Take your next giant leap as a Boilermaker!

The Purdue for Life Foundation—your lifelong link to Purdue—helps alumni and friends of our University stay connected, get involved, and give back.

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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)


Women’s Conference: “Design Your Journey”

On May 3–6, the Purdue Women’s Network presented an online conference designed to motivate, inspire, uplift, and connect Purdue women of all ages as they explore ideas, share insights, and design the life and career they want.


Volunteer Opportunities for You

Help students land a job. Serve with the alumni club in your area. Share your expertise through in-person and virtual workshops. Your options for volunteering are as wide open as your interests!


In Memoriam: Leroy Keyes

Two new giving opportunities, to establish a diversity fellowship in intercollegiate athletics leadership and to name the Purdue Athletics Intercollegiate Hall of Fame in his honor, commemorate the life and legacy of football great Leroy Keyes.