Announcements and recognition at Purdue Athletics events are permitted only for use by Purdue University, Purdue Athletics and Purdue Sports Properties.
Groups attending Purdue Athletics events will not be recognized unless they are brought to the game as part of an official event put on by Purdue Athletics (for example, Band Day, Boy/Girl Scout Day, Military Appreciation Day).
Individual announcements or recognition (birthdays, anniversaries, engagements, etc) are not permitted at any Purdue Athletics event without written consent by the director of athletics. This policy includes public-address announcements, video board and participation by any group associated with Purdue Athletics (band, cheerleaders, team, etc.)
Appearances by the cheerleaders and Purdue Pete are available by request and are based on availability. For more information, click here.
Purdue Athletics will recognize on-field during football games:
- Purdue championship teams
- Athletics department programs
- Athletics donors
- Athletics scholarship-related interests
- Select sponsors
Additionally, Purdue Athletics will continue to recognize the Homecoming Court and other re-occurring and long-established activities for:
- Purdue Alumni Association (Young Alumni, Special Boilermaker, Blood Drive)
- Athletics student organizations (Gimlets, Reamers)
Additional recognition activities are routed through Purdue Sports Properties for consideration and possible inclusion on the video board at Ross-Ade Stadium.