News and Announcements

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Updated Mask Protocol for PNW

Effective Tuesday, Aug. 3, face masks will again be required in all indoor spaces for everyone on the Purdue University Northwest campuses, including students, employees and visitors, regardless of vaccination status.

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The Society of Innovators at Purdue Northwest invites nominations for 2021 Awards

The Society of Innovators at Purdue Northwest has opened nominations for the 2021 Innovators Awards. In addition to inducting Individual and Team Honorees into the Society, three unique awards will be considered: Richard C. Sussman Prize for Team Innovation, Society of Innovators Fellows, and the John H. Davies Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Purdue University Northwest Adds Honey Bees to Its Campus Communities

Earlier this spring, PNW added several new housing units…for honey bees. The PNW apiaries are a first for the university and include two hives at the Westville campus and Gabis Arboretum and four hives on the Hammond campus.


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Getting to PNW

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Planning for an In-Person Fall Semester

We are very pleased to confirm that we are planning for an in-person fall semester at Purdue Northwest! We are looking forward to welcoming you back to a typical in-person experience for instruction and activities.

See the Fall 2021 Announcement

Upcoming Events

Aug 14

First Annual PNW Golf Alumni, Friends and Family Golf Outing

Come join the fun and catch up with former teammates and friends of PNW golf! Fundraising efforts will go directly to our men’s and women’s golf programs.

Aug 16

Application Deadline

Take the first step to power onward and submit your PNW application. The transfer admissions deadline is August 16.

Aug 21

Marrakesh Express: A Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Experience

There are hundreds, if not thousands of tribute bands performing the music of the Beatles, Rolling Stones, AC/DC, Led Zeppelin, U2 and other monsters of rock. But Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young? Next to none.

Aug 23

Fall 2021 Classes Begin

Welcome back! Fall classes begin today. Have a great semester.