Purdue University is a large four-year university in the midsized suburb of West Lafayette, IN.
The school is on the semester calendar system and is a research university with very high research activity.
There are 34,653 undergraduate students and 11,256 graduate students at Purdue University.
The freshman class has 6,513 students.
Students attend full-time.
It is a very selective institution with a low transfer-in rate; 65% of students who apply to Purdue University are admitted and 33% of those admitted students attend the school.
The school has its own library and participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs for those who qualify. Purdue University is in the Big Ten Conference.
Most students attend for four or more years and there is a high undergraduate student population. Most undergraduates study professions or the arts and sciences.
There is high graduate student coexistence with the undergraduates.
Purdue University's President is France A. Cordova.