3400 BroadwayHawthorn 100, Gary, IN 46408-1197 219-980-6991
http://www.iun.edu admit@iun.edu
About Indiana University Northwest
  • Year of Foundation 1948
  • Size of Campus 380 acre
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor's, master's
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 4,387
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 69%, 31%, 1%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $5,752 in-state, $15,940 out-of-state
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee 25
  • Enrollment No. 4,531
The mission of Indiana University Northwest, a regional campus of Indiana University, is to provide a high-quality and relevant education to the citizens of Northwest Indiana, the most diverse and industrialized area of the state. The institution strives to create a community dedicated to the pursuit of knowledge and intellectual development, leading to undergraduate and selected graduate degrees in the liberal arts, sciences and professional disciplines.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 1%
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Number of sororities 3
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frats 2
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Crusade for Christ, Pathfinders
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Union, Muslim Student Association, International Affairs Club
  • Number of students in fraternities 2
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Psi Omega/Phi Alpha
  • Percent students who are frat members 1%
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Distance to nearest airport Gary, Gary
  • Distance to nearest train Gary
  • Distance to nearest bus Gary
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered No
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 0%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • College campus housing availability No
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
Campus Services
  • Museums Gallery for Contemporay Art; Gallery Northwest (art); Electron Microscope
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,527
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 400
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills, other
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, library, student center
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 1,288
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 509,251
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Computer Courses No
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number of e-books 1,366
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 6
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library On Campus -
  • Number Of Microforms 343,555
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 60
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health insurance
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Library Facilities Calumet Regional Archives ; (Lake County Central) Law Library
Student Employment and Career
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Walgreens, UPS, Swartz Retson Accounting Firm, Enterprise Rental Car, Strack & Van Til, Methodist Hospital, Community Hospital, Wells Fargo Financial, Aldi Foods, Gary Community School Corporation
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A