Purdue University Calumet

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As approved in March 2016 by the Higher Learning Commission, Purdue University Calumet of Hammond, Indiana and Purdue University North Central of Westville, Indiana have unified to become Purdue University …

On February 26, 2014, Purdue University announced a plan to unify the administration of the university’s two northwest Indiana campuses, Purdue Calumet and Purdue North Central. On July 18, 2014, the Purdue Board of Trustees approved Purdue University Northwest as the name of the unified Calumet and North Central campuses. Dr. Thomas Keon, Chancellor of Purdue Calumet, was appointed Chancellor-Designate of Purdue Northwest on November 20, 2015.

Unification was completed on July 1, 2016. Purdue Northwest is now a comprehensive university enrolling more than 15,000 students, employing more than 1,500 faculty and staff, and offering more than 70 graduate and undergraduate programs of study on two campuses.

Address: 2200 169th St, Hammond, IN 46323, United States
Acceptance rate: 59.7% (2014)
Mascot: Peregrine
Phone: +1 219-989-2400
Total enrollment: 9,807 (2010)
Graduation rate: 31.4% (2014)
Undergraduate tuition and fees: Domestic tuition: 15,266 USD (2014), Local tuition: 6,758 USD (2014)