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Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

Indianapolis, IN


About This Campus

IUPUI is Indiana's premier urban university, with 21 schools and academic units which grant degrees in more than 200 programs from both Indiana University and Purdue University. Its location within blocks of downtown Indianapolis facilitates advancement of research and teaching, and presents unique opportunities for internships, partnerships, community engagement, and more. IUPUI is the home of nationally-ranked programs in areas such as public and environmental affairs, law, and health, and offers programs of special interest in fields such as tourism, health information administration and media arts and science. Furthermore, IUPUI is one of a few universities in the U.S. that offers a Bachelor of Science degree in Informatics and the first in the world to offer a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philanthropic Studies. The university is also renowned for service learning and civic engagement. IUPUI enrolls more than 30,000 students representing all 50 states and 122 countries.

Location Information

Indianapolis is the country's 13th largest city, large enough to host major events such as the Indianapolis 500 and the 2012 Super Bowl.

Helpful Information

Canadian students who are not native English speakers must submit TOEFL scores as a condition of admission to IUPUI. Students are strongly encouraged to take the test prior to the March conference to avoid delays in registration. Please see the "Conditions" tab for more information.

2019/2020 Placement

Home Payment (B)

2020/2021 Placement

Home Payment (B)

Learn more about Chance of Placement
and choosing alternate options.

Fast Facts

Location | Indianapolis
Population | 876,000
Enrollment | 28,710
Language | English
Calendar | Semester
Canada | Home (B)
Term Dates
Fall | 08/26-12/22
Spring | 01/6-05/9

Campus Diversity

White | 75%
Black | 9%
Hispanic/Latino | 3%
Asian | 4%
Native/1st Nation | 0%
Hawaiian/P.I. | 0%
Two or more | 0%
Other | 9%


-- Campus Catalog --

Registration Priority
  • After campus students
Closed Programs
Clinical lab science, cytotechnology, dental assisting, dental hygiene, histotechnology, medical imaging technology, nuclear medicine technology, nursing, paramedic science, radiation therapy, respiratory therapy, and radiography.

Students may be asked to submit unofficial transcripts in order to take classes in business, art, psychology, math, biology, chemistry, or physics.

Notable Academic Programs

  • Criminal Justice
  • Business
  • Media Arts

Unique Academic Programs

  • Informatics
  • Health Information Administration

Honors Access: Yes

Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students
Anthropology: Anthropology

Architecture: Architectural Technologies

Area Studies: African American Studies, American Studies, International Studies

Art/Design/Fine Art: Art History, Ceramic Art/Ceramics, Computer Graphics, Design Technology, Graphic Design, Illustration, Interior Design, Media Arts, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture

Athletics: Exercise Science, Fitness Management, Physical Education, Sports Management/Administration

Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science

Business: Accounting, Business, Finance/Banking, Human Resource Management, Labor Studies, Management, Marketing, Public Relations, Supply and Logistics Management

Chemistry: Chemistry

Communications: Communication, Journalism

Criminal Justice: Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, Paralegal Studies

Earth Sciences: Earth Science, Geology

Economics: Economics

Engineering: Biomedical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

English: English

Environmental Studies: Environmental Health Sciences, Environmental Sciences

Foreign Language: Arabic (some courses), Chinese (some courses), French, German, Interpretation/Translation, Japanese (some courses), Spanish

Geography and Urban Studies: Geography

Geology: Geology

Health and Safety Sciences: Exercise Science, Health Information Administration, Health Science

History: History

Hospitality and Tourism: Tourism Management

Industrial Studies: Construction Management

Information Studies: Computer Science, Computer Technology, Informatics

Interdisciplinary Studies: New Media

International Studies: International Studies

Mathematics: Mathematics

Museum Studies: Museum Studies

Performing Arts: Music Technology

Philosophy/Religious Studies: Philosophy, Religious Studies

Physics: Physics

Political Science: International Studies, Political Science, Public Administration/Affairs

Psychology: Psychology

Sociology/Social Work: Social Work, Sociology

Technology: Architectural Technology, Computer Technology, Construction Technology, Design Technology, Electrical Engineering Technology, Mechanical Engineering Technology


Quick Links GPA and Other Academic Requirements
  • No students accepted from NSE members within my own state
  • 2.5 GPA
Exchange Preferences
  • Full-year exchange Accepted
  • Single term exchange Accepted
Mid-Year Exchange (Exchange that begins with the Spring/Winter Term)
  • Available
Non-Native English Speakers
  • TOEFL: must have a score of N/A paper, N/A computer or 61.00 Internet
Summer Exchange
  • Plan B
International Students (Visa Students)
  • Will accept on Plan B

Tuition / Fees

-- Campus Budget --
  • Fees are subject to change without notice.
  • Two semesters = one academic year
  • Three quarters = one academic year
Tuition and Fees - Home Payment (Plan B) Students
  • No tuition/fees are paid to the host campus.
  • Figures do not include costs you will incur for course specific enrollment (e.g., laboratory courses, student teaching, studio art)
  • See below for credit hour restrictions and/or miscellaneous fees applicable to Home Payment (Plan B) students.
Maximum Credit Hours Per Semester
  • Home Payment (Plan B): 18
Miscellaneous Fees - Per Semester
Figures are current as of 06/05/19.

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status

Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
Students must purchase campus health insurance at $892 per semester.

Financial Aid

Home Payment (Plan B)
For eligible Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.

Regardless of Payment Plan, students exchanging to or from Canada, apply for financial aid at their home campus.

Room / Meals

Figures are current as of 06/05/19

On-Campus Housing Per Semester
  • 1% living on campus
  • Double: $5000 (includes meals)
  • Full-year contract required for a full-year exchange
  • On campus living encouraged
Off-Campus Housing
  • Approximate monthly cost: $0
  • Proximity to campus:
  • Local Public Transportation Available to Campus
Meal Plans Per Semester
  • Meal purchase is required for on campus living.
  • $900 declining balance plan.
Notes About Meal Plans
There are multiple meal plans available, and some are less than the $900 price listed above. Please go to https://www.mealplans.iupui.edu/default.aspx for more information.

All data in this document is the responsibility of the campus and has been provided by the campus NSE coordinator.
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