Indiana University East, located in Richmond, Indiana, is a regional campus of Indiana University which was established in 1971. The institute is a coveted name in the US Education System that offers over 800 undergraduate and graduate degrees along with other certificate programs.
Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, the university has a total student enrollment of over 3,500 candidates representing around 68 countries and 44 states across the globe. The institute has an average class size of 17 students and the student-faculty ratio of 16:1 with nearly 117 full-time faculty members. This ensures quality education, individual attention and a diverse cultural environment for the aspirants looking to study in the USA.
Admissions at Indiana University East are available in the several intakes and observe May 1 and August 17 as its early and regular decision deadlines for fall intake. All the international candidates of the institute must deposit a non refundable fee of 65 USD when submitting their applications. It is a moderately selective university in the country with an acceptance rate of 70%.
|UG Application Portal||Official Website|
|Annual Endowment||6.1 million USD|
|Student Retention Rate||66%|
|Mode of Programs||Full time; Part-Time; Online|
|English language proficiency score||TOEFL or equivalent|
|Financial Aid||Available as awards and scholarships|
Application portal: Students can apply through the online application portal of the university.
Application fee: The application fee for international students is USD 65 and US residents are USD 35.
Application deadline: Deadlines for Fall 2020 admissions are given here.
Basic Admissions Requirements
|Test||Minimum Required Score|
|SAT Critical Reading||550|
Additional requirements for graduate admissions apart from English language scores are as follows:
For all the candidates seeking enrollment at the institute in the upcomings essional year, an estimated budget for international students looking to study in the US has been tabulated below
|Type of Fee||Cost (UG)||Cost (PG)|
|Tuition fee||USD 19,976||USD 13,400|
|Room and Board||USD 7,932||USD 7,932|
|Personal Expenses||USD 2,120||USD 2,120|
|Transportation||USD 1,944||USD 1,944|
|Books and supplies||USD 1,110||USD 666|
|Health Insurance||USD 2,739||USD 2,739|
|TOTAL||USD 33,082||USD 26,062|
The institute provides various types of financial aid which include loans, federal grants, awards and scholarships for international students to study in the USA. Amount of around USD 23 million is offered as financial aid per year.
Various merit based and 4- year admission scholarships are offered to new incoming students.Candidates who apply for early admission become eligible to be considered for scholarships. The early application deadline is February 1. Students can only receive one of the 2 scholarships.
Scholarships are also offered to returning students which are offered on the basis of academic merit while some are offered according to financial need. Some of the need-based scholarships are Ruth Brown Scholarship, Charlie Nelms Transfer Scholarship, Byron and Betty Park Scholarship, The Tom Raper Scholarship etc. The students can apply to multiple scholarships through the One Account.
Helen Lee's Honors Program Scholarship and Indiana University East Honors Program Scholarship are the 2 graduate scholarships.
The Bette G. Davenport Alumni Scholarship, Glenn and Joyce Goerke Scholarship, Israel David Edelman Memorial Scholarship etc. are awarded on the basis of academic excellence.
The average starting salary offered to the university alumni is USD 30,200. Various career services are offered to the students by the Career Service Office.
Many job fairs are conducted throughout the year. Students are offered internship opportunities and other job opportunities. You can get your resume reviewed and seek help for writing cover letters. Many part- time and full- time jobs are listed on IU East CareerLink.
|Average Cost of Attendance||$18,780 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||2 : 1|
|Indiana University East Enrollment||6420|
|Average Graduation Rate||32.8%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$18,780 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$20,760 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$964 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$7,284 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$3,926 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$3,798 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$3,926 / Year|
|North Central Association of Colleges and Schools|
|Program Wise Accreditations|
|Nursing Programs||Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary