United States Top Universities & Colleges

Indiana University Bloomington

country rank  41
world rank  47

Publish your
uniRank University Ranking

Overview

Established in 1820, the Indiana University Bloomington is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Bloomington (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Indiana. Officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, Indiana University Bloomington (IUB) is a very large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: over-50,000 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Indiana University Bloomington (IUB) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor's degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 204-year-old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades. The acceptance rate range is 80-89% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. IUB also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot

Control

Indiana University Bloomington's Control Typepublic

Entity

Indiana University Bloomington's Entity Typenon-profit

Size

Indiana University Bloomington' Size by Total Enrollmentvery large-sized

Selectivity

Indiana University Bloomington's Selectivity by Acceptance Rateleast selective

University Identity

Name
Acronym IUB
Founded 1820
Motto Lux et Veritas
Light and Truth
Colours Cream and crimson
Video Presentation

n.a.; please submit an official Indiana University Bloomington general video presentation.

University Location

Address 107 South Indiana Avenue
Bloomington
47405-7000 Indiana
United States
Indiana University Bloomington's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Indiana University Bloomington Phone Number +1 (812) 855 4848
Indiana University Bloomington Fax Number +1 (812) 856 5378

Search Engine

for programs, online courses, tuition fees, admission policy and requirements, acceptance rate, accreditation, facilities, services, affiliations or any other information you want to search and learn about Indiana University Bloomington.
Our search engine is powered by Google.

Fields of Study / Degree Levels

Introduction

What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.


Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Indiana University Bloomington's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Indiana University Bloomington's academic range and degree level offering.




Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

Click here to explore a list of or, if not available yet, search for them with our powered by Google. We are constantly adding university courses and programs worldwide with the cooperation of university representatives.

You can also explore our new A-Z Guide to 8,100 University Programs, Courses and Degrees to learn more about study outlines and typical duration, tuition ranges, career prospects, salary expectations of each course/program/degree.

Tuition Fees

Introduction

Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.


Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Indiana University Bloomington's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Indiana University Bloomington.

Indiana University Bloomington: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
10,000-12,499 US$
(9,110-11,390 Euro)
10,000-12,499 US$
(9,110-11,390 Euro)
International
students
35,000-39,999 US$
(31,890-36,450 Euro)
30,000-34,999 US$
(27,340-31,890 Euro)

Tip: search for Indiana University Bloomington's tuition fees with the uniRank Search Engine

Admissions

Introduction

Applying for admission is the first step towards achieving students' academic and career goals and accessing the many opportunities and resources that a university has to offer. Read our "Introduction to University Admissions" article to learn more.


Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Indiana University Bloomington's admission information.

Indiana University Bloomington's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).


Indiana University Bloomington's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Indiana University Bloomington a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades.


Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Indiana University Bloomington's acceptance rate range is 80-89% making this institution a least selective higher education institution.


Admission Requirements Admission Requirements

  • Secondary school GPA is recommended
  • Secondary school rank is recommended
  • Secondary school record is required
  • Completion of college-preparatory program is required
  • Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
  • Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
  • Admission test scores are recommended
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) is required
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) is neither required nor recommended

Source: IPDES


Indiana University Bloomington's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.


Indiana University Bloomington's Admission Office Admission Office

300 North Jordan Avenue
Bloomington 47405
(812) 855 0661


Tip: search for Indiana University Bloomington's admission policy with the uniRank Search Engine

Size and Profile

Introduction

University size and profile can be important factors to consider when choosing a university. Here are some potential reasons why University size and profile can affect students when choosing a university.


Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Indiana University Bloomington.

Indiana University Bloomington's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Indiana University Bloomington has an enrollment range of over-50,000 students making it a very large-sized institution.


Indiana University Bloomington's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 2,000-2,499 academic employees (Faculty).


Indiana University Bloomington's Control Type Control Type

Indiana University Bloomington is a public higher education institution.


Indiana University Bloomington's Entity Type Entity Type

Indiana University Bloomington is a non-profit higher education institution.


Indiana University Bloomington's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.


Indiana University Bloomington's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.


Religious Affiliation

Indiana University Bloomington does not have any religious affiliation.


Carnegie Classification

Introduction

The Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education is a framework for categorizing colleges and universities in the United States...


The classification was first created by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching in 1970, and it has been updated periodically since then. The Carnegie Classification is based on a set of criteria, such as the level and types of degrees offered, research activity and enrollment size. Institutions are classified into one of several categories based on these criteria, ranging from "doctoral universities" with very high research activity to "special focus institutions" that primarily award degrees in a specific field, such as the arts or health professions. The classification allows for quick comparisons between institutions within and across categories.

