Future Dates

Purdue University Northwest Senior Leadership has approved the commencement ceremony dates for Spring 2020 and Fall 2020.

The specific colleges participating in the various ceremonies will be announced on the Graduation and Commencement web site closer to the commencement dates.

Note:  Students completing their graduation requirements in a summer or fall term participate in fall commencements held in December.  Students completing their graduation requirements in a spring term participate in spring commencements held in May.

Spring 2020 Commencement

Deadline to submit Spring 2020 Intent to Graduate:  Deadline has passed.

Graduation Expos:  Cancelled

Deadline to purchase cap and gown and get guest tickets:  Cancelled

Commencement Ceremonies: Cancelled

Spring 2020 Final Exams/Semester ends May 9, 2020.

Fall 2020 Commencement

Deadline to submit Intent to Graduate:

  • Summer 2020 Candidates:  Friday, June 19, 2020
  • Fall 2020 Candidates:  Friday, August 28, 2020

Graduation Expos:  

Westville Campus – Monday and Tuesdsay, October 19 and 20, 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Hammond Campus – Wednesday and Thursday, October 21 and 22, 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Deadline to purchase cap and gown and get guest tickets:  Friday, November 20, 2020 by 2:00 PM

Commencement Ceremony Dates:   December 2020 – Exact Dates and Times TBA

Location: Westville, IN Campus in the James B. Dworkin Student Services and Activities Complex (DSAC) H.D. Kesling Gymnasium

Fall 2020 Final Exams/Semester ends December 19, 2020.

Questions about Commencement ceremony dates?

Contact the Office of the Registrar.

Phone: (219) 989-2334
Email: graduation@pnw.edu