International Programs

International Parents' Orientation Registration

International parents and family members of students attending BGRi are welcome to International Parents' Orientation.
Stewart Center, Room 214
August 14 - 18, 2015

Contact Info
Carrie Thomas or Beth Tucker
Please indicate all family members that will be attending any part of the International Parents' Orientation August 14-18, 2015 at Purdue University. (You do not need to attend every session). Please DO NOT list your Purdue Student, as they should have signed up separately with BGRi.
Basic Information
Family Members

#1 First Name Last Name Relationship to Purdue student
#2 First Name Last Name Relationship to Purdue student
#3 First Name Last Name Relationship to Purdue student
#4 First Name Last Name Relationship to Purdue student
#5 First Name Last Name Relationship to Purdue student

Specific Event/Session Registration
All events/sessions at International Parent Orientation are free, but some events/sessions require registration because bus space is limited. Please select the number of tickets you would like for each event requiring registration. And select the time if there are more than one available. Include yourself and any other family members who will be attending in the ticket selection number; DO NOT include your Purdue student in the ticket number.
Events# of Tickets
Fri, 08/14/2015 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM

Community Bus Tours, Welcome to Greater Lafayette

Lafayette-West Lafayette is a wonderful community in which to live, work and play. Learn more about the history and amenities of this community by participating in the Greater Lafayette bus tour. Bus will leave from Memorial Mall, next to Stewart Center.
Fri, 08/14/2015 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM

Picnic at Columbian Park, Lafayette

End the community bus tour at Columbian Park. Stroll the grounds, see the zoo and sports park and enjoy a picnic supper at Picnic Shelters 1-3. Meet Purdue staff, community members and Mayors Tony Rozwarski and John Dennis.
Sat, 08/15/2015 11:15 AM - 02:00 PM

Downtown Tour, Farmer’s Market, Lunch and BEARS!

Board buses at Memorial Mall, next to Stewart Center at 11:15am. Buses will drop off in downtown Lafayette. Stroll down Main Street, stop in at Farmer’s Market on 5th Street and have lunch at a local restaurant. Explore local shops and artist galleries and hunt for bears! Buses returning to campus will leave from downtown at 2:00pm.
Sun, 08/16/2015 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Open House Brunch

International Center, 523 N. Russell Street, West Lafayette (NOT CONFIRMED)
Bus tour of Purdue campus

This tour will give you a broad view of Purdue’s 700 acre West Lafayette campus and includes a drive-by of the outer areas of campus. Bus departs from Memorial Mall, next to Stewart Center, with stops at Co-Rec, Discovery Park and Armstrong Hall of Engineering.
Select Time:
Hour-long walking tour of campus

Discover Purdue through a morning walking tour of the central campus. The hour-long tour will depart from the PMU Welcome Center and will be led by Welcome Center student ambassadors. Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes.
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Mon, 08/17/2015 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM

“Getting to Know Purdue Engineering,” Armstrong (Neil) Hall of Engineering B061

This special session (including lunch) is ONLY for parents of students who have been accepted into the College of Engineering. Hear from Darshini Render, Assistant Director of Student Success and others from the College of Engineering about the programs and opportunities they offer.
Bus Tours of Sports Complexes

Find out about Big Ten intercollegiate athletics and the athletic facilities available to all Purdue students for physical fitness during this tour. The tour will depart Memorial Mall, next to Stewart Center.
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Tour of Córdova Recreational Sports Center

Parents are welcome to walk around inside this award winning center where students can maintain health and fitness.
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