• Address: 1400 East Hanna Avenue Indianapolis, Indiana 46227

  • Phone Number: 800-232-8634

  • Website: https://www.uindy.edu/

About

The University of Indianapolis is a private-not-for-profit type of university headquartered at Indianapolis, Indiana. It was founded in 1902 and since its inception, the university has been a co-educational institution without any distinction based on races. In the beginning, the university consisted of eight departments, in which students could complete their preparatory diplomas.

The university was renamed the Evangelical United Brethren Institution after the merger of the Church of the United Brethren in Christ and the Evangelical Church. From 1921 to 1975, the university was called the Indiana Central College. 

The mission of the university is to prepare its graduates for a fruitful and responsible career after college. The population of the college is made up of students from over 44 US states and 68 countries. The original syllabus is combined with a general-education curriculum so as to mold not just professionals but service-minded professionals.

  • The total student population of the university is 5,711 out-of-which there are 4,128 full-timers and 1,583 part-timers.

  • The student-faculty ratio of the university is 13:1.

  • University's acceptance rate is 86%.

  • The graduation rate of the university is 55%.

Online Education at UIndy

The credits of the courses can be transferred conveniently. The university offers programs in Bachelors, Masters and Doctorate levels along with few Certificate programs.

  • Students are permitted to meet the academic program director in person or via Skype or Video Conferencing.

  • The university has an online-career management system known as Handshake that is available as an application on the Play Store.


Reviews

The reviews that the university has received are as follows. 

  • The university has incredible faculty and service-minded staff.

  • The university provides an encouraging and enriching environment for the growth of an individual.

  • Safety is ensured on the campus. The campus police are vigilant and are available to cater to the needs of the student.

  • The small class-size helps in receiving one-on-one help.

Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Private Not-For-Profit

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Headquartered at

Indianapolis, Indiana

FAFSA/Federal School Code

001804

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Institutional Accreditation

HLC

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Programmatic Accreditation

CCNE

Religious Affiliation

United Methodist

Historically Black College or University

No

Data Source: https://www.uindy.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Accreditation

Institutional accreditation - The University of Indianapolis is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). 

Programmatic accreditation

The nursing programs of the University of Indianapolis are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). 

Statistics

Key Statistics
Student Faculty Ratio 13: 1
Retention Rate Full Time: 77 % Part Time: 18 %
Total Population 5,711
Student Population Full Time: 4,128 Part Time: 1,583
Gender Division Male: 33 % Female: 67 %

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 53 %

The College Monk

Female: 56 %

Total Graduation Rate: 55 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Majors and Online Programs

University of Indianapolis (UIndy) offers 17 online programs across 3 Majors

Nursing

Offering 11 programs accross 4 degrees

Health Science

Offering 5 programs accross 4 degrees

Education

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Admissions

University of Indianapolis (UIndy) Acceptance Rate is 86%

Application Fee
Undergraduate Application Fee $25
Graduate Application Fee $50

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2017.

Admission Statistics
Total Applicants 7,301
Total Applicants Admitted 6,291
Applicants Enrolled 995
Full time Applicants Enrolled 995
Admission Requirements
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

University of Indianapolis (UIndy) Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)
Number of students submitting SAT scores 777
Number of students submitting ACT scores 570
Percent of students submitting SAT scores 78%
Percent of students submitting ACT scores 57%
SAT Math 505 average 450 - 560 range
SAT Critical Reading 510 average 460 - 560 range
SAT Writing 490 average 440 - 540 range
ACT Composite 22 average 20 - 25 range

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2015-2016.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Scholarships, grants,work-study programs, and loans are the provisions of financial aid. Students looking for financial aid facilities can fill the FAFSA Form. University of Indianapolis (UIndy)  FAFSA/federal school code is 001804.

  • The Federal Aid is available as Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Federal Work-Study, Direct Subsidized Loan and many more.

  • The Institutional Aid is available as University of Indianapolis (UIndy) Scholarships including Presidential Scholarship, Dean's Scholarship, Engineering Scholars Award, Promise Award and many more.

  • The Military Aid is provided as the Post 9/11 GI Bill.

Contact the university to know more about financial aid information. The financial aid phone number is (317) 788-3217.

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $4,289 Undergraduate Student, U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen. June 30th, 2019
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant $385 Undergraduate student,Eligible for Federal Pell Grant,Enrolled atleast half-time. June 30th, 2019
Federal Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Federal Work-Study Varies U.S. citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Maintain satisfactory academic progress. June 30th, 2019
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct Subsidized Loan $5,805 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen, Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2019
Direct Unsubsidized Loan $5,805 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen, Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2019
Direct PLUS Loan $13,264 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen, Enrolled at least half-time, Should not have an adverse credit history. June 30th, 2019

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Scholarships and Grants

Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Presidential Scholarship Varies Full-time attendance, Minimum GPA of 3.3. December 15th, 2018
Dean's Scholarship Varies Minimum SAT total of 1270 or ACT composite of 29. Varies
R.B. Annis Engineering Scholarship Varies Minimum GPA of 3.3, full-time attendance. December 15th, 2019
Engineering Scholars Awards Varies Minimum GPA of 3.0, full-time attendance. Varies
Promise Award Varies High school grade point average of 2.7 or higher. February 1st, 2019
Institutional Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Horizon Grant $14,889 Full-time attendance, Minimum GPA of 2.0. Varies

Data Source: https://www.uindy.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Military and Veteran Benefits

Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Post 9/11 GI Bill $8,999 Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 30 days after Sep10,2001. Varies

Data Source: https://www.uindy.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $16,673
$30,001 - $48,000 $16,904
$48,001 - $75,000 $20,661
$75,001 - $110,000 $24,389
Over $110,000 $26,465

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 32% $3,943
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 97% $17,368
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 33% $4,436
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 97% $13,563
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 70% $7,467
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 69% $5,663
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 21,909
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 72 $8,554
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 62 $9,453
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduate students 10 $2,981

Data Source: https://www.uindy.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

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