November 26–December 5

Don’t miss the thrill of bidding on exclusive Purdue memorabilia, autographed items, special experiences, gift cards, and more! This is the perfect time to stock up on one-of-a-kind gifts for the holidays, and all proceeds support the Purdue Scholarship Fund.

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)


Purdue for Life Annual Weekend in Naples

Purdue for Life’s Annual Weekend in Naples, Florida, scheduled for February 9–13, 2022, is the perfect opportunity to connect with loyal alumni and friends. These are exciting times to be a Boilermaker, and we can’t wait to be together again!


Volunteers Brave Weather to Complete Purdue Day of Service Mission

Kathleen Rose (LA’76) has Purdue University in her blood and a strong desire to give back in her heart. Nothing was going to keep her away from the inaugural Purdue Day of Service, which took place October 29 on Purdue’s West Lafayette campus.


$2.5 Million Gift Names Purdue Memorial Union Ground Floor

On October 1, the Purdue University Board of Trustees approved naming the ground floor of the Purdue Memorial Union for the family of Bob and Judy Atlas in recognition of a $2.5 million gift from the Robert and Judith Atlas Family Foundation.