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Purdue’s first-year programs take retention rates to an all-time high

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — When 18-year-old Naina Singh first arrived at Purdue, she was homesick like most freshmen and making the tough transition to college. But thanks to Purdue’s Boiler Gold Rush orientation program, she not only hung on, but two years later went on to chair the very same event. Singh is one of […]

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Stimulus dollars power Purdue to even greater value

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University officials on Tuesday (Sept. 8) announced a program to keep the institution one of the best values in the country. Purdue President France A. Córdova announced plans to rebate $250 of the $500 student success fee to Indiana undergraduate students for the 2010-2011 academic year using federal stimulus funds. […]

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Purdue ranks 22nd among nation’s public universities, 61st overall

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University ranked 22nd among the nation’s public universities and 61st among all universities, according to U.S. News & World Report magazine rankings released Thursday (Aug. 20). The ranking is a move up from Purdue’s ranking of 26th last year. Purdue ranked 61st among all universities, tied with Clemson University, Fordham […]

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Purdue in Princeton Review’s top 100 ‘best value’ colleges

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University is ranked in the Princeton Review’s list of 100 “best value” colleges for 2009, released Thursday (Jan. 8). The education services and test-prep company says the rankings, which appeared in USA Today, are an attempt to highlight “schools that provide high-quality academics at a reasonable price – either by […]

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