Frequently Asked Questions

How do I register for the Virtual Graduate Showcase?

Registration is now closed. To sign up for our mailing list click here.

Using a cellular device or tablet to access the Grad Showcase platform?

Please download the Webex Events App (Socio) in your app store.

How do I qualify for an application fee waiver?

There is a two-step process required to complete the Application Fee Waiver for the Purdue University Virtual Graduate Showcase. In Step 1, you must earn the fee waiver and in Step 2, you must redeem the fee waiver. Note the deadlines for each of these steps, so that you are sure to receive the waiver. Visit Application Fee Waiver for details.

Who can receive the fee waiver?

The fee waiver is for applicants who apply to a graduate program in the College of Engineering. See the list of eligible programs here.

I have completed the 10 fee waiver questions, now what?

Students have until October 16 to complete the fee waiver questions on the Graduate Showcase platform. After October 16th, you will receive an email with more information on how to obtain your fee waiver. You may also check the website for more information under Application Fee Waiver.

What types of sessions are offered during the Graduate Showcase?

The 2023 Event Schedule is available here. There are sessions with faculty, staff, and current graduate students in the Purdue University College of Engineering. Live, interactive sessions will introduce you to our many degree programs and allow you to network with graduate students, faculty, and staff. Workshops will provide important information regarding the application process and funding opportunities.