Visit IU South Bend

Visit IU South Bend

See the IU South Bend campus and all it has to offer first-hand. IU South Bend allows students the opportunity to fulfill their potential and earn an Indiana University degree at an affordable cost.

Our smaller, more personal learning environment gives you the best chance of success with any of over 100 undergraduate degree programs and 17 graduate programs from more than five schools. Combined with an active campus life with spacious student housing, athletics, and an array of clubs and organizations, there is something for everyone. Come see for yourself what it would be like to be an IU South Bend Titan!

Showcase Days

Showcase Days begin with check-in from 9:30 – 10:00. Your visit starts with an Admissions presentation about our campus, the application process, and financial aid.

Join a Weekly Tour

  • No Reservations Required
  • Duration: 90 minutes
  • Date: Every Tuesday
  • Tours begin at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.
  • Meet in the Office of Admissions, Education & Arts Building

Saturday Tours

Saturday Tours will take place from 10am–12pm on:

January 16th, 2016

March 12th, 2016

April 30th, 2016

If you are unable make it on a scheduled tour date, please contact our Admissions Office to request a guided tour of campus on a day and time that is most convenient for you.

College Goal Sunday

Financial aid professionals will be volunteering at IU South Bend and IU South Bend Elkhart Center to help area college-bound students and their families open the door to financial aid during College Goal Sunday. The free program assists Indiana students in filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA form is required for students to be considered for federal and state grants, scholarships and student loans at most colleges, universities and vocational/technical schools nationwide.

Sunday, February 21st, 2016 from 2 - 4 p.m.

Locations: IU South Bend, Education and Arts Building - (Room 1105) at 1002 S. Esther Street

                IU South Bend Elkhart Center at 125 E. Franklin in downtown Elkhart

Onsite Make-up Day

February 25, 2016

Students who missed our earlier Onsite Admission school visits are invited to join us on campus for a make-up OnSite Admission session featuring an application fee waiver, an on-the-spot admission decision, and personal counseling about the next steps in the application process. Titan scholarships will be offered to eligible students.

Students should bring the following:

  1. Official high school transcript
  2. Official SAT or ACT scores
  3. A completed counselor recommendation form

Applications will be available in the Office of Admissions upon arrival.  Please do not complete the online application for this event.

Student Open House

Date: February 20, 2016

Time: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Location: IU South Bend Civil Rights Heritage Center - 1040 W. Washington St. South Bend, IN 46601

Explore IU South Bend Online

Explore IU South Bend online with our photo gallery or video.

Web Wednesdays

Like what you see?  Join us for Web Wednesdays from 4pm - 5pm (EST).

Current offerings of Web Wednesdays:

Jan 27th • Feb 24th • March 30th • April 27th

Meet live, online, with an Admissions Counselor to learn all that IU has to offer, how to apply, and to answer your specific questions!

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Getting Around

IU South Bend is conveniently located in north central Indiana. We are just minutes from downtown South Bend and the border of Michigan, and 90 miles from Chicago. To help you get here and find your way around campus, check out our Maps and Directions.