A PNW Student in the Global Engagement Office

Department of Political Science, Economics and World Languages

By combining political science, economics and world languages and cultures, we offer a more competitive, marketable education for the 21st century.

Academic Programs

Our rigorous programs bring real-world experience to the classroom, building the knowledge you need to succeed.

Undergraduate


Because of the class sizes, I am on a first name basis with all of my professors...They’re always asking about my future plans and how they can help me reach my goals."

"PNW offered a perfect college experience for me. The connections and relationships I’ve made are my favorite thing about attending.”

Emily Weber-Brokke, ’21, Political Science and Spanish

Resources

Student Resources

Opportunities and Outreach

Specialty scholarships, advisors and student organizations–see how we can help you succeed.

Our Experts

Faculty

Our experts can help you build skills with a global impact.

Education Abroad

Experience the World

Earn course credit while living and learning in other countries.

International Media Center

Language Tutoring

If you need help with your language course, you can stop by the International Media Center and talk to a language tutor. Please check the schedule to know when tutors are available.

INTERNATIONAL MEDIA CENTER

News and Announcements

Student in lab

Purdue University Northwest’s Days of Discovery puts research in the spotlight

Purdue University Northwest (PNW) will hold its fifth annual research symposium Days of Discovery virtually on April 1 and April 2. This event provides faculty members and students an opportunity to present their research and scholarly activities to the PNW community and general public.

An exterior view of a fountain on PNW's Westville campus

Planning for an In-Person Fall Semester at PNW

We are very pleased to confirm that we are planning for an in-person Fall Semester at Purdue Northwest.

Purdue Northwest scholars and community experts to discuss “the post-COVID world”

Purdue Northwest scholars and community experts to discuss “the post-COVID world”

Purdue University Northwest (PNW) will host a series of virtual conversations with PNW scholars and community experts to explore the post-COVID world and the opportunity for reinvention. The series, titled “On the Other Side: PNW Examines the Post-COVID World,” will challenge thinking about what the future holds.