Yellow Ribbon Program School
Servicemembers Opportunity College
Indiana University-Northwest


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Indiana University-Northwest
3400 Broadway, Gary, IN 46408-1197
General Information219-980-6500
ChancellorWilliam J. Lowe
TypePublic, 4-year or above
Awards OfferedOne but less than two years certificate, Associate's degree, Bachelor's degree, Postbaccalaureate certificate, Master's degree
Campus SettingCity, Small
Campus HousingNo
Student Population 5,969 (5,307 undergraduate)
Student-to-Faculty Ratio16 to 1

Mission Statement

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. The campus is strongly dedicated to the value of education- lifelong learning- diversity- celebration of cultures and opportunity for all- as well as to participating in the sustainable economic development of the region and of the state. Indiana University Northwest is committed to the health and well-being of the communities it serves.
Special Learning Opportunities Religious Affiliation
ROTC (Army)
Study abroad
Weekend/evening college
Teacher certification
Not applicable
Student Services Undergraduates registered as students with disabilities
Remedial service
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
3 percent or less
Credit Accepted  
Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement credits
Faculty and Graduate Assistants Full-timePart-time
Total Faculty 53182
Instructional 42182
Research and Public Service 110
Total Graduate Assistants -0
Instructional -0
Research and Public Service -0