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Visiting campus is one of the best ways to see all that Purdue Calumet has to offer you. We offer many opportunities to learn more throughout the year, and we welcome visitors for a personal tour.



  • Total Enrollment (2013-13): 10,054
  • Student-to-Faculty Ratio (2012-13): 17 to 1
  • Freshman Class with High School GPA of 3.0 or higher (2012): 51%
  • Total Number of Living Alumni: 37,700
  • Male Undergraduates: 43%  Female Undergraduates: 57%
  • Freshman Class Ranked in Top 50% of High School Class (2012): 74%
  • Average SAT Score, Entering Freshman Class (2012): 1447
  • Minority and International Students: 40%

Cost to Attend (2013-14)

  • Average full-time attendance for undergraduate students per semester:
    14 credit hours ( 4 classes)
  • Tuition and fees for average full-time student per semester (in-state): $2,986
  • Tuition and fees for average full-time student per semester (out-of-state): $7,157
  • Housing cost per semester at University Village: $2,662


Purdue Calumet is dedicated to recognizing the academic excellence of our students. Entering freshmen are automatically considered for academic scholarships as part of the admissions process. For information about scholarship opportunities visit the Office of Admissions website.

Scholarships include:

  • Chancellor’s Scholar
  • Academic Achievement Scholarship
  • Honors Scholarship
  • Purdue Calumet Scholarships
  • Purdue Calumet Transfer Scholarship
  • Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship
  • Graduate Distinction Scholarship