Amazon Launches First-Ever Staffed Campus Pickup & Drop-off Location At Purdue


Amazon has opened Amazon@Purdue, its first-ever staffed customer order pickup and drop-off location on Purdue University’s West Lafayette campus. Amazon@Purdue gives Purdue students a convenient, cost-saving new option for receiving textbooks and other college essentials from Amazon, as well as a hassle-free way to return textbook rentals and other orders. Additionally, Amazon Student and Amazon Prime members at Purdue get Free One-Day Shipping on textbooks shipped to the West Lafayette campus area and Free One-Day Pickup on more than 1million items when shipped to the Amazon@Purdue location.
Paul Ryder, V.P., Media & Student Programs at Amazon, said, “Whether students are ordering textbooks, laptops or mac and cheese, Amazon and Purdue are now providing a convenient and secure spot for them to pick up their stuff at hours that work with their schedules. We look forward to bringing this experience to more universities soon.”