Homecoming 2022

You’ve Roared Ahead through a time unlike any other…let’s celebrate with PNW Homecoming from January 24 through February 28! We are bringing back some of your favorite HoCo traditions as well as creating new ones.

Decorate The House – Window Painting

Help paint PNW black and gold! PNW students, faculty and staff are encouraged to participate and help bring the festive atmosphere throughout the campus.

Construction on Hammond Campus

The City of Hammond is performing storm water improvements that will necessitate sewer replacement. Starting Monday Jan. 24, the east end of Founders Plaza will be closed for construction for approximately one week, weather permitting.

CHESS Faculty and Staff Convocation

CHESS Faculty and Staff are invited to join us for a “working convocation”. We will engage to reinvigorate and build lasting relationships.

Spirit Weeks

Expanded fun and lively (three) spirit weeks with different themes daily! Virtual and in-person options available.

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

Come get your 2nd shot and booster on January 31st at the Nils K. Nelson Bioscience Innovation Building (First Floor)

Intramural 2 on 2 Badminton

The Intramural 2 on 2 Badminton will begin on Jan. 31. The deadline to sign up is January 27. The league will be played in the FRC Building.

Scholarships Closing

The deadline to apply for most scholarships is February 1, 2022. Some specialty scholarships may have different deadlines, which you can see on their listings.

Trivia Night

Team up with friends and test your trivia knowledge on a wide array of topics, including special celebrations of PNW Homecoming and Black History Month!

CHESS Athletics Night

Let's CHEER on our hockey team! CHESS faculty, staf, and students are invited for a night of hockey, food and giveaways.

Art of the Pride Submission Deadline

Put your artistic skills to the test for a chance to win an Apple iPad! Your challenge: to submit an original, high-res photo that embodies the ways Purdue Northwest is ‘Roaring Ahead’ to transform students’ lives through innovative education, applied research and community engagement.

Dance

Dress-up is optional. Themed glow sticks will be provided. Table games, dance games, refreshments and euphoria face paint/make-up stand equals fun for everyone!

Skate Party at Westville

Enjoy an afternoon of roller-skating and laser tag fun with friends on the ThrillAmaze portable skate rink. Refreshments provided.

Pride Professional Development Night

Pride Professional Development Night is your chance to brush up on some key career skills that will help you in your search for an internship or your first full time role!

The Mane Event

Cheer on men’s and women’s basketball at HoCo’s biggest event!

Recurring

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. 

Intramural 5 on 5 Basketball League

All Basketball league games are to be played on Sundays. If you don’t have a team we will put you on one. Entry Deadline is on Feb. 16.

Summer 2022 Registration Begins

Contact your academic advisor regarding questions about course selection and staying on track for graduation.

Spring Career Expo (Virtual Day)

Spring Career Expo 2022 is an "all majors" career fair that will feature local and national employers that are seeking to hire interns and full-time employees across all industries and academic majors.

Intramural 6 on 6 Co-ed Volleyball League

Join a 6 on 6 co-ed volleyball league as part of the spring 2022 intramural sports on the Hammond campus. The entry deadline is Feb. 28 and games will begin on Mar. 3. Games will be played on Thursday evenings in the gym.

Founders Day 2022

The annual PNW Founders Day Program will take place on Friday, March 4, 2022.

Spring Career Expo (In-Person)

A business professional networking event for students and alumni of PNW who are seeking full time employment and internships.

Intramural 4 on 4 Indoor Soccer League

Join a 4 on 4 indoor soccer league as part of the spring 2022 intramural sports on the Hammond campus. The entry deadline is Mar 3 and games will begin on Mar. 7.

Spring Recess

Spring Recess runs Monday, March 14 through Saturday, March 19.

Recurring

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. 

Just In Time Virtual Fair

An all majors career fair that will feature local and national employers that are seeking to hire interns and full time employees.

Roaring Loud

PNW students, join us for a free dance party when DJ Diesel (aka Shaq!) comes to campus April 8 for Roaring Loud. This fun, free celebration is the showcase student event for PNW’s yearlong “Roaring Ahead” celebration.

Recurring

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. 

Spring 2022 Commencement

Spring 2022 Commencement Ceremonies will be held Saturday, May 14, on the Hammond campus. Congratulations to the PNW graduates!

Recurring

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. 

Roaring Ahead Scholarship Gala

A premier fundraising event, the Roaring Ahead Scholarship Gala will provide scholarship opportunities benefitting future and current students.

Recurring

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. 

Recurring

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. 

Recurring

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.