We would like to welcome you to the School of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences at Purdue University Calumet. We are confident that you will find your experiences here stimulating, enriching, and invaluable in preparing you for the challenges you will face in life and the workplace of the 21st century.
Our team of professional academic advisors is committed to serving you and helping you achieve success. The LASS/EMS Advising Center offers comprehensive assistance for each student’s development and is open five days a week all year long. Students receive service and support in a wide variety of ways; your advisors can assist you in choosing a major, determining career and academic goals, developing study skills, selecting your courses and class schedule, and referring you to other campus resources.
As you begin your college career here at Purdue Calumet you will be spending lots of time becoming acquainted with the basics of how things work, where things are, when things happen and who to see to get things done. As an important first step in this process, make an appointment with your academic advisor as soon as possible. Your advisor will not only help you select and schedule classes for your program, but he or she will be an important source of information about the “how, where and what” that you will have questions about.
Our goal is to help you get the most from your Purdue Calumet education. No matter what your major is, your academic advisor can help you create your path to graduation and teach you all about the resources that will help make your journey a more successful one.
Welcome to Purdue University Calumet; we wish you best success as you start on this exciting time in your life.