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IU Northwest Fall Open House scheduled for Oct. 26

Prospective students invited to tour campus, meet faculty, learn about college life

Tuesday Oct 10, 2017

Indiana University Northwest will host its Fall Open House on Thursday, Oct. 26, starting at 4:30 p.m. in the Theater at the Arts & Sciences Building. High school students, adult learners and other students of all ages and interests are invited to speak with faculty members and academic advisors, learn about campus groups and programs, tour the campus, and attend a financial aid presentation.

This year, the IU Northwest Office of Admission is offering the exclusive opportunity to apply for 2018 admissions onsite for free.

IU Northwest offers a wide range of academic programs and disciplines for Northwest Indiana students wishing to earn their Indiana University degrees close to home. IU Northwest’s academic units include the College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Health and Human Services, the School of Business and Economics, and the School of Education.

IU Northwest is centrally located in the heart of the Northwest Indiana region, just a half-mile from I-80/94 at Broadway.

Fall Open House is open to students and their families. Attending fulfills a 21st Century Scholars requirement. RSVP by calling (219) 980-6991.  Electronic registration is available online at

About Indiana University Northwest

One of eight campuses of Indiana University, IU Northwest is located in metropolitan Northwest Indiana, approximately 30 miles southeast of Chicago and 10 miles from the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. The campus has a diverse student population of approximately 4,000 degree-seeking students and 1,500 dual-degree-seeking students. The campus offers Associate, Baccalaureate and Master’s degrees in a variety of undergraduate, graduate and pre-professional degree options available from the College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Health and Human Services, the School of Business and Economics, and the School of Education. The campus is also host to IU School of Medicine-Northwest-Gary, which actively involves students in research and local healthcare needs through its four-year medical doctorate program. IU Northwest emphasizes high-quality teaching, faculty and student research and engagement on campus and in the community. As a student-centered campus, IU Northwest is committed to academic excellence characterized by a love of ideas and achievement in learning, discovery, creativity and engagement. Indiana University Northwest is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to achieving excellence through diversity. The University actively encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, persons with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented groups.

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