Indiana University-Northwest.

Indiana University-Northwest

Gary, IN4 year degree
Out-of-state tuition
Acceptance rate

About Indiana University-Northwest

Indiana University Northwest (IU Northwest) is a public university in Gary, Indiana. It is a regional campus of Indiana University and was established in 1963.


  • Offers certificate, bachelor's, master's, and associate degrees
  • 3,549 students
  • 0.16 faculty staff per student

Notable programs at Indiana University-Northwest

Fine Arts
Most popular degree

The most popular degrees are Fine Arts, Biology, Business, Accounting, Actuarial Science, Computer Science, Mathematics, and Elementary Education.

Acceptance Rates

Acceptance Rate in 2017
Avg SAT Scores in 2017

1,302 students out of 1,749 applicants were accepted into Indiana University-Northwest. They had an average SAT score of 998. 75% of people submitted their SAT score along with their applications while 36% chose to submit their ACT score.

Tuition and costs

Out-of-state undergraduate tuition (2017)
In-state undergraduate tuition (2017)

In 2017, the out-of-state cost of tuition at Indiana University-Northwest was $19,038, while for in-state students it was $7,207. After taking into account financial aid, the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for out-of-state students was $14,714.

The average financial aid at Indiana University-Northwest is $5,500. After factoring this in, out-of-state students pay $13,538 for undergraduate tuition on average.

Financial aid available at Indiana University-Northwest

Family Income Level

Average Discount

Of undergrads receive grants
Of undergrads receive federal loans

46% of undergraduate students at Indiana University-Northwest received grants or loans in 2017.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.

Average student living expenses at Indiana University-Northwest

Room & board
Books & supplies

The average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,176.

Diversity at Indiana University-Northwest

Ethnic Mix, 2017

Student Gender Mix, 2017