News and 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.

Mont Hadley

PNW staff members’ startup recognized by Indiana Economic Development Corporation

Plantennas may be a startup, but co-founders Mont Handley and Alexandra (AJ) Moran are not new to entrepreneurship. Plantennas is a solution that helps them realize significant labor cost savings and increase supply chain transparency.


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Information Services/CSC


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

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Human Resources

Employee Support

Find key resources, including development opportunities, benefits and staying healthy.

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Class Schedules

In Session

Need to know where to be? Find times and locations for upcoming classes.

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PNW Careers

Working at PNW

Explore opportunities that let you make a difference for students—and our region.

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Disability Access Center

Necessary Services

Empowering college-ready students with documented disabilities to participate fully in PNW.

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PNW Catalog

Academic Guidelines

Find answers to almost all questions related to academic life in the PNW Catalog.

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Faculty Senate

Governing Body

PNW’s Faculty Senate exercises faculty legislative, policy-making and advisory powers.

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Facilities Services

Get it fixed

From maintenance to housekeeping, reach out with your building and grounds needs.

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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 

Upcoming Events

Dec 04

Sinai Forum: An Afternoon with Rachel Barton Pine

Join the Sinai Forum at Purdue University Northwest for An Afternoon with Rachel Barton Pine.

Dec 06

Lunch and Lead Series: Adam O’Doherty

Save the date for a Lunch and Lead session with Adam O’Doherty, President and CEO of United Way of Northwest Indiana, on Tuesday, December 6!

Dec 07

Support PNW with a Year-End Gift

In this season of giving, you can reward hard-working students and invest in a brighter future with a gift to support PNW student scholarships!

Dec 07

PNW Research Coffee Hour

Join us for a Research Coffee Hour hosted by the Purdue Northwest Research Board! This event allows you to: Network Learn about research interests and activities of PNW faculty Meet […]