia, our director of Recruitment, Retention and Diversity will likely become your go-to person on campus when you have questions regarding just about anything Purdue-related. (And if she doesn’t have the answer to your question, she probably knows someone who does.)

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Attend an Event

You have several virtual and in-person visit opportunities to connect directly with students, faculty and staff of Purdue Polytechnic. Choose as many of these options as you like!

Find the collection of our previous and upcoming departmental and college-wide broadcasts on our Polytechnic Live page.

Note: All events are listed in EST.

Events for all Admitted Students

Purdue's for Me

Purdue’s for Me is a unique opportunity for admitted students and their family to explore all that Purdue has to offer in-person and if it’s the right fit for them. This full-day program includes information sessions; meet-and-greets with current students, advisors, and faculty, and a campus and residence hall tour. This is a university-sponsored event.

Choose a Purdue's for Me Date

Student Ambassador Q&A Session
(before Purdue's for Me)

If you’ll be arriving to the Greater Lafayette area the night before your “Purdue’s For Me” date, join our Polytechnic Student Ambassadors for some snacks and learn about the Polytechnic Institute from their perspective. Our Polytechnic Student Ambassadors will host you and your family in an informal session to answer your questions while enjoying some light refreshments.

February 18, 2024 - 7:00PM EST February 22, 2024 - 7:00PM EST March 3, 2024 - 7:00PM EST March 17, 2024 - 7:00PM EST March 21, 2024 - 7:00PM EST March 31, 2024 - 7:00PM EST April 8, 2024 - 7:00PM EST

Live Q&A on YouTube

During these live Q&A discussions, our panelists of professors, academic advisors, students and/or alumni answer your questions regarding specific departments and topics.

Student Life Broadcast - February 20, 2024 - 7:00PM EST

Information Sessions

During these live, online presentations, students admitted to a major in the Polytechnic Institute at Purdue University learn about campus resources, such as student support services and opportunities for engagement and involvement. We also discuss the types of career offers that our graduates have received. The sessions include a Q&A portion with our hosting staff member and current students. Registration is required.

February 29, 2024 - 7:00PM EST March 28, 2024 - 7:00PM EST April 11, 2024 - 7:00PM EST

Student Chat

These Zoom chat sessions connect you with current students who could be your classmates soon! Ask them how they found their fit on Purdue’s campus and all about Purdue Polytechnic classes and extracurriculars. Registration is required.

April 1, 2024 - 7:00PM EST

Events for Schools and Departments

School of Aviation and Transportation Technology

This includes students admitted into the following majors: Aeronautical Engineering Technology, Aerospace Financial Analysis, Airline Management and Operations, Airport Management and Operations, Aviation Management, Professional Flight, Unmanned Aerial Systems

 

Live Q&A on YouTube

During these live Q&A discussions, our panelists of professors, academic advisors, students and/or alumni answer your questions regarding specific departments and topics.

February 6, 2024 - 7:00PM EST


Department of Computer Graphics Technology

This includes students admitted into the following majors: Animation and Visual Effects, Data Visualization, Game Development and Design, UX Design, Web Programming and Design

 

Live Q&A on YouTube

During these live Q&A discussions, our panelists of professors, academic advisors, students and/or alumni answer your questions regarding specific departments and topics.

March 20, 2024 - 7:00PM EST


Department of Computer and Information Technology

This includes students admitted into the following majors: Computer and Information Technology, Computing Infrastructure and Network Engineering Technology Degree, Cybersecurity, Data Analytics, Technologies and Applications, Systems Analysis and Design

 

Live Q&A on YouTube

During these live Q&A discussions, our panelists of professors, academic advisors, students and/or alumni answer your questions regarding specific departments and topics.

This broadcast has been postponed due to unforeseen circumstances. If it's able to be rescheduled, new information will be emailed to CIT admits.

See this page for CIT frequently asked questions.


School of Construction Management Technology

This includes students admitted into the following majors: Building Information Modeling, Construction Management Technology, Design and Construction Integration

 

Live Q&A on YouTube

During these live Q&A discussions, our panelists of professors, academic advisors, students and/or alumni answer your questions regarding specific departments and topics.

February 13, 2024 - 7:00PM EST


School of Engineering Technology

This includes students admitted into the following majors: Audio Engineering Technology, Automation and Systems Integration Engineering Technology, Computer Engineering Technology, Digital Enterprise Systems, Electrical Engineering Technology, Industrial Engineering Technology, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Mechatronics Engineering Technology, Robotics Engineering Technology, Smart Manufacturing Industrial Informatics, Supply Chain and Sales Engineering Technology

 

Live Q&A on YouTube

During these live Q&A discussions, our panelists of professors, academic advisors, students and/or alumni answer your questions regarding specific departments and topics.

March 19, 2024 - 7:00PM EST


Department of Technology Leadership and Innovation

This includes students admitted into the following majors: Engineering-Technology Teacher Education, Human Resources Development, Organizational Leadership

 

Live Q&A on YouTube

During these live Q&A discussions, our panelists of professors, academic advisors, students and/or alumni answer your questions regarding specific departments and topics.

March 5, 2024 - 7:00PM EST

Events to Enhance Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging

Events to Enhance Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging

Student Chat

These Zoom chat sessions connect you with current students who could be your classmates soon! Ask them how they found their fit on Purdue’s campus and all about Purdue Polytechnic classes and extracurriculars. Registration is required.

February 12, 2024 - 7:00PM EST

Your Polytechnic, Your Success Indianapolis

Learn more about your future at Purdue while you enjoy dinner with other admitted students, current students, faculty and staff from the Purdue Polytechnic Institute. This event is hosted in Indianapolis, IN and is meant for admits within the Indianapolis area. Registration is required.

February 28, 2024 - 5:30PM EST

Your Polytechnic, Your Success NW Indiana

Learn more about your future at Purdue while you enjoy dinner with other admitted students, current students, faculty and staff from the Purdue Polytechnic Institute. This event is hosted in Merrillville, IN and is meant for admits within the NW Indiana/Chicagoland area. Registration is required.

March 6, 2024 - 5:30PM CST

Events for Female Students

Events for Female Students

Student Chat

These Zoom chat sessions connect you with current students who could be your classmates soon! Ask them how they found their fit on Purdue’s campus and all about Purdue Polytechnic classes and extracurriculars. Registration is required.

March 4, 2024 - 7:00PM

Events for Parents and Families

Events for Parents and Families

Parent/Family Chats

Sign up for a Zoom chat session where you can ask helpful Polytechnic staff your questions about all things Purdue and the Polytechnic. Choose a session below that works for you. Registration is required.

February 1, 2024 - 7:00PM EST March 7, 2024 - 7:00PM EST April 4, 2024 - 7:00PM EST

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