The Office of the Provost and Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs maintains PNW’s academic infrastructure and provides leadership to our core work of learning, discovery and engagement.
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AREAS OF STUDY
Wherever your future takes you, PNW’s reputation for academic excellence and supportive faculty will push you to succeed.
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COLLEGES AND SCHOOLS
From technology to tourism management, PNW’s colleges and schools will offer the hands-on knowledge you need to grow.
If you need help, PNW is here. Discover the full range of student resources.
See PNW’s student handbook as well as official policies for academic integrity, free speech and more.
From tenure policies to course evaluations, explore official PNW policies.
The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) is an independent corporation that was founded in 1895 as one of six regional institutional accreditors in the United States.
News & Announcements
Purdue University Northwest earned recognitions for several undergraduate programs and social mobility in U.S. News & World Report’s 2024 annual Best Colleges rankings, released Monday, Sept. 18.
Purdue University Northwest (PNW)’s fall 2023 enrollment figures show steady core enrollment, increases in the university’s graduate and international student populations, and continued growth in campus diversity.
Khair Al Shamaileh uses innovative approaches to improve students’ understanding of intensive engineering topics. He helps students observe theory in action through engineering software featuring simulations and visualizations, hands-on projects and lab activities.
Oct 09Fall Break
There are no classes but campus offices are open.
Oct 23Spring 2024 Priority Registration Begins
Priority Registration for Spring 2024 opens Monday, Oct. 23. Register as soon as you can to stay on track for graduation.
Nov 22Thanksgiving Break (Campus Open)
There will be no classes due to the Thanksgiving holiday. Campuses will remain open.
Nov 23Campus Closed: Thanksgiving Break
Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, there will be no classes and PNW’s campuses will be closed from Thursday, November 23 through Saturday, November 25.