Indiana University South Bend

Indiana University South Bend is the only comprehensive public university in North Central Indiana and the third largest campus in the Indiana University system. We’re a university grounded in academic excellence that also offers the full collegiate experience including student housing, more than 100 degree programs, men’s and women’s NAIA basketball and a full complement of activities to enhance your college career.



The first classes were held at Central High School in downtown South Bend in 1916. The campus moved to its current location along the St. Joseph River in 1961 with the completion of Northside Hall. In 1975, Indiana University purchased most of the land that created the campus of today.

Master's Programmes

Business & Management (5)
Computer Science & IT (2)
Humanities (2)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (2)
Applied Sciences & Professions (1)
Arts, Design & Architecture (1)
  • Master Music
    Ernestine M. Raclin School of the Arts
Medicine & Health (1)
  • M.Sc. Nursing
    Vera Z. Dwyer College of Health Sciences
Social Sciences (1)


IU South Bend is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The HLC reviews colleges and universities every 10 years to ensure that they continue to meet the criteria for accreditation through a peer review process.

South Bend, Indiana, United States