Once you complete the VSTAR module and set up your Purdue email, you will hear from the Krannert Advising Office about who your advisor is and how to set up your first meeting with them. They will also be listed on your myPurduePlan and in BoilerConnect once the semester begins.
After you complete the VSTAR module, you will hear from Krannert within a week to set up an appointment with your advisor.
No. When you meet with your advisor, you will submit your schedule requests for the semester. Your official schedule with days, times, and professors will be posted on myPurdue. Communication from Krannert will be sent to all undergraduate students before schedules post, please monitor your Purdue email
You can view how your AP credits transfer into Purdue here
. For IB credit view here
, for A-levels view here
. To see how dual credit courses transfer to Purdue, you can check on your transcript in myPurdue under the Academics tab, or use the transfer equivalency guide here
You can view all the majors offered in Krannert here. Please note, the Integrated Business and Engineering (IBE) program is restricted to students who are admitted to the program directly.
The advising office is located on the third floor of the Krannert (KRAN) Building. You can view a campus map here.
We recommend monitoring your Purdue email to stay on top of any tasks and information that will be helpful as you prepare to start your time as a Boilermaker! Purdue also provides a pre-arrival checklist with items to complete prior to starting the Fall semester. You can access the list in Brightspace when it is released (typically early July).
Krannert and Purdue offer a variety of different opportunities to help students their first year in college. Krannert 101 is an online Brightspace module created by advisors to help students find information about campus organizations and resources.
If you are concerned about your academic transition to Purdue, talk with your advisor about enrolling in a study skills course your first semester. Krannert also offers a 1 credit hour course to help students adjust to Krannert: MGMT 100. Accounting students will take MGMT 197.