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The main campus in West Lafayette offers more than 200 majors for undergraduates, over 69 masters and doctoral programs, and professional degrees in pharmacy and veterinary medicine.
In addition, Purdue has 18 intercollegiate sports teams and more than 900 student organizations.
Purdue is a member of the Big Ten Conference and enrolls the second largest student body of any university in Indiana, as well as the fourth largest foreign student population of any university in the United States.
In 1865, the Indiana General Assembly voted to take advantage of the Morrill Land-Grant Colleges Act of 1862, and began plans to establish an institution with a focus on agriculture and engineering.
The programs in liberal arts and education, formerly administered by the School of Science, were soon split into their own school.
The official seal of Purdue was officially inaugurated during the university's centennial in 1969.
Hovde Hall of Administration, which houses the office of the university president, Mitchell E. The Purdue Bell Tower is between the Stadium and Centennial Malls.
Amelia Earhart joined the Purdue faculty in 1935 as a consultant for these flight courses and as a counselor on women's careers.
In 1937, the Purdue Research Foundation provided the funds for the Lockheed Electra 10-E Earhart flew on her attempted round-the-world flight.
He intended not only to prepare students for industrial work, but also to prepare them to be good citizens and family members.
Part of White's plan to distinguish Purdue from classical universities included a controversial attempt to ban fraternities.