Indiana University-South Bend.

Indiana University-South Bend

South Bend, IN4 year degree
Out-of-state tuition
Acceptance rate

About Indiana University-South Bend

Indiana University South Bend (IU South Bend) is a public university in South Bend, Indiana. It is the third largest and northernmost campus of Indiana University.


  • Offers certificate, bachelor's, master's, and associate degrees
  • 4,790 students
  • 0.16 faculty staff per student
  • Campus housing available

Notable programs at Indiana University-South Bend

Fine Arts
Most popular degree

The most popular degrees are Fine Arts, Biology, Business, Accounting, Actuarial Science, Mass Communication and Media Studies, Computer Science, and Mathematics.

Acceptance Rates

Acceptance Rate in 2017
Avg SAT Scores in 2017

2,005 students out of 2,580 applicants were accepted into Indiana University-South Bend. They had an average SAT score of 1035. 83% of people submitted their SAT score along with their applications while 29% 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-South Bend 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 $25,282.

The average financial aid at Indiana University-South Bend is $6,204. After factoring this in, out-of-state students pay $12,834 for undergraduate tuition on average.

Financial aid available at Indiana University-South Bend

Family Income Level

Average Discount

Of undergrads receive grants
Of undergrads receive federal loans

53% of undergraduate students at Indiana University-South Bend 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-South Bend

Room & board
Books & supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Indiana University-South Bend was of $8,850 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,176.

Diversity at Indiana University-South Bend

Ethnic Mix, 2017

Student Gender Mix, 2017