News and Announcements

A building on PNW's Westville campus

File FAFSA by April 15

If you are planning to attend PNW, have applied for admission or are thinking about attending college in the fall of 2020, it is important to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The deadline to apply to qualify for state aid in Indiana is April 15.

Lion sculptures in front of a building on PNW's Westville Campus

PNW Building Closings

Effective March 24, facilities on the Purdue Northwest Hammond and Westville campuses and all auxiliary locations will be secured and public access restricted for an indefinite period of time for the health and safety of the PNW community.

A crowd shot at PNW commencement.

PNW Spring 2020 Commencement

Unfortunately, for the health and safety of everyone, our commencement ceremonies will not be taking place as scheduled in May.


Students in dress clothes cross campus

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.

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Mar 30

Application Fee Holiday

We are waiving our $25 fee for undergraduate applications through April 15! Take advantage of this special offer to Power Onward with PNW.

Mar 30

SRIP: Narrowing Yous Research Topic

Scholars will be given instructions on how to choose a research topic, narrow its scope, and differentiate their research from others of the same topic. Meeting Number: 611 266 522 Audio Connection: 1 855-282-6330 (Toll Free)

Apr 01

CHESS Pop-Up Career Closet (Canceled)

Students and community members can pick up free professional and business-casual attire that is appropriate for your career fairs, interviews and the workplace.

Apr 03

McNair Recruitment and Informational Session

Scholars are invited to recommend students to become McNair scholars. This session will allow students to further discover the benefits of being a McNair scholar. Meeting Number: 616 103 722 Audio Connection: 1 855-282-6330 (Toll Free)