Purdue University Searching for an apartment close to Purdue University? Then come visit us at The Ivy Towns and Flats which is located six minutes north of campus. Purdue University is one of the most prestigious universities in Indiana and and is known for its top engineering program as well as its education, nursing, and pharmacy programs. Due to our close proximity to campus, residents who are students or employees of the university have an easy commute. Residents who aren’t affiliated with the university can still easily attend events at the university or make a quick trip to Chauncey Hill.