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 60 student clubs and organizations to choose from and 10 winning RedHawk athletic teams to root for. We’ve also established a growing network of more than 27,000 alumni across the region and around the world.



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At Indiana University Northwest, our students apply their knowledge to the
world through hands-on experiences.
This is my IU.
Its where a globally respected artist teaches our students.
This is my IU.
Its where a student can become a physician at the region’s only medical school.
This is my IU.
We are IU in Northwest Indiana advancing our communities one student at a time
providing personal, affordable, life-changing education.
This is your IU, the region’s University.

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