Welcome to Purdue University Northwest.
Purdue University Northwest is an exceptional, forward-thinking, comprehensive university offering baccalaureate through master’s degrees in more than 70 programs of study and is home to approximately 15,000 students. With two student-centered campuses in Northwest Indiana (Hammond and Westville), Purdue University Northwest is the community of choice for intelligent, ambitious students looking for a great education in a nurturing and diverse environment.
Our primary mission is preparing our students to be dynamic professionals, engaged community leaders, and lifelong learners. Through challenging classroom instruction and a wealth of experiential learning opportunities, Purdue University Northwest graduates provide valuable contributions in their communities and chosen fields.
Purdue University Northwest offers a diverse and innovative array of services and programs designed to serve the educational needs of our students while enhancing economic growth and development opportunities in our community. We are extraordinarily supportive of our students’ beneficial academic, professional, cultural and community pursuits and offer many opportunities to further their engagement and growth.