Student Resource Guide

Discover resources to help you on your PNW journey! See a guide to campus services, learn what the Dean of Students’ office can offer and find specialty spaces just for you.

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Student Resources

Whether it’s choosing the right classes for your major or getting support from our counseling center, PNW student resources can help you thrive.

See Student Resources

We're here to help. If you're experiencing illness, financial distress, mental health issues, conflicts with instructors or other students, or any issue affecting your ability to succeed at PNW, please contact us for support and assistance.

Colin Fewer, Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Dean of Students

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Dean of Students Resources

From fielding your concerns to creating networks of support, we are here to help.

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Inclusive PNW

Want to be part of building an inclusive PNW community? We’ve got answers to some frequently asked questions.

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Respect Boundaries

This program provides online student training for awareness and prevention of sexual violence. Available at the start of the Fall and Spring semesters.

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Veteran Services

PNW Veteran Services aims to create a community of support and services to veterans, active duty service members, and their families.

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Health Insurance

PNW offers health insurance options to students through Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield Medical and Prescription Drug Plan. Learn more about enrollment options and requirements.  

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PNW Food Pantry

The PNW Food Pantry is proud to address the growing challenge of food insecurity among college students.

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Safe Zone

This ally-development program aims to create a visible network of support for LGBTQ individuals and their allies at PNW.

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Step Up Bystander Intervention

Developed by the University of Arizona and the NCAA, this program educates people to recognize the continuum of violence.

Rooms & Lounges

The Dean of Students Office provides a variety of spaces for students, faculty and staff.

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Student Family Study Lounges

PNW has created Student-Family Study Lounges on the Hammond and Westville campuses as a way to help PNW students with children study and engage with fellow students.

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Multicultural Lounge

The Multicultural Lounge serves as a programming and recreational space is available for students and student groups on the Hammond campus.

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Prayer and Meditation Room

The Prayer and Meditation Room is available to all faculty, staff and students during regular building hours.