• August 2, 2021

    Updated Mask Protocol for PNW

    Effective Tuesday, Aug. 3, face masks will again be required in all indoor spaces for everyone on the Purdue University Northwest campuses, including students, employees and visitors, regardless of vaccination status.

  • June 2, 2021

    Updated COVID-19 Guidance for PNW: New Protocols

    As the population of vaccinated residents grows and COVID-19 cases steadily decline, Purdue University Northwest will be transitioning some of its COVID-19 policies and procedures. Using the latest federal, state and local guidance, the university is adopting the following protocols, effective immediately.

  • April 29, 2021

    PNW COVID Vaccine Survey

    All students, faculty and staff affiliated with the Purdue University Northwest campuses are encouraged to participate in a new verification program once they have been fully vaccinated for COVID-19 to assist in PNW’s efforts in managing the health and safety of the campus community.

  • April 8, 2021

    Vaccination Clinic at Purdue Northwest-Sign Up Information

    We are excited to share that we are partnering with the Indiana State Department of Health and LaPorte County Health Department to offer vaccination opportunities on our Westville and Hammond Campuses!

  • March 11, 2021

    University Sponsored Travel for Faculty and Staff

    University-sponsored travel for faculty and staff will begin again, under certain circumstances, beginning May 17, 2021. Approval for travel should be obtained from the appropriate Dean or Vice Chancellor. 

  • January 28, 2021

    Navigating Through COVID – Resources and Tools

    COVID-19 continues to create challenges for Purdue Northwest faculty and staff, which is why the university is working to provide benefits, resources and tools to assist the PNW community as needs evolve.

  • September 28, 2020

    COVID-19 Faculty/Staff Updates: One Month Since Fall Semester Started

    As PNW marks one month since fall semester started, the Safe Return to Campus Task Force shares faculty/staff updates about COVID-19 protocols on campus.

  • July 29, 2020

    Faculty and Staff Return to Campus Checklist

    As PNW prepares for a Safe Return to Campus in Fall 2020, see the steps faculty and staff can take for a smooth, safe start with our return to campus checklist.

  • July 24, 2020

    Approval of Final Safe Return to Campus Task Force Recommendations and Planning for Fall Semester 2020

    The Safe Return to Campus Task Force has been working diligently these past few months and has assessed all aspects of the pandemic’s impact to the higher education environment, and provided recommendations to the Senior Leadership Team guided by best practices and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

  • June 8, 2020

    PNW Process to Request Workplace Modifications for COVID-19 Vulnerable Populations

    With the goal of protecting faculty and staff who are most vulnerable to exposure to COVID-19, PNW has developed a process employees may follow to request workplace adjustments or accommodations specific to their individual needs for a safe working environment.