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West Lafayette, IN
10000+ employees
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$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
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Working at Purdue University

Hail, hail to old Purdue! Purdue University enrolls about 74,000 undergraduate, graduate, and continuing education students at its flagship West Lafayette campus, four regional campuses, and College of Technology locations. The university offers undergraduate and graduate ... Read more

Purdue University Reviews

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  • "Great starting point for a young student at University."

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    Pros

    Great position to take as an undergraduate engineering student seeking career experience

    Cons

    Workload can at times affect personal academic performance. Time management is key.

    Advice to Management

    Great GTAs and professors that are very supportive.

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Purdue University Interviews

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    Interviews occur by phone or not at all. Very different from other universities that have a more strenuous interview/vetting process for students. I think this is a problem with Purdue's graduate student recruitment.

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