Welcome to the Office of Advancement

technology building

At Purdue University North Central, Advancement includes the offices of Development, Alumni Relations and Grant Services. The Development office encompasses a comprehensive program of annual giving, major gifts, and planned giving. The Alumni office builds and strengthens relationships with various constituencies and collaborates with the Purdue Alumni Association on a variety of initiatives. The Grant Services office provides support for faculty and staff to secure external funding for projects related to discovery, instruction and engagement.

The Office of Advancement exists to serve the University’s values and culture, which include access to education pursuit of excellence in discovery, learning, and engagement; and adherence to the highest standards of personal and organizational behavior.

Relationships are at the heart of the mission and vision of the Advancement office. The strength of these relationships has a direct affect on the success of Advancement efforts to support the initiatives of the University.


Our mission is to communicate, promote, and support University priorities and interests while securing and stewarding private resources for Purdue University North Central.


Our vision is to become an enabling force in achieving the University’s strategic plan.

Donor Bill of Rights

We adhere to the Donor Bill of Rights, which is endorsed by the Council for Advancement in Support of Education.

Building Our Future. Now. – The 2012 Campaign for Purdue North Central


Contact the Office of Advancement

PNC’s continued evolution greatly depends on your financial support and friendship. For more information about giving to Purdue University North Central please contact us:

Mailing Address:
Purdue University North Central
Office of Advancement
Technology Building, Room 101
1401 South US Highway 421
Westville, IN 46391


Contact Numbers:
Toll-Free in Indiana: (800) 872-1231 ext. 5697
La Porte/Westville: (219) 785-5697
Valparaiso/Portage: (219) 462-4197, ext. 5697
Fax Number: (219) 785-5677

Office Hours:
Monday – Thursday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM (CST)
Friday: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM (CST)