News and Announcements

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PNW Mask Protocol, Chicago “Quarantine” Order and Other Important Information

Thank you for your cooperation in keeping the university community safe thus far into the fall semester and our active infection rate very low relative to our total population of students, faculty and staff members.

PNW offers virtual preview event for prospective students

 Purdue University Northwest (PNW) will hold a Virtual Preview PNW from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 14. This virtual event will give prospective students and their families the opportunity to learn more about both the Hammond and Westville campuses of PNW.

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PNW Strategic Plan and Acknowledgments

We are very excited to share the final draft of the PNW Strategic Plan for 2020-2025 with the PNW community and our stakeholders in Northwest Indiana and beyond.


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Working at PNW


Pursue your calling while making a difference in the region.

Athlete Kyleigh Payne celebrates in the snow.

Roar Pride

PNW Athletics

Cheer for PNW’s 13 NCAA Division II athletic programs.

Students throw color to kick off the PNW Pride Stride 5k

Community Events


Join us for special events, from Sinai Forum to summer camps.

PNW's DSAAC building

Getting to PNW

Maps and Directions

Get directions to PNW’s Hammond and Westville campuses.

A pond at Gabis Arboretum

Step into Nature

Gabis Arboretum

Relax amidst 300 acres of gardens, woodlands and hiking trails

A conference room in PNW's Community Counseling Center.

Support Services

Community Counseling

Access quality, affordable, culturally competent therapeutic services.

Students get ready to lift weights

Get Active

Fitness Centers

Work out with community memberships in Hammond and Westville!

The sculpture "Water" by Teresa Lind on PNW's Westville campus.

Cool Culture

Arts and Entertainment

Explore sculpture, theater and more on PNW’s campuses.

PNW MBA student Lily Andarcia and Chancellor Thomas Keon walk together on campus.

Chancellor's Corner

Featuring Chancellor Tom Keon, this quarterly video newsletter shares stories from our premier metropolitan university.

See the Latest Videos

Oct 22

PNW Today

Tune into WJOB 1230-AM or 104.7-FM for the Purdue Northwest Today program. The program will include discussion on PNW’s College of Technology grant.

Oct 22

Creative Community Lunch and Learn

Tend to partake in creative outlets? Let’s talk basics! Join this accountability group to learn how to best market, podcast, write and discuss ideas.

Oct 22

Drive-In Movie – Just Mercy

PNW and Student Affairs are proud to host Drive-In Movie Night at Gabis Arboretum as part of One Book One Community. Join us for a socially distant night as we view Just Mercy, the powerful true story about the equal justice initiative.

Oct 24

New Group Exercise Session: Extreme Abs and Core

A 60-minute, high-energy, hard driving, fast-pace class designed for avid exercisers and fitness enthusiasts. Multiple sets of different exercises with minimal rest between sets is the class format.