Holiday Silent Auction Benefits Scholarship Fund

Bid on one-of-a-kind gifts while supporting Boilermaker students during the third annual Holiday Silent Auction. Find exclusive Purdue memorabilia, fun experiences, gift cards, merchandise, and more. Place your bids November 25–December 4!

What is the Purdue for Life Foundation?

The Purdue for Life Foundation is your way to stay connected, get involved, and give back. We offer exciting ways for alumni and friends to engage with Purdue across a lifetime, plus countless opportunities for anyone who loves Purdue to provide support through private giving. That includes our President’s Council and John Purdue Club members!

PURDUE CONNECT: Your go-to destination for these resources and more

  • alumni directory
  • events registration
  • giving history and tax receipts
  • John Purdue Club points
  • Convos points
  • contact information and other details (see My Profile)
  • options for communications preferences (see My Profile)


Incentives Draw Remote Workers to Make Purdue Their Home

Interested in becoming neighbors with one of the world’s top universities? A new program called Work From Purdue is rolling out the welcome mat to remote workers with a benefits package that could be valued at over $8,000. Now is the perfect time to make Purdue your home!


Stay Connected. Get Involved. Dig Deep!

Join us for the second annual Purdue Day of Service on October 28, when volunteers from your Purdue family gather on campus to plant trees, perform beautification work, and get back to their roots. The work we do on this one day will be appreciated for generations to come!


Surprise Estate Gift Will Fund Decades of Cancer Research

Two casual but enlightening conversations over golf led to an unexpected bequest from late Purdue faculty member John Capaldi that has unlocked new opportunities for Purdue cancer researcher Philip Low.