Student Employment

Students who work learn skills that help them in their classes and in future employment, such as time management and teamwork. Learn about the benefits of working during school and view job openings at our student employment page.


University Residences partners with to provide optional amenities for your room, including high quality wooden bed lofts, microfridge/microwave combination units, and futons. A lofted bed raises the height of the twin bed to make usable space under the bed for a TV, futon, or desk. Lofts are installed by Bedloft staff, complete with a safety rail. Rented microfridge combo units and purchased futons are delivered to your room for maximum convenience. Visit our Loft Guidelines page for more information.

Fix It

University Residences maintains a safe and healthy environment for students to live and study. If something is wrong or broken, report it. Visit Fix It to submit work requests for burned out lighting, plumbing problems, window screen repairs, or broken heating or air conditioning (NOTE: You will need your BoilerKey to access the Fix It website). Alternatively, students can report problems to their Resident Assistant or the hall office. Call 765-494-8221 immediately to report urgent building issues, life safety events, or medical emergencies.

City Bus

Purdue students can ride City Bus for free (just make sure you have your ID!). Riding the bus is an especially good alternative to walking on cold or rainy days. View the routes here.


ResNet is the service that lets you connect your computer or other device to the campus network wirelessly or with an Ethernet cable. ResNet allows your device(s) to connect to PAL 3.0 with Wi-Fi in your room and common areas or through a hardwire Internet connection. Visit the ResNet website here. Students assigned to Purdue Village Apartments will have high-speed internet service provided by Wintek, and students assigned to University Residences Boiler Apartments will have high-speed internet service provided by Metronet. Connection information at these locations will be provided upon check-in.


The ITaP page lets you change your password, access Blackboard Learn, and view computer lab availability across campus. You can also find help with network problems and other technical difficulties.

Secure Purdue offers a variety of security-related services to help you and your computer stay safe.


Amazon offers students free shipping when items are shipped to the Amazon Hub Locker+ locations at the Purdue Memorial Union (PMU) or the Krach Leadership Center (KRCH). For Prime members, there is free same-day and one-day shipping ability. Additional services include, free return drop-off for eligible items (return labels, boxes and packing materials can be provided onsite), free textbook rental returns, free one-day shipping for all textbooks, self-serve kiosk and in-person assistance. Additional information can be found at

Purdue University Student Health Center (PUSH)

Purdue Student Health Center provides student-oriented primary care as well as ongoing care for chronic conditions to a diverse student population. It is staffed by board-certified physicians, nurse practitioners and professional staff who can help you stay in the classroom and out of the doctor's office.

Purdue Pharmacy

Purdue Pharmacy provides a convenient location for you to have your prescriptions filled. It is staffed by licensed pharmacists, graduate student instructors, and pharmacy students.


Purdue offers free counseling, therapy, crisis consultations and other clinical services for students in need. For more details, visit the Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) page.