The Lewiston, Maine, campus of Purdue University Global focuses on workplace preparation, offering certificates and associates, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees in dynamic academic programs. Located north of Portland, the Lewiston campus is situated along Maine’s beautiful Androscoggin River and is accessible from major highways, including the Maine Turnpike.
Students are prepared for real-world work in their careers with Lewiston’s state-of-the-art technology and laboratories that encourage hands-on learning. The campus traces its roots back to Andover College, founded in 1967. As part of the Purdue University Global system, this campus provides programs and resources to help students in various programs at different degree levels meet their goals.
The Lewiston campus provides the following resources to support students:
- Technology-enhanced classrooms to support learning
- Laboratories offering students practical experience in their chosen fields, including:
- A Firearms training lab, complete with simulated gunfire, commands, and flashing lights, for students studying to become police officers (this lab can train up to 15 people at one time)
- Free computer labs for both class and student use
- A medical lab to train students on machines commonly used in medical practice, including incubators, autoclaves, and more
- A medical examination room with simulated patient examining areas, including hospital beds, EKG machines, medical supplies, and other examination equipment
- Access to Purdue University Global’s online library, which includes thousands of ebooks and publications, including professional and trade journals (students can email or chat with a professional librarian for personalized research help)
- Tutoring centers in writing, math, and science.
Purdue University Global’s Lewiston campus is student-focused, providing students with amenities to foster a balanced education. Student life features at this campus include:
- Student lounge: Offering a dining area with tables and couches, along with a fridge and small kitchenette, the student lounge makes campus feel like home. It also includes a vending machine.
- Common areas: Meet up with classmates to study or socialize in multiple common areas throughout the campus
- Clubs: Take an active role in your education, make friends, and network in your field in one of Purdue Global University’s student clubs.
In addition, the campus is located downtown near the Public Theatre. Plenty of parking is available, as is local public transportation through the City Link bus system.
475 Lisbon Street
Lewiston, ME 04240