News and Announcements

Becoming a Confident Professional: Spring 2021 Grad Alexis Ford

First generation college student, Alexis Ford, ’21, found her place at PNW by participating in campus organizations and activities.

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PNW Criminal Justice Professor Nicky Jackson Featured in People Magazine for Work on Wrongful Conviction

Our very own Nicky Jackson, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Criminal Justice, will be featured in People magazine and on the streaming channel People TV this week.

Mekisha Neal joins the Leadership Institute at Purdue Northwest

Mekisha Neal, M.ED is the new assistant director of the Leadership Institute at Purdue University Northwest.


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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.

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Getting to PNW

Maps and Directions

Get directions to PNW’s Hammond and Westville campuses.

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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.

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Get Active

Fitness Centers

Work out with community memberships in Hammond and Westville!

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The Roundtable Perspective

Arts and Entertainment

A collegiate television program produced by students and faculty of PNW!

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

May 14

The Roundtable Perspective: Cinema Under Stalin

Maria Belodubrovskaya, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Cinema and Media Studies at the University of Chicago joins host Thomas J. Roach, Ph.D. to discuss the history of film in Soviet Russia under the regime of Joseph Stalin.

May 15

Spring 2021 Commencement

Save the date! PNW is excited to announce outdoor, in-person ceremonies, with appropriate health and safety protocols, to celebrate the academic achievements of the spring Class of 2021.

May 15

Planting Shrubs and Garden Design Webinar

Join Master Gardener, Lynn Barbee, to learn how to plant and take care of shrubs in your garden. 

May 19

Indiana Master Naturalist Series

This nine-week program is an excellent opportunity for anyone with a love for the outdoors who is wishing to expand their knowledge of plants, wildlife and other natural resources in Indiana.