Agricultural Economics Department's Virtual STAR Orientation
Welcome to Agricultural Economics at Purdue!
This page contains information for incoming students in the Department of Agricultural Economics at Purdue University. We are excited you will be joining us this fall and look forward to helping you pursue your next giant leap as a Purdue Boilermaker! Below are welcome videos from our Department Head, Dr. Jayson Lusk and our student representatives, the Agricultural Economics Student Envoys. During your virtual advising session with one of our STAR student advisors, we will walk through much of the remaining information on this page.
Department Head Welcome Video
Agricultural Economics ACADEMIC Advisors
As your advisors during this Virtual STAR advising session, we are looking forward helping you plan your first semester here at Purdue, as well as welcoming you into our department as you begin your collegiate career. Please call or email us if you have any questions.
Undergraduate Office Coordinator
Associate Director of Advising & Student Services
Director of Advising & Student Services
CONTACT AN ADVISOR
Agricultural Economics Student VSTAR Resources
- Agricultural Economics VSTAR Presentation (downloadable PDF)
- Companies That Hire Our Graduates
- Careers for Our Graduates (AgCareers Website)
Current Agricultural Economics Student Profiles
Agricultural Economics students are encouraged to take an active role in their education and that includes engaging in transformative experiences both inside and outside of the classroom. Below are handfuls of stories from our students - while some travel, others compete, many are leaders - and a quite a few do all of these things and more! If you want to find out what student life is all about in the Department of Agricultural Economics at Purdue, take a few minutes and read about the experiences of our students. We hope that by reading them, you'll find your own inspiration. And, if any of these experiences interest you throughout your time at Purdue, reach out to your advisor for more information.