Benefits our STUDENT-ATHLETES receive from your gift

Provides a semester of tutoring for one class to a student-athlete




Your gift at the First Team level covers the cost of a private tutor for one class to assist a student-athlete with homework and studying for an entire semester.
Provides a student-athlete with books for one semester
 




Your gift at the Captain level provides a student-athlete with a semester's worth of the textbooks and supplemental materials needed to succeed in the classroom.
Provides a student-athlete with books for one year
 
 




Your gift at the MVP level provides a student-athlete with a year's worth of the textbooks and supplemental materials needed to succeed in the classroom.
Covers one semester of room
 
 
 




Your gift at the All-American level provides a student-athlete with one semester of housing.
Covers one semester of room and board
 
     



Your gift at the Olympian level provides a student-athlete with one full semester of housing and food.
Covers one year of in-state tuition
 
     
 


Your gift at the Hall of Fame level provides a student-athlete with one year of in-state tuition that will cover all academic expenses.
Covers a full ride in-state scholarship for one year
 
     
   


Your gift at the Champion level provides a student-athlete with 100 percent of the academic support, room and board, and scholarship costs for one year.

Benefits YOU receive with your gift

Membership card and decal




JPC members will receive a membership card and decal with their new member packet and each time they renew. Membership cards can be used to access various benefits throughout the year.
Tax Deduction




All gifts to the John Purdue Club are considered gifts to Purdue and are credited at full value in the donor's giving record to the University. While gifts are tax deductible, the John Purdue Club will calculate the fair-market value of the benefits. Each year, you will receive a description of your benefits and their value. Your tax deduction should be reduced by the value of these benefits. According to the IRS, a contribution associated with the privilege of purchasing season tickets is deductible as a charitable contribution at 80 percent of the adjusted gift. A special note for Indiana taxpayers: You are eligible for a 50 percent income tax credit for gifts up to $400 on joint returns or $200 on individual returns.
Subscription to Gold and Black Illustrated print and online edition




All John Purdue Club members receive a complimentary subscription to Gold and Black Illustrated, a Purdue sports magazine published by Boilers Inc. (a company not affiliated with the Purdue Athletic Department). The magazine has 36 issues per sports season (August to June). There are six glossy and 30 express issues delivered to members every year. Members receive their complimentary glossy editions of their Gold & Black Illustrated subscription via mail and receive the online express issues by email.
Birck Boilermaker Golf & Schwartz Tennis Center discounts




All JPC members have the access to discounted tee times and merchandise at the state-of-the-art Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex, which has two 18 hole golf courses - Ackerman-Allen Hills and Kampen Course (a Pete Dye designed course). JPC members also have discounted rates at the Schwartz Tennis Center, which features state-of-the-art indoor and outdoor tennis courts.
Recognition in special edition of Gold & Black Illustrated




John Purdue Club members will be acknowledged for their support of our student-athletes in a special edition of the Gold & Black Illustrated during the summer.
Invitation to John Purdue Club Scholarship Day




All JPC members are invited to attend our annual JPC Scholarship Day which occurs the first Saturday of June. The day consists of a four-man golf scramble, raffle, luncheon with John Purdue Club staff, and several special guest speakers and post golf snacks and drinks. The goal for the day is to raise enough donations to cover one full in-state scholarship.
Invitation to participate in John Purdue Club travel tours




All JPC members are invited to various JPC tours, including bus trips to away games; our annual weekend in Naples, Fla., for the Mollenkopf/Keyes Classic; travel tours to see the men's and women's basketball teams play in tournaments in Maui, the Caribbean, New York, and Florida among other destinations.
Ticket priority




All JPC members regardless of level who purchase prior to priority deadlines are assigned seats prior to the general public.
Number of prime football tickets eligible to purchase
4
6
8
16
20
24
28
32
JPC members are able to purchase a certain number of prime football tickets based on their membership level and availability. JPC members should purchase prior to the priority deadlines which are communicated via email. Opportunity to purchase based on availability.
Number of preferential men's basketball tickets eligible to purchase
2
4
4 4 6 6 8 8
JPC members are able to purchase a certain number of tickets which will be allocated based on JPC priority points in the lower arena and first six rows of the upper arena of Mackey Arena. Additional tickets may be purchased above row six in the upper arena . The number of tickets is based on JPC membership level and availability. JPC members should purchase prior to the priority deadlines which are communicated via email and event listings.
Postseason ticket priority




All JPC members regardless of level who purchase prior to priority deadlines are assigned postseason ticket prior to the general public and are assigned to the best seats available prior to the allocation of tickets to the general public.
Parking for football, men's & women's basketball and volleyball




JPC members who are season ticket holders are eligible to purchase season parking passes. The season tickets must be purchased through the JPC member's Purdue Athletic Ticket Office account. Parking passes are limited to one pass per four tickets and should be purchased when ordering/renewing season tickets. Season parking passes are allocated based on JPC membership level first and JPC priority points second. Single-game football parking passes may also be purchased by JPC members who have purchased single game tickets through the Purdue Athletic Ticket Office and are limited to one pass per four tickets subject to availability.
Opportunity to purchase football away game tickets




