Neil Armstrong Hall of Engineering Room 1200
701 West Stadium Ave.
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2045

EPICS is an academic program in which teams of Purdue students partner with local not-for-profit community organizations to provide technology solutions and solve real problems.


This is a long-term partnership, which allows for more significant projects that may take 2 or more semesters to complete. 

Gain design experience of real systems

Develop teamwork & communication skills

Gain project planning & leadership experience

Develop customer-awareness

Gain understanding of ethical, economic & legal issues

Get involved in the community

Have something to talk about in interviews

Make a difference