Boilermaker Specials


Boilermaker Special VII

The Boilermaker Special is the Official Mascot of Purdue University.  The Purdue Reamer Club has been entrusted by the University with the honor and responsibility of being the caretakers of the World’s greatest mascot.

The Boilermaker Special VII is available for rides and photos at your private event.  To request the Boilermaker Special VII or for more information, contact the Boilermaker Special Chairperson at or call the Reamer Club Office at .  The Boilermaker Special Chairperson cannot and will not give the availability or pricing for the Boilermaker Xtra Special VI.

**Football Season Scheduling Notice: Private events cannot be scheduled on the days of either home or away football games.  The Special is also unavailable on the Fridays before away football games.  Private events usually cannot be scheduled on Fridays before home football games.  However, you can catch the Boilermaker Special on campus giving free rides for “Free Ride Fridays” or other Free Ride days & events.

Looking for a free ride? Be sure to keep up with our Facebook and Twitter Boilermaker Special accounts!

Boilermaker Xtra Special VI

The Boilermaker Xtra Special VI visits many home athletic events and is also available for on-campus and off-campus photo opportunities.
For more information about the Boilermaker Xtra Special VI, contact the Xtra/Exec Chairperson at or call the Reamer Club Office at .  The Xtra Special Chairperson cannot and will not give the availability or pricing for the Boilermaker Special VII.

**Xtra Special Rental Notice:  The Xtra Special is incapable of giving rides, and is subject to the availability of pilots and transportation consideration for off-campus events.