Purdue University Northwest

You are driven by passion. We help you realize your potential.

Power Onward

When choosing a college, I wanted to be more than just another number or name on an attendance sheet. I wanted opportunities, and I wanted to be remembered.

Stephaine Cordova, ’20

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I was undecided, and getting into the College of Business has shaped me into the person I am. It has helped me to grow so much in academics and the community.

Ruhani Sharma, ’20

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Take advantage of all the opportunities on campus. Get to know your professors and classmates. Put yourself out there, I promise it will pay off!

Lori Utesch, Master of Science in Education, Concentration: Mental Health Counseling, ’21

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Explore Majors & Programs

Choose from more than 70 undergraduate and graduate degree programs at Purdue Northwest. Our programs are enhanced by our expert faculty, cultural diversity, technology resources, and community partnerships. Together they provide a world-class education and prepare you to meet the demands of today’s highly competitive global environment.

Experience Our Campuses

With two campuses in Northwest Indiana, PNW has a premier metropolitan location and a hometown feel. The Hammond campus offers a vibrant residential experience and easy access to downtown Chicago. In Westville, our beautiful 269-acre rural campus is just an hour’s drive from both Chicago and South Bend.

News & Events


Apr 01

Mission Improvable (Canceled)

Join Student Life as we bring in a fun improv group on April 1 to ring in the most notorious day for joke telling! Spots are limited so please RSVP.

Apr 15

File FAFSA by April 15

If you are planning to attend PNW, have applied for admission or are thinking about attending college in the fall of 2020, it is important to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The deadline to apply to qualify for state aid in Indiana is April 15.

Apr 16

Technology Day (Canceled)

The College of Technology will host its Senior Design Project Showcase during its annual Technology Day event. This event is open to high school students, current university students, faculty, and industry professionals.

Apr 18

Preview PNW: Hammond (Canceled)

Explore PNW’s Hammond campus and meet academic faculty, campus departments, student organizations and fellow new members of The Pride!