The cost of attending Purdue University varies depending on factors such as where a student chooses to live, travel expenses, food costs, enrollment in a specific program or the specific college/school. Please visit the Undergraduate Admissions page for more detailed information about tuition and fees, and the Bursar's page for fees charged specifically for the Doctor of Pharmacy program.
Financial Support Resources
The Purdue Division of Financial Aid (DFA) administers a variety of financial aid programs. Programs at the federal, state, and university levels are available to students who demonstrate need for financial assistance.
If you are interested in receiving financial aid, you should file the "Free Application for Federal Student Aid" (FAFSA) by April 15. The FAFSA may be obtained through DFA, or you may apply using the RENEWAL FAFSA.
Purdue's Division of Financial Aid maintains a list of scholarships and grants. The Pharmacy Advancement Office maintains a list of scholarships and fellowships specific to the College of Pharmacy.
College of Pharmacy Scholarships
The College of Pharmacy awards approximately 150 scholarships each year to continuing PharmD and BSPS students. The typical award range varies from $500.00 to $2,000.00 per year. All PharmD and BSPS students follow the below steps in order to apply for a Pharmacy Scholarship.
Step 1: All U.S. Residents Complete and submit a FASFA by February 1st. This includes all PharmD and BSPS applicants.
Step 2: All Pharmacy Scholarship applicants create a ScholarshipUniverse profile with Purdue University by February 15th. This will also allow you to view University Scholarship opportunities.
Step 3: All Pharmacy Scholarship applicants complete and submit a Scholarship Application by March 1st.
Scholarships are competitive and many, but not all, consider the following combination of factors: grade point average, work experience, extra-curricular and leadership activities, and service activities.
If you have questions about the Pharmacy Scholarship Application please contact:
Steve Myszak, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs
Tuition, Fees, and Expenses
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