News & Announcements

Mark Mabrito

Lionhearted Leaders: Mark Mabrito

Meet Mark Mabrito, assistant professor of English and a Lionhearted Leader in the College of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences.

Aaron Ramirez

Inspired to Mentor: Meet PNW 2022 graduate Aaron Ramirez

Ramirez, a first-generation student from East Chicago, has served as a peer mentor in the Honors College, including as the first-ever Peer Mentor Chair on the college’s Student Advisory Board. He has also worked as a peer mentor in TRIO Student Support Services.

Mya Dixon

Programming the future: Meet 2022 PNW graduate Mya Dixon

A trip to the library to research careers pointed Mya Dixon, ’22, towards the field of computer science and information systems.

Upcoming Events

Dec 05

Play Day (Westville Campus)

Take a break from studying and join us for a day of play featuring coloring activities, games, puzzles and word searches, stress-relief techniques and even karaoke!

Dec 05

SGA Presents: Fall 2022 Cram Jam (Westville Campus)

Need some extra help in powering up for Finals Week? Pick up some free snacks from SGA from December 5 and 6!

Dec 05

Carols at the Bell Tower

Get in the spirit by singing along to traditional holiday tunes at the PNW Bell Tower!

Dec 05

Pancake Study Break

Whether you need a break from studying for your organic chemistry final or if you’re just procrastinating on that final paper, the Office of Student Life and PNW Housing has your back with our Pancake Study Break!

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Get Ready for Fall 2022 Commencement!

DECEMBER 10, 2022

You’ve Powered Onward to your degree, and now it’s time to celebrate as PNW hosts Commencement on the Hammond campus for Summer and Fall 2022 graduates!

See Our Pre-Graduation Guide

See What to Expect on the Day 


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Join In

Student Organizations

Make friends, build your resume and have fun—join one of PNW’s student orgs!

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Need Help?

Dean of students

PNW’s Dean of Student office is your go-to resource for addressing student needs and offering guidance on PNW policies.

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Plan Ahead

Classes and Courses

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

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Get Tech Help

Information Services

From accessing Brightspace to changing your password, get the help you need.

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Ask the Experts

Student Resources

From tutoring to counseling, access the resources you need to be your best.

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Stay on Track

Key Dates

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

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Brain Builders

PNW Libraries

Study space, computers and experts ready to help–find it all in PNW’s libraries.

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Get PNW Gear


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