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Purdue University

West Lafayette, IN
+1 765-494-1776
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Wilmeth Active Learning Center

My wife and I attended the dedication of the WALC today. It is located where the old power plant... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
Fishers, Indiana
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Spent some time at Purdue University recently. What a great place! Starting with a magnificent... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
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+1 765-494-1776
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I attended the dedication of the WALC today. It is located where the old power plant used to be directly across from the Bell Tower. It is the premier active learning center in the country utilizing advanced audio visual technologies, classroom design,...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Spent some time at Purdue University recently. What a great place! Starting with a magnificent campus and excellent layout and ending with efficient management, it's a well-run school. A well-spent $44, 000 per annum!

Thank Grover M
Reviewed 15 September 2017

My sister, 2 of my nephews and most importantly, my son all graduated from Purdue University! Amazing college and the campus is beautiful!

Thank jackiebee70
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

I love Purdue. As an alum, I can say the university is strongly supported by the community of W. Lafayette. A driver can expect certain traffic delays as the city is in repair and replace mode so the infrastructure is being constantly updated. Give yourself...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

I was shocked with how vast the campus is, the variety of sports activities , the CoRec sports center, the new Wilmeth advanced learning center, the restos! The Elliott music Hall, home to 6005 theatre seats! Amazing staff and students , eager to help everywhere-...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

great campus. the teachers, professors and other staff were very supportive. we felt pretty safe walking around the campus. the dorms were very neat and clean. the food at the halls was also good.

Thank ketansmehta
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Drove around to see the facility. Walked around and saw the Boilermaker statue and The Neal Armstrong Hall of Engineering.

Thank Paula C
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Purdue is a beautiful big 10 university. It's a beautiful campus that is undergoing many changes. We live close by and like to just take walks around the area for fun

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Purdue? More like Purdon't. With so much cultural diversity in West Lafayette, Indiana, there is so much more to do to enjoy life's finer things. Although I enjoyed the paternity parties, I would much rather spend a lovely afternoon in Prophetstown State Park. I was...More

1  Thank Explorer417
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Innovative and a pleasure to attend. Solid cultural value school that pledges to hold tuition at the same level for all four years. Outstanding in Engineering and the Sciences, Purdue is now comparable in ranking with University of Illinois & Georgia Tech all at a...More

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Response from Siobhan J | Reviewed this property |
We went to an open house. I would contact Purdue Admissions and see if they give you an escort, or guidance. It is a large beautiful campus and you may have specific points you want to see. It's like a small city.