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Jul 27 2014Other
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There are SOOO many scams.
You will get an email from ECS (IT department) about how you have illegally downloaded a movie, you will then get message from a hotmail account telling you that for $1000 they can make it go away.

Parking is 100% a scam. There are 200X the number of parking passes than parking spaces.
Once you graduate they will inform you that you require another class, usually an independent study or some non-course work that requires you just pay them more money. They will hold your degree hostage until you pay.

You would think you could call the police but they Purdue police department are first and foremost Purdue employees. They are there to protect the University from you, not the other way around.

Most T.As don't speak English.
Many professors don't speak English.You pretty much already have to know all of the material and prove it by taking their tests because they aren't going to teach you.

5th Year Male -- Class 2013
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Innovation: C+, Faculty Accessibility: F
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Feb 14 2014Nursing
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Purdue has an excellent nursing program. Iam retired now but while working I moved to four states and I never had trouble obtaining a nursing position. PURDUE IS RECOGNIZED AS AN EXCELLENT UNIVERSITY! HS students should take all academic classes.
Alumna Female -- Class 2000
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Starting Job: taught nursing Preparedness: A+ Reputation: A+
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Dec 05 2013Chemistry
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Indiana is a boring state with not much to do, but this campus is just awful. People are either getting drunk at the local bars or are inside playing video games.

The majority of professors are unhelpful and have horrible teaching skills, and at least half learned English as their second language.Most of the school work isn't challenging at all, it's just busywork with unreasonable grading policies. Math however is quite difficult at Purdue, but that's because the professors are useless.

3rd Year Male -- Class 2014
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Perceived Campus Safety: A+, Useful Schoolwork: D+
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