Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex

Purdue University offers a unique golf experience in the Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex.

Ackerman-Allen Course

The Ackerman-Allen Course, a Pete Dye design, is an 18-hole, parkland-style, par-72 championship golf course featuring large bent-grass greens, fairways and tees. The layout presents a challenge for golfers of all abilities with rolling hills, tree-lined fairways, white sand bunkers, and minimal water hazards. Ackerman-Allen offers five sets of tees with the championship tees playing over 7,500 yards and the forward tees playing at 5,300 yards.

Kampen Course

The Kampen Course, a Pete Dye design, is an 18-hole, links-style, par-72 championship golf course featuring large bent-grass greens, fairways and tees. The layout presents a challenge for golfers of all abilities with vast sand bunkers, native grasslands, ponds and a natural celery bog. Kampen offers five sets of tees with the championship tees playing over 7,400 yards and the forward tees playing at 5,300 yards.

Kampen is rated one of the top collegiate courses in the nation and has been awarded 4.5 stars on Golf Digest’s “Places to Play.” Kampen receives high marks as it is ranked as one of the most difficult golf courses in Indiana. The course has also played host to a number of prestigious collegiate and public tournaments such as the 2000 Men’s Big Ten Championship, the 2003 Women’s NCAA Championship, the 2004 Indiana Open, the 2005 Women’s Western Amateur, and the 2008 Men’s NCAA Championship. The course is named in honor of Emerson Kampen and his support of Purdue Athletics. Mr. Kampen’s statue overlooks the first tee.

Birck Boilermaker logo, Purdue

1300 Cherry Lane
West Lafayette, IN 47907
(765) 494-3139
www.purduegolf.com

Kampen Tee Statistics

Course Tees Yards Rating Slope
Main Black – Men’s 7465 75.9 143
Main Blue – Men’s 6874 73.3 139
Main White – Men’s 6411 71.4 135
Main Gold – Men’s 6067 69.7 131
Main Gold – Women’s 6067 74.9 132
Main Silver – Women’s 5260 70.1 121

Ackerman-Allen Tee Statistics

Course Tees Yards Rating Slope
Main Black – Men’s 7546 76.8 137
Main Blue – Men’s 6838 73.2 128
Main White – Men’s 6363 70.9 125
Main Gold – Men’s 6003 69.2 121
Main Silver – Men’s 5255 65.9 114
Main Gold – Women’s 6003 74.8 128
Main Silver – Women’s 5255 70.6 119