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Save the Date for PNW Day of Giving 2024

At PNW, we instill the rock-solid belief that whatever it takes, the rewards are worth it. Join us on April 24 as we empower our students to ignite change and become forward-thinking leaders, because inside each one of them is the strength to Power Onward.

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Bourdages garners ACHA DI National Player of the Year; first in PNW history

Purdue Northwest ACHA DI Hockey junior Sam Bourdages has received ACHA DI Hockey National Player of the Year after his record setting 2023-24 campaign.

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High school students encouraged to register for Preview PNW information session

Purdue University Northwest’s Preview PNW provides prospective students and their families valuable information about academic and student experiences at the region’s premier metropolitan university.

Upcoming Events

Apr 13

Native Plant Sale

Join Gabis Arboretum at Purdue Northwest for our third annual native plant sale! Proceeds from the plant sale help support the arboretum.

Apr 13

2024 Indiana-Kentucky ASCE Symposium

Our chapter will be hosting the 2024 ASCE Indiana-Kentucky Student Symposium. Competitions include events like concrete canoe, surveying, and more!

Apr 13

Athletics Week Ahead

We update students with a list of our weekly home games they can attend to de-stress as we finish off the semester.

Apr 13

Earth Day – Climate Change Presentation

Join Kim Scipes, professor emeritus, for a climate change presentation at the Hammond Public Library.

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Provost Open Forum Presentations

Feedback due by april 14 at 6 p.m. ct

PNW is interviewing final candidates as part of the search for the university’s next Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs. Chancellor Chris Holford invites faculty, staff and students to hear from finalists and to provide feedback to help inform the process of selecting the next Provost of Purdue University Northwest.

Watch the video presentations

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Roaring Loud 2024



Join us for a free concert as Yung Gravy comes to campus for Roaring Loud!

You’ve Powered Onward through another year of hard work, new experiences and amazing accomplishments. Now we’re looking to celebrate you with a night of fun, free music at the heart of Hammond Campus!




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Dean of students

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

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Finding Your Path

Advising at PNW

From exploring campus resources to choosing the right classes to meet your goals, your advisor can offer guidance on the best path at PNW.

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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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PNW Libraries

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

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