News and Announcements

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Ten highlights from the 2023-24 academic year

PNW’s 2023-24 academic year was marked by historic opportunities in academics and community impact, major designations reflecting university strategic initiatives, new feats for Pride Athletics, engaging and empowering student life events and much more.

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Purdue University Northwest hosts annual Juneteenth celebration

Purdue University Northwest (PNW) will celebrate Juneteenth from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, June 19 in Founders Plaza north of the Student Union and Library Building, 2200 169th Street, Hammond, IN.

PNW Chancellor Kenneth "Chris" Holford

NWI Times: Chancellor Holford Excited to Be at the Helm

Looking back at his first six months as PNW Chancellor, Kenneth “Chris” Holford tells the Northwest Indiana Times he couldn’t be more excited to take the helm of the university with all that is occurring at the institution.


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What’s It Cost?

Tuition and Fees

Get the numbers on how much it costs to attend PNW.

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Plan Ahead

Cost Calculator

Enter your major and courseload and see how much you can expect to pay.

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Paying for College

Financial Aid

Learn more about scholarships and resources to help pay for college.

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Stay on Track

Key Dates

From registration to payment deadlines, check off each step toward commencement.

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PNW Programs

Areas of Study

From accounting to physics, explore PNW’s 70+ areas of study.

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See for Yourself

Visit Campus

The best way to find if PNW is the right place is to see it yourself!

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Getting to PNW

Maps and Directions

Get directions to PNW’s Hammond and Westville campuses.

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Acorn Concert Series


Get ready for another great summer of music with the 2024 Acorn Concert Series.

Starting Memorial Day Weekend, Gabis Arboretum reignites with our annual concert series featuring SIX evening concerts! Bring your lawn chair or blanket and get ready for an unforgettable experience!


Upcoming Events

Jun 16

Deadline to Submit Summer 2024 Application to Graduate

Students completing their degree requirements at any point in Summer 2024 are required to apply to graduate by Saturday, June 16.

Jun 17

PNW Powers 44th Annual Golf Outing

Join us for the Powers-Purdue Northwest 44th Annual Golf Outing to benefit student-athlete scholarships at PNW.

Jun 19


Celebrate Freedom Day at PNW with food, music and activities! PNW’s Juneteenth celebration is free and open to the public.

Jun 21

First 6 Week Module Ends

The first 6 week module of summer classes ends Friday, June 21.