No two journeys are the same.
If you wish to receive college credit but do not plan to complete a degree at Purdue University Fort Wayne, you are considered a non-degree student and will fall into one of the categories listed below.
Please note, non-degree students are not eligible for financial aid.
Visiting students are those seeking to take courses in a visiting or guest status with the intention of transferring the credits back to their home college or university
To apply, visiting students must submit an online admission application and an official college transcript from their home institution.
These students are high school graduates for more than two years seeking to take courses (up to 24 credit hours) that do not lead to a degree. These students typically take courses for personal or professional purposes.
To apply, at-large students must submit an online admission application.
Bachelor's Degree Holders
Bachelor's degree holders are students who have previously earned a bachelor's degree from another college or university and would like to take courses (up to 24 credit hours) without the intention of completing another undergraduate degree.
To apply, bachelor's degree holders must submit an online admission application.