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Purdue University Northwest

Hammond, IN


  • Type
    4-year • Public
  • Campus Life
    Medium • Urban
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Purdue University Northwest is a medium, 4-year, public university. This coed college is located in a large town in an urban setting and is primarily a commuter campus. It offers certificate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees.

From the Institution

Purdue University Northwest (PNW) is a premier metropolitan university dedicated to empowering transformational change in our students and in our community. Diverse, hard-working and innovative, Purdue University Northwest is where academic excellence meets real-world experience. Sitting between Chicago and the Indiana Dunes National Park, PNW brings together students from next door and those from halfway across the world to learn, grow, and excel. PNW offers more than 60 areas of study at the undergraduate, master's and doctoral levels. The university strategically advances positive change and economic growth, with an economic impact of nearly $746 million of total income added to its home region of Northwest Indiana, according to a third-party study. PNW proudly competes as a member of the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletics Conference (GLIAC) in NCAA Division II.

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June 30
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