Upcoming Alumni Events

Nov 30

“Who is hurt by racism? You might be surprised to find out….”

Alan J. Spector, Ph.D., Professor of Sociology and Center for Global Studies at PNW discusses who is hurt by racism as part of PNW Race, Racism, Anti-Racism Series.

Dec 05

Sinai Forum: On Justice and Mercy with Bryan Stevenson

Join the Sinai Forum at Purdue University Northwest for On Justice and Mercy with Bryan Stevenson. 

Dec 09

Purdue Northwest Today

Tune in to WJOB 1230-AM or 104.7-FM for the Purdue Northwest Today program with Chancellor Keon and students discussing the upcoming Fall Commencement. 

Dec 16

Alumni Book Club

Join PNW alumni in discussing a variety of books throughout the year. Explore books and authors by date below! The gatherings will take place in Lawshe 305. 

Alumni Resources

PNW graduates pose at commencement

Join Us

Regardless of when you graduated, what you studied or what campus you graduated from, your diploma makes you a member of the PNW alumni community!

Students walk across campus in dress clothes

Career Center

From interview prep to job listings in Handshake, PNW alumni can take the next step with Career Center resources.

PNW softball player Kyleigh Payne celebrates in the snow

PNW Athletics

Roar Pride! Cheer for your favorite team and stay connected with campus life—check out the schedule.

A student reads a book in the PNW library

PNW Libraries

Lifelong learning: PNW alumni can continue to use resources and check out materials from the university library.

PNW Lion Statue

PNW Alumni Hall of Fame Accepting Nominations!


As part of the 5•75 “Roaring Ahead” anniversary celebration, PNW is calling for nominations of impactful alumni to be honored in a new PNW Alumni Hall of Fame! The hall will honor distinguished graduates from PNW and its legacy institutions, Purdue Calumet and Purdue North Central.


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News and Announcements

Construction is progressing on a steel bell tower in the southwest part of PNW’s Hammond campus.

Bell Tower Under Construction at Hammond Campus

What is that construction going on by Lawshe Hall? We can chime in and give the details. Several years of planning from different groups associated with PNW, from students to senior leadership, have helped make the project possible.

Purdue University Northwest Chancellor Thomas Keon briefly speaks at an open house for the new multicultural lounge in Classroom Office Building Room 180.

PNW Debuts Multicultural and Student-Family Lounge Spaces

Purdue University Northwest (PNW) hosted two open houses recently to welcome students to new multicultural and student-family lounge spaces at the Hammond and Westville campuses.

Gyte building is pictured.

Purdue Northwest Welcomes High Tech Crime Unit Partnership

Purdue University Northwest (PNW) is looking forward to new opportunities in education and innovation as the university partners with the Lake County Prosecutor’s Office on one of ten newly designated High Tech Crime Units around Indiana.