At a Glance

Fast Facts About UIndy


  • 5,400 students on the main campus in Indianapolis, including approximately 1,200 graduate students
  • Average class size of 17 and student-to-faculty ratio of 12-to-1
  • Freshman class of 2015 includes 28 valedictorians and salutatorians and an average GPA of 3.51


  • 100 undergraduate degree programs, 32 master's degree programs and five doctoral programs
  • Largest programs in occupational therapy, physical therapy, nursing, business, education and communication
  • UIndy awards more doctoral degrees than all but four of the largest universities in Indiana
  • UIndy produces more physical therapists, occupational therapists and clinical psychologists than any other university in the state, and offers the state's only neonatal nurse practitioner program
  • 96 percent of UIndy alumni feel that they were prepared for their first job after graduation (2013 alumni survey)
  • 93 percent of UIndy alumni reported that they were satisfied or very satisfied with their UIndy experience (2013 alumni survey)


  • 42 U.S. states and 52 nations represented among students on campus
  • UIndy draws a higher percentage of international undergrads than all but two Hoosier universities—nine percent of undergraduates and eight percent of graduate students are international students
  • Nearly 23 percent minority enrollment
  • The University is affiliated with the United Methodist Church, though a spectrum of faith traditions are represented, including Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Hinduism and Buddhism


  • Nearly 600 full- and part-time faculty members
  • In a national survey of college students, UIndy faculty rank near the top in accessibility and helpfulness

National Rankings & Awards

  • Ranked in the top tier of Midwest universities by U.S. News & World Report
  • Nationally ranked graduate programs in the Krannert School of Physical Therapy, School of Occupational Therapy and School of Nursing
  • UIndy is among a select number of universities in the U.S. to receive a Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. Fewer than 200 institutions nationwide have received the biennial award that honors schools whose mission and actions support community engagement.


  • NCAA Division II school offering 21 team sports
  • Eight consecutive years in the Top 20 of NCAA D-II Learfield Sports Directors' Cup
  • Six-time recipient of the Great Lakes Valley Conference All Sports Trophy, including 2013-14
  • Greyhounds won four Great Lakes Valley Conference championships in 2013-14
  • Nine UIndy teams finished in the Top 25 nationally in their 2013-14 seasons
  • 18 UIndy teams qualified for NCAA postseason play in 2013-14
  • More than 200 student-athletes earned academic all-conference honors in 2013-14


  • 2015-16 tuition is $25,910 per year; room and board with 14 meals per week is $9,324
  • Nine out of 10 students receive some type of financial assistance

Residence Life

  • 79 percent of freshmen and 47 percent of full-time undergraduates live on campus
  • Seven residence halls, as well as 196 apartment units in the new Greyhound Village, to open in Fall 2016