All John Purdue Club members have the opportunity to purchase away game tickets. Away game tickets are not available for the general public.
Opportunity to purchase Shively Outdoor Club seats for football




All JPC members have the opportunity to purchase season or single game Shively Outdoor Club seats located on the third level of the Ross-Ade Pavilion. Season tickets for the Shively Club must be purchased with a minimum three-year contract. JPC members interested in single-game tickets to the Shively Club are limited to one game per year to uphold the integrity of the multi-year contracts. The Shively Club offers access to outdoor chair back seating, up-close sideline views, upscale food and beverage menu (including beer and wine), as well as private restrooms and elevator access. Opportunity to purchase based on availability.
Opportunity to purchase women's basketball premium seats




All JPC members have the opportunity to purchase both club and courtside season tickets for Purdue women's basketball games. Premium seating season tickets must be purchased with a minimum three-year contract. Premium seat holders have exclusive access to both the Spurgeon Club and Wooden Club, which feature high-end food and a full bar. Opportunity to purchase based on availability.
President's Council Membership






All gifts to the John Purdue Club count towards the $1,000 annual donation requirement for President's Council membership.
Early access to the J Nine Club two hours prior to MBB & WBB games






All JPC members at the MVP level and above have exclusive access to the West Club located off John R. Wooden Drive two hours prior to tipoff. All other JPC members are given access one hour prior to tipoff. The West Club features a concession stand, LCD televisions tuned to your favorite games, and furniture to relax before the game begins and during halftime.
Invitation to the Old Gold & Black Dinner







JPC members at the All-American level and above are invited to attend the complementary Old Gold & Black Dinner the Friday before the first home football game of the season to kick off the new sports season. The dinner traditionally takes place on the Ross-Ade Stadium field and has a interactive theme and program. This is our most popular event of the year.
Invitation to post-game receptions







JPC members at the All-American level and above are invited to postgame receptions hosted by senior associate athletics director Nancy Cross immediately following a home football game. Members can RSVP which game they would like to attend the post game reception. The reception features an open bar and heavy hors d'oeuvres.
Opportunity to purchase Buchanan Indoor Club seats for football







All JPC members have the opportunity to purchase season or single-game Buchanan Indoor Club seats located on the fifth level of the Ross-Ade Pavilion. Season tickets for the Buchanan Club must be purchased with a minimum three-year contract. JPC members interested in single-game tickets to the Buchanan Club are limited to one game per year to uphold the integrity of the multi-year contracts. The Buchanan Club offers access to indoor extra-wide padded premium leather chair back seating, climate-controlled comfort throughout the indoor club seating and lounge, TV coverage of the game and other games on 26 televisions, sideline views, complementary food and beverage (as well as a full cash bar), and private restrooms and elevator access. Opportunity to purchase based on availability.
Opportunity to purchase Ross-Ade Pavilion Suite







JPC members at the Olympian level and above have the opportunity to purchase a Ross-Ade Pavilion luxury suite. The suite features extra-wide padded stadium seats with extra leg room and beverage holders, Climate-controlled comfort throughout the suite, electric windows to control outdoor exposure, two television with access to a full lineup of channels and closed circuit TV coverage of the Purdue game, opportunity to purchase a variety of food options, 18 season tickets and four season parking passes.
Eligible to request to establish a corporate membership







JPC members are able to request a corporate membership for their business to earn the benefits of being a John Purdue Club member while creating a legacy of supporting Purdue student-athletes for years to come. Corporate members must designate a position within the company to serve as the contact person for the membership. Should the company cease to exist, or wish to no longer renew the membership, all JPC priority points are voided.
Invitation to Athletics Director Dinners







JPC members at the Olympian level and above are invited to attend the Athletics Director Dinners hosted by Morgan Burke located in the Ross-Ade Stadium Buchanan Club. The dinner features an open bar cocktail hour with hors d'oeuvres and a gourmet meal.
Complimentary individual reserved parking space








JPC members at the Hall of Fame level and above who purchase season tickets receive a complimentary reserved parking pass for men's and women's basketball, football, volleyball and baseball. The parking spot is reserved with a sign. Members can select the verbiage printed on the sign.
Recognition in football game programs








All JPC members at the Champion level are recognized in the home football game programs for their generous support of Boilermaker student-athletes.
Champion travel opportunities








All JPC members at the Champion level have the opportunity select on Champion Travel trip. Options include a select away men's or women's basketball game, one night at the men's or women's Big Ten Tournament, a football away game or discounted JPC travel tour. Travel on the team plane are limited based on number of seats on the plane. Trips are allocated based on member preference sheets and JPC priority points.
Customized athletic experience











Contact the John Purdue Club office at JPC@purdue.edu or 765-494-3248 for more information.