News and Announcements

Heather Augustyn

PNW faculty member publishes book on women ska musicians

Heather Augustyn, continuing lecturer and Westville Writing Center Coordinator, recently released her latest book, Rude Girls: Women in 2 Tone and One Step Beyond, which details women ska musicians that performed in bands during the 1970s and 1980s.

A sculpture in front of PNW's Dworkin Student Support and Activities Complex.

New Durham School District Reunification Drill at DSAC Westville

Campus members, at noon this Friday, March 10, 2023, we will be hosting The New Durham School District reunification drill at the Dworkin Student Service and Activities Complex.

A pink start with text on it: The Times Best of the Region '23

Take a Moment and Vote for PNW for Best of the Region!

Show our region your pride for Purdue University Northwest by helping vote for PNW as the BEST university in Northwest Indiana. The Times Media Company’s annual Best of the Region voting is open through March 26, and we kindly ask you to take a brief moment to vote for 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 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.

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!

Image of broadcast student.

The Roundtable Perspective

Arts and Entertainment

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

The top of the PNW bell tower with clouds and a blue sky behind it

Women's History Month

MARCH 2023

Join us for PNW’s celebrations of Women’s History Month! From academic events to art showcases, join us in recognizing the accomplishments and achievements of women all month long!


Two students sit at a table. The student to the left has a laptop on the table in front of them. The PNW logo is on the wall behind them.

Preview PNW


Want a closer look at Purdue University Northwest? Preview PNW walks through the admissions process, allows you to learn about majors that interest you and explore opportunities for scholarships and financial aid!


Mar 21

Women’s History Month

From academic events to art showcases, join PNW in celebrating the accomplishments and achievements of women all month long!

Mar 22

Tornado Drill

Campus members, we will be conducting a Tornado Drill (move to a storm safe area) at both campuses on Wednesday, March 22, 2023.

Mar 22

World Water Day and Third Annual Sustainability at PNW Showcase

The Sustainability at PNW event showcases of faculty work with a focus on water this year in concert with World Water Day.

Mar 22

“Without Due Process” Film Screening, Presentation and Discussion

Join us for a screening and discussion of “Without Due Process,” a documentary about a PNW instructor’s family imprisoned in the Japanese American concentration camps during World War II.