Profile: Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

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  • Fall 08/21-12/17
  • Spring 01/8-05/6

Tuition & Payments

You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
EVEN - Host campus accepts no more students than it sends out.

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals:

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Campus Diversity
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Campus Profile

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.

Campus Location - 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.

Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students

Anthropology: Anthropology

Architecture: Architectural Technologies

Area Studies: Afro-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

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
Media Arts

Unique Academic Programs
Health Information Administration

Special Options
Honors Access: Yes

Registration Priority GPA and Other Academic Requirements Exchange Preferences Mid-Year Exchange Non-Native English Speakers Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Students Summer Exchange International Students (Visa Students)
Tuition and Fees - Plan B Students
Maximum Credit Hours Per Semester
Miscellaneous Fees - Per Semester
Figures are current as of 6/30/2017.

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status

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

Financial Aid
Plan B
For eligible Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.

Regardless of Plan A or Plan B, students exchanging to or from Canada, apply for financial aid at their home campus.
On-Campus Housing Per Semester Off-Campus Housing Meal Plans Per Semester Notes About Meal Plans
There are multiple meal plans available, and some are less than the $900 price listed above. Please go to for more information.

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