News & Announcements

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PNW Mask Protocol, Chicago “Quarantine” Order and Other Important Information

Thank you for your cooperation in keeping the university community safe thus far into the fall semester and our active infection rate very low relative to our total population of students, faculty and staff members.

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PNW Strategic Plan and Acknowledgments

We are very excited to share the final draft of the PNW Strategic Plan for 2020-2025 with the PNW community and our stakeholders in Northwest Indiana and beyond.

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Creation of the 5-75 Purdue Northwest Anniversary Steering Committee

We are pleased to announce the creation of the 5-75 Purdue Northwest Anniversary Steering Committee. We are looking ahead to the year 2021-2022 which marks the 5th anniversary of the establishment of Purdue Northwest and the 75th anniversaries of our legacy institutions, Purdue Calumet and Purdue North Central.


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PNW’s academic advisors can help you every step of the way, from choosing a major to staying on track for commencement.

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Stay the course to commencement—dive into PNW’s class schedules and course descriptions.

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Key Dates

From registration to commencement, check off the next milestone to success.

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Get textbooks, notebooks and embrace your PNW Pride with t-shirts, hats, hoodies and more.

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Student Life

Grow to your fullest potential—connect with the PNW community, calendar and events!

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Upcoming Events

Oct 22

PNW Today

Tune into WJOB 1230-AM or 104.7-FM for the Purdue Northwest Today program. The program will include discussion on PNW’s College of Technology grant.

Oct 22

Creative Community Lunch and Learn

Tend to partake in creative outlets? Let’s talk basics! Join this accountability group to learn how to best market, podcast, write and discuss ideas.

Oct 22

16th Annual Graduate and Professional School Virtual Fair

All college and university students and alumni are invited to participate in the 16th Annual Graduate and Professional School Virtual Fair.

Oct 22

Drive-In Movie – Just Mercy

PNW and Student Affairs are proud to host Drive-In Movie Night at Gabis Arboretum as part of One Book One Community. Join us for a socially distant night as we view Just Mercy, the powerful true story about the equal justice initiative.