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Colleges / University of Indianapolis

University of Indianapolis

Indianapolis, IN 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate78%
Acceptance Rate78%

About UIndy

University of Indianapolis Overview

University of Indianapolis is a private, religious school in an urban setting in Indianapolis, Indiana. UIndy was founded in 1902 and the school now enrolls around 5,325 students per year, including 4,063 undergraduate students. UIndy ensures housing for up to 2,757 students. Most students live in off campus housing.

Student Involvement at UIndy

Interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of UIndy's theater groups.

Are you interested in journalism and communications? UIndy students can write for the campus newspaper, host a radio show or be a producer for the student-run television channel.

UIndy does not have any greek life opportunties.

Planning to play sports? UIndy has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at UIndy on the Student Life page.

2022 UIndy Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar 4-1-4 (2 long terms separated by a month-long mini-term)
Overall Acceptance Rate 78%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.3
Tuition $33,252
Percent of Need Met 77%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $29,801

Is UIndy a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a closer look at these areas to get a clearer sense of what UIndy offers and if the school might be a good fit for you.

UIndy Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into UIndy. Around 78% of applicants get into UIndy each year. Last year, 10,241 students applied to UIndy and 7,973 were admitted.

Retention and Graduation Rates at UIndy

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. This is a way to get a sense of how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Approximately 66% of first-year, full-time undergrads who start at UIndyare still enrolled the next year. Around 64% of students who started at UIndy earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outlook UIndy Graduates

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Check with UIndy directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

UIndy's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

UIndy's endowment was valued at $136.7 million in 2022, compared to a national average of $905 million.

Tuition and Financial Aid at UIndy

Tuition is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

UIndy meets 77% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $29,801 a year.

The average student debt for graduates in the class of 2022 was around $35,044 per student, not including those with no debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at UIndy.

Based on this information, is UIndy the school for you? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is UIndy a good school for you?

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Where is UIndy?

UIndy is located in the city of Indianapolis, Indiana, less than an hour from Indianapolis.

If you want to see UIndy for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 65 to Indianapolis, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Indianapolis International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what UIndy and Indianapolis are like without leaving home.

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College Info

1400 East Hanna Avenue Indianapolis, IN 46227-3697

Campus Setting: Urban

UIndy Application Deadline

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Student Life

Wondering what life at UIndy is like? There are approximately 5,325 students enrolled at UIndy, including 4,063 undergraduate students and 1,262 graduate students. 91% percent of students attend school full-time, 87% percent are from IN and 13% percent of students are from other states.


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