Resources

Resources for parents:

  • Purdue Calumet and higher education in general have terms and acronyms that you may be unfamiliar with.  View a Purdue Calumet “dictionary” (link opens in this window).
  • If you are unfamiliar with college expectations, check out how college is different than high school (link opens in this window) to see what adjustments your student will need to make to be successful at Purdue Calumet.   ***NEW***
  • If your student has questions you don’t know how to answer, here is a brief list of campus resources (link opens in this window) with links to departments that can assist your student with issues they may be having.
  • External resource on a variety of topics including how to talk to your student about finances, how to stay supportive but not intrusive, and much more… http://www.collegeparentcentral.com/ (link opens in a new window).