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University Place offers independent living, assisted living, skilled nursing, memory support and rehabilitation services. As a senior living community in West Lafayette, IN, we are proudly affiliated with Purdue University, which underscores our commitment to lifelong learning and intellectual engagement for our residents and the greater community. With spacious apartments, 24-hour security and daily personalized service, we provide residents with the highest quality of care and comfort.

University Place is a busy and beautiful community…it has added a wonderful new dimension to our life.

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Imagine Life at University Place

Many people choose University Place not only for its excellent services but also for its prime location in the vibrant community of West Lafayette. Nestled in a beautiful park-like setting adjacent to the Celery Bog Nature Area, residents enjoy picturesque views and serene walking paths, offering a peaceful and rejuvenating environment that enhances health and wellness.

Check out everything University Place has to offer! Take a look at our gallery to explore our residences, elegant dining room, and stunning 60 acres of campus and green space.

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Enjoy a Resident-Inspired Dining Experience

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We are dedicated to providing a dining experience that helps residents thrive. Whether it’s in our elegant dining room or Bistro, our chefs use local and fresh ingredients to make French toast, filet mignon and other delicious, resident-inspired meals. The food and social interaction all the way down to the fine silverware and linen-style napkins create a dining experience you’ll enjoy every day.

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Follow Your Passions with Enriching Activities

Enjoy an Active Lifestyle

The seven dimensions of wellness are integral to daily life for residents, supported by a variety of social, recreational and leisure activities. Exercise at the campus Fitness Center, try your hand at woodworking or enjoy a game of Pinochle with friends in the game room. Whatever your passions, each day at University Place is fulfilling.

Beyond physical and social wellness, University Place is dedicated to lifelong learning and fosters intellectual growth and curiosity among its residents. Through our affiliation with Purdue University, residents and families have access to educational opportunities that enrich their lives and keep their minds active and engaged.

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Living Joyfully at University Place

Continue Your Life with Purpose

Our mission is to help residents continue their journey with purpose through a healthy lifestyle, social connection and the highest quality of care possible. Join our community where you can do more of what you love and celebrate life each day.

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Enjoy the Rewards

You’ve experienced what joyful living is, and now, you can share that lifestyle with your family and friends. Welcome them to our community and invite them to discover why you call University Place your home!

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Great Place to Work® Certified

Great Place to Work Institute and its senior care partner Activated Insights have honored Franciscan Communities with certification as a Great Place to Work.

From beautiful outdoor spaces and a Fitness Center to locally sourced dining and a thriving activity calendar with activities like bible study and gardening, we focus on the seven dimensions of wellness to ensure residents have the autonomy, respect and care they deserve.

Franciscan Communities Top Senior Living Recognition

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