Carnegie Classification

uniRank provides below the official Indiana University Bloomington's Carnegie classification.

Basic Classification Doctoral Universities: Very High Research Activity
Size & Setting Four-year, large, primarily residential institution
Enrollment Profile High undergraduate
Undergraduate Profile Four-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in institution
Undergraduate Instructional Program Balanced arts & sciences/professions, high graduate coexistence
Graduate Instructional Program Research Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, no medical/veterinary school

Facilities and Services

Introduction

What are the most common University facilities and services? Read our two guide articles about University Facilities and University Services to learn more.


University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Indiana University Bloomington's main facilities:


Indiana University Bloomington's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit Indiana University Bloomington's Library

Indiana University-Bloomington's library has 15 branches. The library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium, etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2021 the library reported 5,138,304 physical volumes, 366,474 physical media, 3,671,807 digital/electronic media and 2,519 licensed digital/electronic databases. The library is managed by a total number of 338 full-time employees, including 90 librarians. Indiana University-Bloomington's library has a total library expenditure greater than $100,000 per year. Source: IPDES.

Indiana University Bloomington's Housing University Housing

This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.

In particular, the Indiana University Bloomington provides on-campus housing and the total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 13,484 students in the 2021 academic year. Source: IPDES.

Indiana University Bloomington's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.



University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Indiana University Bloomington's main services:


Indiana University Bloomington's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

Indiana University Bloomington's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Indiana University Bloomington's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.

In particular, this institution offers some programs fully via distance education at the undergraduate level and at the graduate level. Source: IPDES.

Indiana University Bloomington's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

This institution offers students academic guidance and support to assist them in their academic pursuits.

Indiana University Bloomington's Career Services Career Services

This institution offers career counseling, career assessments, job and internship postings, career events, alumni networking or other career-related services to assist students transition successfully from academic life to professional life.


Recognition and Accreditation

Introduction

There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.


Indiana University Bloomington's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Indiana University Bloomington is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Higher Learning Commission


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Indiana University Bloomington's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.

  • American Association for Leisure and Recreation (AALR), Council on Accreditation
  • American Bar Association (ABA), Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
  • Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications


Tip: search for Indiana University Bloomington's accreditations with the uniRank Search Engine

Memberships and Affiliations

Introduction

University memberships and affiliations to external organizations can be important for several reasons... read our article about university affiliations and memberships to learn more.


Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Indiana University Bloomington's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • Indiana University (IU)
  • National Athletic Association (NAA)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Academic Structure

Introduction

Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of fields of study and disciplines a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Comprehensive or Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure. Read our guide article "Understanding Academic Divisions in Universities - Colleges, Faculties, Schools" to learn more about academic divisions and typical university organizational structures.


Academic Structure

uniRank shows a structural diagram of the first-level academic divisions of the Indiana University Bloomington 's organizational structure; feel free to submit any relevant missing division.


|




Social Media

Introduction

Social media can be a powerful tool for Universities to communicate with current students, alumni, faculty, staff and the wider community. But how can social media be important for prospective students? Read our article about the importance of Social Media for universities and prospective students to learn more.


Social Media

uniRank publishes brief reviews, rankings and metrics of some Indiana University Bloomington's social media channels as a starting point for comparison and an additional selection tool for potential applicants.


Facebook Facebook

Indiana University Bloomington's Facebook page Indiana University Bloomington's official Facebook page

Twitter X (Twitter)

Indiana University Bloomington's X (formerly Twitter) page Indiana University Bloomington's official Twitter page

YouTube YouTube

Indiana University Bloomington's YouTube channel Indiana University Bloomington's official YouTube channel

Instagram Instagram

Indiana University Bloomington's Instagram page Indiana University Bloomington's official Instagram channel

LinkedIn LinkedIn

Indiana University Bloomington's main LinkedIn profile

TikTok TikTok

n.a.

Free Online Courses

Open Education Global Open Education Global

This higher education institution is not a member of the Open Education Global (OEGlobal) organization that is developing, implementing and supporting free open education and free online courses. View a list of Open Education Global members by country.


Related Resources

Feedback, Errors and Update

We appreciate your feedback and error reports. Indiana University Bloomington's official representatives can claim this institution and request to update this entire university profile free of charge by clicking on UPDATE ALL

Feedback / Error UPDATE ALL

Site last updated: Wednesday, 7 February 2024

Featured Universities New

Unlock Your University's Global Potential: Spotlight Your Institution on UniRank for International Recognition. Feature your University here. Get in Touch Today. Discover More Information Without Any Obligation!

© uniRank since 2005