Family Day—Visits and Tours
College of Agriculture – Jay Akridge, Dean
Memorial Mall - tent on the north end of the mall
Enjoy pancakes and sausage served by Ag Council and other ag student leaders. College of Ag departments and student organizations will have exhibits in the tent, and faculty and staff will be on hand for visiting.
Register to win cool Purdue prizes. You do not have to be present to win, and we’ll mail prizes to the winners so that you don’t have to take anything back to your car before the game.
There is not a formal program, but Dean Jay Akridge and Associate Dean Marcos Fernandez will make brief welcome remarks at 10:00 a.m. Feel free to drop in any time during our serving hours and stay as long as you like to enjoy the food and the fellowship.
Contact Name: Kelly Lough
Phone Number: (765) 494-8481
College of Education – Maryann Santos de Barona, Dean
Stop by the College of Education’s Homecoming tent on Stadium Mall from 9:00-11:00 am. Visit with our Dean, our faculty, staff, student ambassadors – and pick up your gold and black spirit beads!
Contact Name: Georgia Leavitt
Phone Number: (765) 494-7962
College of Engineering – Leah H. Jamieson, John A. Edwardson Dean of Engineering
The schools and programs within the College of Engineering will provide opportunities for parents and students to meet with the Purdue Engineering family, including faculty, staff and students representing each school. Representatives from the Women in Engineering program (WIEP) and the Engineering Projects in Community Service (EPICS) will also be available. This is an excellent opportunity for undecided engineering students to learn more about the variety of engineering disciplines and programs offered at Purdue University. Tours of selected buildings and labs will be available.
Please visit the following schools in the Neil Armstrong Hall of Engineering Kurz Atrium and in the College of Engineering tents at the east end of Stadium Mall:
Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
Construction Engineering and Management
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Environmental and Ecological Engineering
Engineering Education (Engineering Leadership @ Purdue)
Engineering Projects in Community Service (EPICS)
Women in Engineering Program (WIEP)
Contact Name: Kim Yoder
Phone Number: (765) 494-0900
College of Health and Human Sciences – Christine M. Ladisch, Dean
HHS Homecoming Tent on Stadium Mall
HHS Families are invited to tailgate with HHS alumni, faculty and staff from the following academic units:
- Consumer Science
- Health and Kinesiology
- Health Sciences
- Hospitality and Tourism Management
- Human Development and Family Studies
- Nutrition Sciences
- Psychological Sciences
- Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences
Come join in the HHS Family Day and Homecoming festivities. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or 765-494-8533.
Contact Name: Teresa Eloff
Phone Number: (765) 494-8533
School of Nursing
Join the School of Nursing, fellow alumni, friends and family as we celebrate our 50th Anniversary. Tour the Center of Nursing Education (JNSN 108) and meet faculty, staff and current nursing students. Reconnect with fellow classmates, see what is new within the School of Nursing and on campus. Make plans to join us as we celebrate our golden anniversary! Like us on facebook!
Contact Name: Roxanne Martin
Phone Number: (765) 494-4003
College of Liberal Arts - Irwin Weiser, Dean
Stop by the College of Liberal Arts Homecoming tent from 9:00 - 11:00 am on Stadium Mall. We will have advisors on hand to talk with parents and students.
Contact Name: John Crosby
Phone Number: (765) 494-6502
Krannert School of Management – P. Chris Earley, Dean and James Brooke Henderson Professor of Management
Krannert Families are invited to stop by the Krannert School of Management Homecoming tent on Stadium Mall.
Contact Name: Lou M. Underwood
Phone Number: (765) 494-0901
College of Pharmacy – Craig K. Svensson, Dean
The College of Pharmacy will host a Scholarship Recognition Program for freshman pre-pharmacy & B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences students, their families and pharmacy faculty and staff. Pharmacy will congratulate the scholarship recipients on their scholastic achievements. This is an excellent opportunity for parents and students to converse with College of Pharmacy Academic Advisor's, pharmacy student representatives and faculty and staff. An informal reception for families and students will be held in the lobby of Forney (FRNY G-140) at 9:00 a.m., prior to the recognition event. (Refreshments will be served)
Contact Name: Deborah Lewis
Phone Number: (765) 496-6353
College of Science – Jeff Roberts, Dean
The College of Science will host a reception for students and families in the commons of Lawson Computer Science building. Faculty, Academic Advisors, and student representatives will be on hand to answer questions. Light refreshments will be served.
Contact Name: Janelle Musch
Phone Number: (765) 494-1857
College of Technology – Gary R. Bertoline, Dean
10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Please stop by the College of Technology Family Day / Homecoming tent from 9:00-11:00 am. Visit with our faculty, staff and students. More detailed information will be available on our College of Technology Homepage at www.tech.purdue.edu
Contact Name: Jacqueline Brown
Phone Number: (765) 496-3659
Exploratory Studies (formerly USP) - Susan K. Aufderheide, Director
Exploratory Studies will host a reception in STEW 306 for all current and former USP students and their family members. We will also be recognizing our scholarship recipients at 10:00 a.m. Please join the Exploratory Studies academic advisors for conversation and breakfast-style refreshments.
Contact Name: Jennifer McDonald
Phone Number: (765) 494-0843