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Purdue University Fort Wayne

Purdue University Fort Wayne is located in Indiana’s second-largest city and offers a traditional campus experience within a thriving metropolitan setting. 

About

History

After many years of offering courses at separate locations in Fort Wayne, Indiana University and Purdue University opened the combined campus of Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne in 1964.

Education

As part of the venerable Purdue University system, students earn undergraduate and graduate degrees from one of the most trusted and prestigious brands in higher education.

Research

University Research and Innovation promotes and supports student and faculty research.

Career

Purdue University Fort Wayne employees can pursue exciting career paths in an environment that fosters a quality work life for faculty and staff. Our Career Services area provides a variety of resources for students

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GSSA 2019

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Services

Housing services

Individuals who are employed at Purdue University Fort Wayne, who believe they may be a person with a disability and would like to request reasonable accommodation(s) under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), are encouraged to contact Purdue University Fort Wayne Human Resources at 260-481-6840. The accommodation process applies to all Purdue University Fort Wayne employees including temporary and student employees.

Library services

Helmke Library will be a recognized leader in integrating the library into the mission and life of the university.

Walter E. Helmke Library creates a virtual and physical environment that supports the Purdue University Fort Wayne community in efforts to discover and access vital information. 

ICT services

IT Services operates and maintains the components of a campus network, including the wired and wireless networks and security appliances that protect it. A number of network resources are made available to faculty, staff, and students.

Medical services

Healthcare in the United States is very expensive. A simple visit to a doctor can cost hundreds of dollars, and staying in the hospital for a couple of days may cost a fortune. Therefore, health insurance is required at Purdue Fort Wayne for all international students. A Purdue Fort Wayne health-insurance plan is available to you, and a foreign health fee will be added to your bill each semester. 

Student Life

Campus life

Purdue University Fort Wayne is located in Indiana’s second-largest city and offers a traditional campus experience within a thriving metropolitan setting. As part of the venerable Purdue University system, students earn undergraduate and graduate degrees from one of the most trusted and prestigious brands in higher education.

Sports facilities

Purdue University Fort Wayne offers a number of Intramural Individual Sports and activities for students' participation.

Intramural Individual Sports and activities are a great way to meet new friends and stay active year around.

Feel free to browse through the pages listed on left and explore which individual sports and/or activities you might be interested in.

Student clubs

A variety of clubs, associations and societies. Numerous special-interest, diversity, culture, and religious groups. Honor societies. Fraternities and sororities. Club sports. Tailor your college experience to your exact interests by joining one (or two or three) of our more than 90 student organizations.

Accreditation

The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Schools and Colleges (NCA) is one of six agencies in the United States that provide institutional accreditation on a regional basis. Institutional accreditation evaluates an entire institution and accredits it as a whole. The Commission accredits approximately 1,100 institutions of higher education in a 19-state region and is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Student Reviews

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Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

Studying at Purdue made me realize what area of study was I passionate about and that was political science.

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