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About Us

Private giving supports Purdue University in its mission to deliver higher education at the highest proven value. The University Development Office (UDO) is dedicated to advancing Purdue and supporting higher education by fostering relationships that result in continuing goodwill and financial support from alumni, friends, and organizations. UDO is part of the Purdue Research Foundation, an organization independent of the University that acts for the benefit of Purdue.

Why UDO?

We have an environment that encourages our staff to cut loose and have fun every now and then, always emphasizing the importance of teamwork. In one day as a part of our team, you may talk with an entrepreneur, visit the laboratories of world changing research, interact with future leaders of the country, experience the excitement of Big Ten sports, appreciate art like never before, and bask in the beauty of Purdue’s campus.

What are you waiting for? Apply today! To search current openings, click here. And for the latest UDO news, including career opportunities, follow @GivingtoPurdue on Twitter.

Purdue Research Foundation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce.

Current Openings

Want to join our team? Check out opportunities that are available within the University Development Office.


PRF’s benefit options provide our employees with the versatility to meet their needs and the freedom to enjoy their lives.

Staff Stories

Want to know what makes the University Development Office a great place to work? Hear from members of our team!


Rally Line Employment

Purdue students interested in making money, having fun, and connecting with alumni and friends should apply to the Rally Line.

About Purdue

History. Traditions. Achievements. The Boilermaker story is full of milestones that have had a significant impact on our world.

About Our Community

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