Department of Psychology
We foster a student-centered learning environment, rooted in psychology’s principles and facilitating effective communication skills and social growth.
PNW helps me Power Onward with the amount of help available at the university, whether it be clubs, tutoring options, or one-on-one time with professors.
My education at PNW has taught me how to work independently.
PNW is unique because of this collective spirit of acceptance, support and appreciation for diversity that is embodied by the campus community.
Take advantage of resources including scholarships and student organizations.
Our faculty are accomplished in teaching, research, publication and practice.
Explore PNW scholarships–including specialty ones for our students.
News & Announcements
Amanda Zelechoski, a Purdue University Northwest psychology professor who co-founded the website and nonprofit Pandemic Parenting, was quoted in an AP News story on vaccines and schools.
The newly formed editorial board of the “What’s Going On? CHESS Newsletter” invites you to submit proposed conversation starters.
Purdue University Northwest’s 2021 spring semester Dean’s List recognizes 1,792 undergraduate students for their academic achievement.