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About Indiana University Northwest

IU Northwest offers the prestige of a degree from Indiana University, right here in the Region.

Step on our vibrant campus and you’ll find more than 70 degree programs, flexible learning options, top-notch faculty and a diverse community to call your own. Home to one of Northwest Indiana’s top business schools and only medical school, IU Northwest promises you a lifetime of success, no matter what you want to do.

We help you achieve the dream by making a high-quality education affordable and meaningful. We offer more than 50 student clubs and organizations to choose from and seven winning RedHawk athletic teams to root for. We’ve also established a growing network of more than 25,000 alumni across the region and around the world.

Become a student at IU Northwest

  • Degrees for Dreamers, Doers and Leaders

    Students from the School of Medicine looking at X-rays

    • Nearly 6,000 students
    • 71% full-time and 29% part-time (undergraduate population)
    • 19% African-American and 20% Hispanic
    • 87% in their final year of study work and attend school
  • A Community Where You Belong

    Students enjoying the activities at the welcome week.

    • A safe, 36-acre campus
    • A new $45 million Arts and Science building set to open in fall 2017
    • More than 2,000 students contribute nearly 155,000 service learning hours to local communities each year
  • Faculty Who

    Professor Bandyopadhyay in the classroom

    • A faculty to student ratio of 1-to-16
    • Professors who are leading experts and award-winning educators
    • 80% have achieved the highest degree attainable in their field

a lifetime of success