Lifelong Learning

The Purdue for Life Foundation is your portal for educational opportunities delivered beyond Purdue’s campus. Explore online courses for degree-seeking students, employees seeking professional development, or learners simply inspired by the joy of gaining new knowledge.

Broaden your mind. Build your career. Discover the opportunities for learning across your lifetime!

You’re Not Alone: Smashing the Stigma

Purdue alum Zach Westerbeck hosts this workshop and provides tips and tools to help support loved ones through mental health struggles.

Lifelong Learning Workshops

May 25, 2023
Discover tips and tricks to travel smarter, and learn the benefits of traveling with a group—especially fellow Boilermakers!

Online Courses

Learn from a Purdue instructor for free, with courses available in a wide variety of subjects.
With more than 100 offerings, these flexible programs will fit your busy lifestyle.

Free Purdue University Online Offerings

Browse free online courses in a variety of subjects.

Purdue Global Offerings

College-Specific Continuing Education

Civics Literacy Podcasts

Civics Literacy Podcasts

This is “My Constitution,” a 12–podcast series from the Center for C-SPAN Scholarship & Engagement at Purdue University.

Explore Our YouTube Playlist of Lifelong Learning Webinars


Contact Leslie Fernung at lafernung@purdueforlife.org