News and Announcements


PNW Student-Athletes Post Another Record-Breaking Semester in the Classroom

Following the conclusion of the Fall 2020 semester, the Purdue University Northwest Athletics Department once again is proud to announce impressive GPA results earned by PNW Pride student-athletes.

PNW Chancellor Thomas Keon

Chancellor Keon on Lakeshore Public Radio

Chancellor Thomas Keon is on “Regionally Speaking” to talk about the impact of COVID-19 on higher education. His comments come in the first half of the segment.

Robert Milos is pictured.

Donors Demonstrate Passion for Students with Contributions to Nils K. Nelson Bioscience Innovation Building

The Nils K. Nelson Bioscience Innovation Building is the newest structure on the Hammond Campus, supported by donors such as Robert Milos, a retired nurse and longstanding supporter of PNW.


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!

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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

Jan 26

Anti-Racism Lecture Series: Unheard Voices Of Protest

Three leaders of protests against racism and police violence engage in a roundtable discussion about how they are strategically and tactically challenging racist practices in the US.

Jan 28

One Book, One Community: Just Mercy

Join One Book, One Community with PNW for a book discussion of Just Mercy. The discussion will occur face-to-face at the Hammond Library and virtually via Zoom.

Jan 29

The Roundtable Perspective: Star Wars and Religion

Russell Johnson, divinity teaching fellow at the University of Chicago joins host Thomas J. Roach on Lakeshore PBS to discuss the films in the Star Wars franchise and how they relate to stories of mythology and religion.

Feb 04

Anti-Racism Lecture Series: Health, Equity and Communities of Color

On World Cancer Day, associate professor of English Karen Bishop-Morris talks with Tranece Artis (Executive Director, Laini Fluellen Charities), Maria Perez (Coordinator, ACCESS Community Health) and Rachel Nagengast (Cancer Education Program Specialist with ACCESS).