Office of Alumni Relations

Office of Alumni Relations


Save the date for Homecoming 2015: November 7!
Please see the events below for Homecoming 2015.
Alumni Breakfast  

Saturday - November 7th - Alumni Breakfast

In the spirit of Homecoming, the Office of Alumni Relations and the IU Northwest Alumni Association will be hosting the second annual Alumni Breakfast Service Award Ceremony on November 7th at 10:30 a.m. in the John W. Anderson Library Conference Center.  Alumni and friends are invited to attend this breakfast in honor of the recipients who will receive the "Service Award".  This award will recognize individuals who have demonstrated a philanthropic spirit and have given back to IU Northwest through their time, talent and treasure.  In addition to this award, the Alumni Association and the Student Alumni Association will also recognize a current student who through exceptional service, leadership and school spirit has brought honor and distinction to IU Northwest. This Spirit Award will publicly acknowledge a student who has given significant amounts of time and talent to the university.

IU Northwest Volunteer Service Award Nomination PDF Form (Note: please download the form to complete. To download the form use Right Click and choose "Save Link" )

IU Northwest Student Spirit Award Nomination PDF Form (Note: please download the form to complete. To download the form use Right Click and choose "Save Link")

For questions or to RSVP please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 219-980-6769 or email at

Homecoming Day  
Homecoming game

Saturday, November 7 - Homecoming Day Activities

Food will be served in the Alumni lounge located in Moraine center.

  • Noon - Check-in and children's activities
  • Noon - Campus tours available
  • 12:30p.m.-3:30p.m.- Hamburgers, hot dogs, veggie burgers, chili, chips, beverages, dessert
  • 1 p.m. - Women’s game - IU Northwest RedHawks vs IU Kokomo Cougars
  • 2:30 p.m. -Dessert served in  Alumni Lounge(Alumni & family only)
  • 3 p.m. - Men’s game - IU Northwest RedHawks vs IU Kokomo Cougars
  • Stay tuned for other surprises...

General Admission Tickets are $20.  Students with ID and children age 7 and under are FREE.  Advance tickets include 2015 Homecoming T-shirt (adult-while supplies last). 

For Tickets, call (219) 980-6769

Alumni Panel-The Power of Professional Networking  

Make plans to attend “The Power of Professional Networking,” set for 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 4 in the Bruce W. Bergland Auditorium.

Attendees will learn how professional networking can enhance one’s skill set, help build an organization and broaden a business network. In addition, attendees can network as a means of exploring potential careers, industries and academic majors.

Current students who attend will also learn about IUvisors, a new online tool that can connect students to more than 900 participating alumni for career advice. Through this platform, IU alumni advisors can help IU Northwest students and recent alumni with resume critiques, mock interviews and career conversations. IU Northwest alumni who are interested in becoming an advisor through IUvisors should visit to learn more.

For more information, contact the Office of Alumni Relations at (219) 980-6769 or

Barnes & Nobles Celebrates Homecoming  

Barnes & Noble will be offering a 20% off IU wear!

Be sure to enter for a drawing. Winners will be announced during the game (they must be present)