University of Southern Indiana

Founded in 1965, the University of Southern Indiana enrolls over 11,000 dual credit, undergraduate and graduate students in more than 100 areas of study. A public higher education institution, located on a beautiful 1,400-acre campus in Evansville, Indiana, USI offers programs through the College of Liberal Arts, Romain College of Business, College of Nursing and Health Professions, and the Pott College of Science, Engineering, and Education.

USI is a Carnegie Foundation Community Engaged University and offers continuing education and special programs to more than 16,000 participants annually through Outreach and Engagement.  The University offers study-abroad opportunities in more than 60 countries, and is host to international students from around the globe.

A competitive member of NCAA Division II and the Great Lakes Valley Conference, USI offers 17 varsity intercollegiate men's and women's sports.

President Linda L. M. Bennett is USI's third president and was inaugurated in 2009. Under her leadership, the University continues a tradition of affordable excellence for students, while moving forward with a bold strategic plan to achieve excellence through innovation and engagement and position USI as a top choice for college students across the state and region as well as attract high caliber students from around the country and the world.

Fast Facts:

Enrollment*: 11,033
      *Overall USI enrollment is the sum of dual credit, undergraduate and graduate students.

Serving students from 90 Indiana counties, 39 other states and 70 other countries.

Alumni: 40,500+

Approximately 70% of USI alumni currently reside in Indiana.

Enrollment Statistics**: 

Full-Time: 80% Part-Time: 20%
Women: 63%   Men: 37%
Graduate Students: 15% Minority: 14%
In-State Residents: 83% Out-of-State Residents: 17%

**Degree-seeking students. 

Eighty-eight percent of recent USI graduates report they are employed; of those, 83% report being employed within their field.

A record number of recent graduates, 25%, are continuing their education in a graduate or professional program.    

Over 140 student organizations on campus.

Evansville is an easy drive from Indianapolis, Louisville, Nashville, and St. Louis.

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