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Address: West Lafayette, IN
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PurdueEats Loves Purdue

Well, what more can I say. I went to college here and it was the best experience I have had! I have a degree in Hospitality and I am currently successfully working in that... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
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Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

Well, what more can I say. I went to college here and it was the best experience I have had! I have a degree in Hospitality and I am currently successfully working in that industry. I credit my success to the things that I learned during my time at Purdue. Boiler Up!

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

I know that it isn't exactly considered the best looking university but it is still number one in my mind. Love this place and always will. Always something to do in the area.

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

This is a beautiful campus yet a little hard to drive around with the one way roads. Plus there's a lot of construction going on. Purdue is a wonderful school!!

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Austin, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Not a bad college town, quaint amd filled with its own unique places/traditions. However nothing to special here, just another Midwest College (and a good one at that). Only worth visiting if you are looking at attending Purdue.

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

This is Trip Advisor so I rated Purdue as a place to visit. As a University it is world-class, particularly in Engineering, the sciences and agriculture, and at the forefront of making higher education affordable (there's been a tuition freeze for four years!) It gets a "5" as a university. But for casual visitors there's not a lot to see... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

West Lafayette, IN Is where Purdue University is located. This is the perfect midwest college town with everything in walking distance. The sports facilities are second to none, and the agricultural program/self suffiient farms are amaing, my niece attended their business school which was its own community located in a couple differnet buildings. The campus is green, and beautiful. Mthe... More 

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Buffalo, NY
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

What more can I say? Excellent education offered to those willing to work hard and study. Kids, GPA does matter and will open doors to higher salaries when you graduate. Purdue's name will open doors for you. Funny folks on the East coast thought Purdue was an Ivy school! Campus is easy to get around and is experiencing growing pains... More 

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Memphis
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

This school is great for academics but is reeking with drug activity and the greek letter mentality. The police seems to be turning its head away from the drug activity and prefers harassing students and visitors with parking violations.

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East Jordan, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Easy to get around. Friendly staff, faculty, and students. Our daughter transferred after 3 semesters at Univ. of South Carolina, very happy with her decision to become a Boilermaker, like her grandfather!

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Great school with lots of opportunity. Campus is beautiful and always being improved. President is the former Governor of Indiana.

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Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  West Lafayette

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