COVID-19

  • June 2, 2021

    Updated COVID-19 Guidance for PNW

    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 27, 2021

    PNW’s Plans for the Fall Semester

    We are looking forward to welcoming you back to a typical in-person experience for instruction and activities at PNW in Fall 2021. PNW is, and always has been, a face-to-face learning experience, and we are excited to get back to this in the fall. 

  • April 13, 2021

    Availability of Moderna Vaccine at Westville Campus Vaccination Clinics

    Following news that the CDC has paused use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, we are pleased to announce that PNW has partnered with the La Porte County Health Department and HealthLinc to ensure no disruption to plans for our vaccination clinic at the Westville Campus.

  • 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!

  • April 2, 2021

    Staying Safe and Reconnecting with In-person Events This Spring!

    I am writing to congratulate you all and share how very proud of we are of the progress we have made as a community in fighting COVID while continuing to deliver great educational opportunities.

  • March 18, 2021

    Purdue Northwest Fan Attendance Policy Update

    In accordance with the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference new fan and spectator policy for the spring sports season, Purdue University Northwest is excited to have spectators at home events effective March 19, 2021.

  • March 8, 2021

    Covid Vaccination Update and Changes to Quarantine Guidance

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has determined that those who are fully vaccinated from Covid-19 no longer need to quarantine if exposed to someone with Covid-19 as long as it has been 2 weeks since the last vaccination, within three months from their last dose of the vaccine and have remained symptom free since their exposure.

  • February 10, 2021

    Reminders for COVID-19 Protocols on Campus

    As we move back to some in-person learning this semester the task force wanted to send out some friendly reminders about COVID-19 protocols on campus. This memo communicates the face-covering protocol for PNW students, faculty, staff, invited guests and visitors who must be on campus.

  • February 1, 2021

    Campus Re-Opening: Plans for the Spring 2021 Semester

    PNW Provost Chris Holford is pleased to announce that we will begin the process of migrating back to face-to-face and hybrid instruction for those courses originally scheduled in those modalities.