New Student Orientation

Get ready to start the semester right! Our drive-through New Student Orientation will give you the chance to pick up university resources and some fun swag to show off your PNW Pride.

NSO office located in SUL101
2200 169th St, Hammond, IN 46323

Monday to Thursday: 1 to 4:30 p.m.

Friday: 8:30 a.m. to noon

Saturday to Sunday: Closed

*If you need a new ID, please submit your ID photo to Dropbox and we will email you when it is available to pick-up.

How To Upload Your PNW ID Photo

NSO office located in LSF111
1401 US-421, Westville, IN 46391

Monday to Thursday: 1 to 4:30 p.m.

Friday to Sunday: Closed

*If you need a new ID, please submit your ID photo to Dropbox and we will email you when it is available to pick-up.

How To Upload Your PNW ID Photo

 

Contact Us
Dawn Wojkovich

Dawn K. Wojkovich

New Student Orientation Coordinator

219-989-8696

dwojkov@pnw.edu

NSO Resources

Students laugh together

College Lingo

See our cheat sheet for all the new words you may be hearing around campus.

Paying for College

Paying for College

From scholarships to loans, PNW’s Office of Financial Aid has resources to help.

A student laughs in PNW housing

Living on Campus

Take a tour of the apartment-style living available on PNW Hammond campus.

Roar Pride

Roar Pride!

That’s our chant—shout it loud and proud while supporting PNW Athletics.

Students get ready to lift weights

Stay Healthy

Both PNW campuses have state-of-the-art fitness and recreation centers.

A student texts while holding an apple

What’s to Eat?

From coffee to cheeseburgers, PNW dining has you covered! Explore your meal options.

A lion sculpture surrounded by greenery.

Upload Your ID Photo

During orientation, you will receive your Purdue Northwest (PNW) photo identification card.

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

See everything happening on campus, from Welcome Weeks to Homecoming!

New Student Orientation FAQs

You can get your books—as well as school supplies, PNW apparel and more—at the bookstores on our Hammond and Westville campuses.

No, your parking fee is included in your tuition bill. No decals or stickers are required.

Your advisor will make the final decision regarding the ALEKS placement test. We recommend contacting your advisor after you register for New Student Orientation!

Go to pnw.edu/alerts! You’ll see the latest updates on campus closures as well as the ability to sign up for our “Alert Me!” text-messaging service.

Contact the office of the Dean of Students. You can reach them at 219-989-4141, 219-785-5230 or dos@pnw.edu.

Yes, you can pay your balance by credit card, but there’s a fee of 2.85%. Electronic check payment requires no fee.

Official transcripts need to be submitted for any student that has attended another college or taken dual credit in high school. All dual credit from PNW is already included on your transcript.

Contact Us

Have more questions? Visit the New Student Orientation team in SULB 101 or LSF 111, email us at orientation@pnw.edu—or call us at 219-989-4160.

Contact Us
Dawn Wojkovich

Dawn K. Wojkovich

New Student Orientation Coordinator

219-989-8696

dwojkov@pnw.edu