Purdue University-Main Campus

Acceptance Rate 60 %
SAT Average 1,315
Tuition & Fees $28,794
Student Population 6,106
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $9,844

PU Academic Overview

Purdue University-Main Campus (PU) is a public, 4 or more years institute located in West Lafayette, Indiana. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 tuition & fees of Purdue University-Main Campus is $9,992 for Indiana residents and $28,794 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and total 6,106 students are enrolled into PU. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 60% and the graduation rate is 82% last year.
The salary after graduation from Purdue University-Main Campus varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $62,200. You can check the average salary by major program at area of study page.

PU 2020 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2019-2020, Purdue University-Main Campus tuition and fees are $9,992 for Indiana residents and $28,794 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2020 tuition and fees are $9,992 for in-state students and $28,794 for out-of-state students.
Purdue University-Main Campus 2020 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] Purdue University-Main Campus 2019-2020 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics at PU

Next chart illustrates the 2020 key academic stats at PU. The acceptance rate of PU is 60% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 25%. The average graduation rate is 82% and no students have transferred out from the school. Total 6,106 students are attending PU including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. The average received amount of financial aid is $9,844 and 51 students received grants of scholarship aid (0.99% of total undergraduate students). Total 6,106 students are attending PU including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
[Chart] Purdue University-Main Campus Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Purdue University-Main Campus is 60 %.
Graduation Rate for Purdue University-Main Campus is 82 %
Retention Rate for Purdue University-Main Campus is 92 %
Student Population for Purdue University-Main Campus is 6,106
Student to Faculty Rate for Purdue University-Main Campus is 13 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,844 at Purdue University-Main Campus.

Purdue University-Main Campus Directory Information

Directory Information - Purdue University-Main Campus
AddressHovde Hall of Administration, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2040
Online Applicationwww.admissions.purdue.edu/apply/apply.php
Financial Aidwww.purdue.edu/dfa/
Net Price Calculatorwww.purdue.edu/DFA/estimator
Veterans Tuitionwww.purdue.edu/registrar/currentStudents/residency/index.html
Disability Servicewww.purdue.edu/studentsuccess/specialized/drc/

Offered Degrees at Purdue University-Main Campus

PU offers 379 major programs through online and on-site education where 29 programs are available through distance learning. Next table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Programs at Purdue University-Main Campus
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate202
Associate's Degree90
Bachelor's Degree1491
Post Bachelor's Degree327
Master's Degree8218
Post Master's Degree110
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship711
Doctor's degree - professional practice50

Special Learning Opportunities

Purdue University-Main Campus offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities at Purdue University-Main Campus
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:14,213)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,398)

Veterans Benefits

Purdue University-Main Campus has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits at Purdue University-Main Campus
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges