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See how many students applied, accepted, and enrolled at PUC. Learn more about students’ high school preparation and test scores.
Learn about costs to attend PUC and how much financial aid is typically awarded.
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Learn more about professors, where students live, and campus safety at PUC.
Discover ways to be actively involved in your education at PUC – inside and outside the classroom.
See which majors are most popular at PUC and what recent graduates plan to do after earning their bachelor's degree.
Discover how many students who start at PUC finish their bachelor's degree and how long it takes.
Figure out what learning gains to expect in critical thinking, writing, and other important subjects at PUC.
An academically comprehensive regional university and part of the internationally respected Purdue University system. Located in Hammond, Indiana less than 25 miles southeast of downtown Chicago, near the shores of Lake Michigan. A 20-building, 202-acre neighborhood residential campus, offers apartment-style, private bedroom living for 745 students (plus accommodations at a local apartment complex ) as well as an Academic Learning Center in nearby Merrillville, Indiana.
Purdue University Calumet, with roots dating back to the World War II era, is part of the internationally respected Purdue University system. Purdue Calumet's 202-acre, 20-building, attractive neighborhood campus is located in Hammond, Ind., less than a mile north of Interstate 80/94, within three miles of the Indiana/Illinois state line and 25 miles southeast of downtown Chicago. Purdue Calumet offers apartment style student houses in The University Village. Additionally, classes are offered off-site at The Academic Learning Center, some 20 miles southeast in Merrillville, Indiana. PUC offers 14 master’s programs, 34 baccalaureate programs with additional areas of specialization, 32 certificate programs as well as an associates program in Emergency Medical Services. More than 42,000 Purdue degrees have been awarded at PUC. Effective Fall 2008, Purdue University Calumet will be one of few universities nationally to require experiential learning curricular components by all undergraduate students.