Purdue University Calumet is the BEST university in Northwest Indiana, according to recent readership surveys of two Northwest Indiana publications.
The distinctions, for which Purdue Calumet received the most votes, are:
- Best College/University, according to The Times of Northwest Indiana and its Shore magazine’s 2014 “Best of the Region” survey. More than 8,000 readers identified their top picks in scores of categories ranging geographically from south suburban Chicago through Northwest Indiana and into southwestern Michigan. In addition to topping the college/university category for at least the sixth year in a row, Purdue Calumet received the 14th highest number of votes among all vote-getters in the entire survey, and was the only university among the top 20.
- Best University for Obtaining a Technology Degree, according to Northwest Indiana Business Quarterly magazine. In its Spring-Summer 2014 issue, the magazine ranked Purdue Calumet’s College of Technology No. 1 in the area.
- Best Adult Educational Institution, also as voted by readers of The Times and Shore magazine.