Purdue University Fort Wayne is a public university in Fort Wayne, Indiana. A campus of Purdue University, Purdue Fort Wayne was founded on July 1, 2018, when its predecessor university, Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne formally split into two separate institutions: Purdue University Fort Wayne and Indiana University Fort Wayne.
The Research-Incubator Campus, bounded by St. Joe Road to the west, Stellhorn Road to the south, Dean Drive to the north, and Sirlin Drive to the east includes the Northeast Indiana Innovation Center, a business incubator for entrepreneurs. This area of the campus was acquired in 2007 after the Fort Wayne State Developmental Center's closure, with the land donated between IPFW and Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana.
Local hotels include the following:
Holiday Inn Purdue - Fort Wayne, 4111 Paul Shaffer Drive, Fort Wayne, IN 46825
TownePlace Suites by Marriott Fort Wayne North, 3949 Ice Way, Fort Wayne, IN 46805
Magnuson Hotel Fort Wayne North, 522 E Coliseum Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46805