Giving

Your donation reaches beyond the boundaries of our campuses–every gift to PNW is an investment that helps our students grow into the next generation of leaders.

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All of us at PNW are here to support students in navigating the challenges they face with this extraordinary situation.

Chancellor Thomas L. Keon

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PNW License Plate

Show your pride – and support future generations of PNW students through scholarships – by ordering a PNW license plate today!

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PNW Giving Guide

Give By Phone

Direct: (219) 989-2323
Toll-free: (855) 608-4600
(Press 1 for Hammond campus, then enter extension 2323)

We accept Discover, MasterCard and Visa and are available to take your call between 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (Central Time).

Give By Mail

Purdue University Northwest
Institutional Advancement
2200 169th Street
Hammond, IN 46323

Please make checks out to Purdue Northwest, indicating any fund in the memo line of the check.

Chancellor Keon

Donors who make annual gifts of $1,000 or more can join our exclusive Chancellor’s Circle, receiving special benefits and the satisfaction of helping future students.


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Additional Resources

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Donor Bill of Rights

Our listing of donor rights reinforces your full confidence in the not-for-profit organizations and causes you’re asked to support.

PNW Donors Susan and David Roberts

Tax Advantages

Gifts to PNW are tax deductible! In fact, Indiana residents can earn a 50 percent state tax credit on a gift to Purdue University Northwest.

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Corporate Champions

The Corporate Champions program builds championship experiences for more than 250 student-athletes.

Champions Club

Champions Club

Love PNW Athletics? Help talented PNW student-athletes pursue excellence in the classroom, competition and community!

Dr. Maria O. Longas, Purdue University Northwest professor emerita of Chemistry, left a generous estate gift to the university to fund student scholarships.

Former Purdue University Northwest Chemistry Professor Leaves Legacy Gift for Students

A retired Purdue University Northwest professor who passed away earlier this year has left more than $700,000 to the university. The generous estate gift left by Maria O. Longas, PNW professor emerita of Chemistry, will go towards student scholarships.

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Peoples Bank To Donate Their Hammond Banking Center Building To Purdue University Northwest

Peoples Bank entered into an agreement that will donate their Hammond (Woodmar) Banking Center to the Purdue Research Foundation, an Indiana corporation on behalf of Purdue University Northwest (PNW).

Two men pose with a beehive.

Purdue University Northwest Adds Honey Bees to Its Campus Communities

Earlier this spring, PNW added several new housing units…for honey bees. The PNW apiaries are a first for the university and include two hives at the Westville campus and Gabis Arboretum and four hives on the Hammond campus.

Chancellor Keon

Donors who make annual gifts of $1,000 or more can join our exclusive Chancellor’s Circle, receiving special benefits and the satisfaction of helping future students.


See Chancellor’s Circle Benefits