Purdue University College of Engineering acknowledges that we are located in the traditional homelands of the Woodland People. We honor and appreciate these indigenous caretakers which include the Bodéwadmik (Potawatomi), Lenape (Delaware), Myaamia (Miami), and Shawnee People.
Located on the first floor of Neil Armstrong Hall, the Minority Engineering Program offers services and information to all students, especially those from historically under-represented groups, namely African American, Hispanic American, and Native American.
Make your mark. Be part of the nation’s first Women In Engineering Program! Purdue University’s Women in Engineering Program (WIEP) helps women and girls discover their inner engineer. From mentoring to career development, WIEP continually encourages current and future women engineering students by providing interesting and engaging programming relevant to their lives. WIEP programs are a place to learn, discover, and explore aspects of engineering and connect with others who are also interested.
The Native American Educational and Cultural Center, Latino Cultural Center, Black Cultural Center, and Asian American and Asian Resource and Cultural Center provide resources, events, and services to the entire community.
The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) Center provides programming that engages the entire Purdue campus and community on LGBTQ issues through events, lecture series, and support of a discrimination-free environment.
An employee organization established in 2018 by and for LGBTQ+ faculty, staff, and graduate students. Learn about upcoming events and resources.
Numerous student organizations, whether specifically for graduate students or blending undergraduate and graduate students, celebrate a wide range of cultures, ethnicities, and more. Search the database of all student organizations to find organizations of interest to you.
Purdue is proud to be a leading partner with the Sloan Foundation Indigenous Graduate Partnership, one of only 7 universities across the United States. This program provides funding for outstanding American Indian and Alaska Native students who are pursuing research-based masters and PhD degrees
Learn about programs and opportunities with the Graduate School.
Learn about upcoming campus-wide events and link to resources of interest.