News and Announcements

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Purdue University Northwest Brings The Energy For First Hispanic Heritage Festival

Nearly 700 community members, public officials, students, faculty and staff members enjoyed the first Hispanic Heritage Festival held by Purdue University Northwest.

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Get Ready for Late Night Madness

Purdue University Northwest Athletics will host the 8th Annual Late Night Madness event on Thursday, October 28, at the Hammond Fitness & Recreation Center to kick off a new season of Pride basketball.


PNW celebrates Day of the Dead with Coco junior novel author visit, campus events

Coming on the heels of Hispanic Heritage Month, Purdue University Northwest (PNW) is proud to celebrate Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) by welcoming Coco junior novelization author Angela Cervantes for a two-day visit to its Hammond and Westville campuses to meet with PNW and Northwest Indiana students.


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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 17 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

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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!

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Fall 2021 Virtual Career Expo


PNW students, alumni and the general public can connect with employers for jobs and internship with our fall virtual career expo! Open to all industries and academic majors, this free event offers the opportunity to take the next step in your career.


Oct 23

PNW Application Fee Waiver

Now is the perfect time to apply to Purdue University Northwest, as the $25 application fee for undergraduates will be waived until November 7! Take the next step to success—apply to PNW today.

Oct 23

Trail of Scarecrows Display Dates

Trail of Scarecrows will be displayed from Friday, October 1 through Saturday, October 30.

Oct 23

Just for Kids! Creepy Crawly Series: All about BATS!

Join a Gabis naturalist to learn all about bats. We will start the class off with a book on bats.

Oct 24

Prepping Garden Tools for Winter

Learn from master gardeners so your tools will be in top shape next spring.