News and Announcements

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College of Technology camp solidifies the art of modern construction

The College of Technology’s Bridge Engineering Construction Summer Camp is helping build construction foundations for a new generation of professionals.

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PNW’s Veteran Services helps student veterans develop a new mission

The transition from the military into higher education can be a struggle for many veterans. Fortunately, Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW’s) Veteran Services is committed to creating a community of support and resources for those who have served in the armed forces.

PNW Chancellor Thomas L. Keon

The Greater South Shore Initiative: Building the Next 100 Years

PNW Chancellor Thomas L. Keon’s latest column for The Times of Northwest Indiana highlights the Greater South Shore Initiative, which calls for proactive planning for how Northwest Indiana’s communities will take advantage of the South Shore Line expansion that is already underway.


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Working at PNW


Pursue your calling while making a difference in the region.

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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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Acorn Concert Series

Summer 2022

The Acorn Concert Series is back for 2022 and it’s bigger and better than ever! Purchase your tickets, bring a lawn chair and relax with local food trucks, beer and wine.

Get Acorn Concert Series Tickets

Aug 16

Apply Now for 2023!

The Purdue University Northwest application for Spring and Fall 2023 is now open! Apply today to join the PNW Pride.

Aug 18

Application Deadline for Fall 2022

Still looking to apply to attend Purdue University Northwest this fall? Classes start Monday, Aug. 22, so you’ll want to hurry, but you can apply for Fall 2022 until Aug. 18!

Aug 19

Cookout with a Cop

Stop by University Village (behind Peregrine Hall on the Hammond campus) to enjoy free food including burgers, hotdogs, cookies and chips and bottled water!

Aug 22

Disabilities Justice: Transnational Perspectives on Gender and Disablism

Fulbright Scholar Onder Islek of Aksaray University in Turkey will present his research on the role of schools in promoting independence among students with disabilities, especially those with visual impairments.