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Purdue University

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Address: West Lafayette, IN
Phone Number: 7654941776

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Hail Purdue!

I love visiting the campus, such a perfect place to walk around and enjoy a perfect fall day. There are tons of new cafes and restaurant all around campus. Boiler Up!!!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Mike D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love visiting the campus, such a perfect place to walk around and enjoy a perfect fall day. There are tons of new cafes and restaurant all around campus. Boiler Up!!!

Thank Mike D
Shenzhen, China
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119 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

The staff at Purdue admission's office are knowledgable and helpful people! We appreciate they took the time to accommodate our visit and answer questions. We especially appreciate the Academic counselor in the Sciences college.

Thank Auri23
Rodney, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

I attended a conference at Purdue University over 30 years ago so the visit today brought back some fond memories and the facility is spectacular. Grounds are well maintained with great monuments and old buildings really make Purdue a wonderful place to visit and see

Thank TheBugGuy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

I was recently staying at a hotel that was close to the Purdue Campus so I took the opportunity to do a little driving and walking through the area. The campus layout is perfect for a student that is considering to live on campus, it appears that everything is so close and a student could literally walk to class and... More 

Thank Vincent W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016

We really enjoyed our tour and visit. It's definitely in a very rural area with many cornfields. However, there is a sufficient amount of hotels, restaurants, and stores in Lafayette.

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Stillwater, Minnesota
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25 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Went on a college tour with my son & was prepared to love Purdue...but I was underwhelmed! The college has beautiful old buildings, but many are in need of serious TLC on the inside (the auditorium with the beautiful mural had large chunks of ceiling pealing off, other building had broken stair rails, fixtures & signs, an auditorium style class... More 

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Norwalk, Iowa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016

Came to Purdue Campus with my Cousin, while on a visit form Iowa. She took me to the campus to see the Neil Armstrong building. I was very impressed with the whole campus. There was a lot of work going on, to some of the buildings and other places. Yet it was still a well kept campus, clean and alive!... More 

Thank Susan W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

We live only 15 minutes from campus for the past 50+ years. I am a proud alum with 3 children who are as well, my husband their father has been on staff for 30 years. We bleed black and gold. Funny story our daughter took a job out of state and still had a Purdue vanity plate on her car... More 

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West Lafayette
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2016

A quick stop at the visitor center, located in the Memorial Union in the heart of campus, will give you an introduction to Purdue's prominence in engineering and aerospace. A few blocks to the south at the Dauch Alumni Center there are displays about prominent alumni, including the first and last man to walk on the moon. And a few... More 

Thank Mack3065
Wellington, FL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Was recently at Purdue and West Lafayette to escort my son to a summer Engineering program. We both were very impressed with what we saw and experienced. First, the campus is beautiful. It has a mixture of older buildings with contemporary ones. The Neil Armstrong Hall is a must to see. The grounds are beautifully taken care of, lush grassy... More 

Thank DebbieWellington_FL

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