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Grandparents University

JOIN US FOR GRANDPARENTS UNIVERSITY 2024

Get ready to learn, laugh, and create lasting memories at Grandparents University! Boilermaker grandparents and their grandchildren, ages 7–14, will have the opportunity to pick a major, attend classes, and graduate—all while strengthening the bonds between the young and young at heart!

July 18–19 // July 25–26

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MAJORS

Make and break bones. Watch a snake surgery. Create a monster. Even reach inside of a cow’s stomach! There’s a major to match every interest, giving grandparents and grandchildren the opportunity to learn with each other and from each other under the guidance of Boilermaker experts.

Major Badges

MAJORS

Make and break bones. Watch a snake surgery. Create a monster. Even reach inside of a cow’s stomach! There’s a major to match every interest, giving grandparents and grandchildren the opportunity to learn with each other and from each other under the guidance of Boilermaker experts.

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Experience Purdue beyond its classrooms! Enjoy engaging field trips that take you behind-the-scenes of the university, surround yourself with Boilermaker spirit during a block party, and walk across the same stage as Purdue graduates during your own commencement.

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Experience Purdue beyond its classrooms! Enjoy engaging field trips that take you behind-the-scenes of the university, surround yourself with Boilermaker spirit during a block party, and walk across the same stage as Purdue graduates during your own commencement.

BE IN THE KNOW

You can be among the first to receive updates about Grandparents University 2024, including information about registration, by completing the form below!

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Questions? Contact us!

Office of Special Events
765-494-0900
specialevents@purdueforlife.org

Questions? Contact us!

Office of Special Events
765-494-0900
specialevents@purdueforlife.org

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BE IN THE KNOW

You can be among the first to receive updates about Grandparents University 2024, including information about registration, by completing the form below!

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

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QUESTIONS? CONTACT US!

If you are a Purdue faculty or staff member interested in being an instructor for Grandparents University 2024, please email Leslie Fernung, director of lifelong learning, at lafernung@purdueforlife.org.
Office of Special Events                Phone: 765-494-0900               Email: specialevents@purdueforlife.org