Champions Club

The Champions Club is the primary fundraising source of the Purdue University Northwest Athletics Department.

Your support enables talented PNW student-athletes to receive a top-tier education while pursuing goals of excellence in the classroom, in competition and in the community.

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PNW Athletics competes in NCAA DII Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Our athletic facilities rival some of the best in the Midwest and will continue to develop along with our growing programs.

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John Friend

Athletic Director Emeritus/Consultant/Chief Fundraiser


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Rick Costello

Director of Athletics

(219) 989-2540


The PNW soccer team celebrates the win that placed them in the 2023 GLIAC champsionship

PNW Men’s Soccer Wins Team’s First-Ever GLIAC Championship!

The PNW men’s soccer team beat Saginaw Valley State 1-0 in the GLIAC championship on Sunday, Nov. 12. The victory marked PNW’s first-ever GLIAC conference championship. Paws up! Roar Pride!

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PNW Esports to host UNIFIED Gaming Fanfest

Purdue University Northwest’s Esports program is set to host the UNIFIED Gaming Fanfest November 11 to 12 at the Westville campus’ Dworkin Student Services and Activities Complex (DSAC).

Men’s Soccer Players Earn GLIAC “Player of the Year” Recognitions

The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) has announced their 2023 Men’s Soccer Player Awards and All-GLIAC teams.