The University was founded in 1854 as Moores Hill Male and Female Collegiate Institute in the little town of Moores Hill in Dearborn County in southeastern Indiana. The first college building at Moores Hill was completed on December 1, 1856, although the opening day of classes for the new college was held in the building on September 9 of that year.
The University of Evansville's strategic plan affirms our mission. Our students are educated broadly by a talented and dedicated faculty in a curriculum grounded in the liberal arts, ensuring broad exposure to the sciences, humanities, arts, and social sciences. Students have the opportunity to study in a variety of fields, from those traditionally associated with the liberal arts to various professional fields. They are challenged to develop international awareness and engagement. Moreover, their personal development is supported and stimulated by a rich array of co-curricular programs and activities.
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From the time you arrive on campus, UE’s Center for Career Development works one-on-one with you to help you discover and achieve your career goals. Whether you are looking for an internship, applying to graduate schools, or preparing to step into the workplace after graduation, the Center for Career Development will work alongside you to make your goal a reality.
The University of Evansville houses a wide and diverse variety of offices charged with providing administrative services for the entire campus and beyond.
The University of Evansville offers students a wide variety of options for on-campus living, with seven residence halls featuring living arrangements to suit each student’s needs.Those students looking for a single-sex living environment will find what they are looking for in Hale (men) or Morton and Brentano (women) Residence Halls, while those looking for a co-ed experience can request rooms in Hughes, Moore, or Schroeder Residence Halls. Those looking to add an international flavor to their UE experience will be interested in our International Connection floor in Moore Residence Hall. If you are a more academically-driven student, consider UE’s Honors theme housing in Powell Residence Hall.
The primary mission of University Libraries is to assure access to the body of recorded knowledge and information required to support the instructional programs for the University, to afford interpretation of and instruction in the effective utilization of information sources, and to provide the physical resources required for access and use.
University of Evansville (UE) personnel involved in the purchase of Information and Communication Technology for use at UE are to consider the accessibility of such products or services. This is to ensure that products purchased by or used at UE are accessible to all faculty, students, and staff, including those with disabilities.
The University of Evansville’s Crayton E. and Ellen Mann Health Center has partnered with Tri State Community Clinics to provide care for both acute and chronic medical conditions by appointment. All full-time students are eligible to utilize the clinic.
The UE residential experience offers numerous opportunities to support academic pursuits, personal growth, and community involvement, all while fostering the creation of lifelong friendships and connections.
Want to make physical fitness a part of your routine while living at the University of Evansville? As a UE student, you can take advantage of the Student Fitness Center... absolutely free! Our students challenge themselves and each other on the racquetball courts, indoor track, aerobic areas, basketball and volleyball courts, lighted tennis courts, and weight training areas. Stop by today and make this a healthy school year! There is something for every "body"!
With more than 120 student organizations on campus, the University of Evansville provides countless opportunities for you to learn and grow outside the classroom.
The University of Evansville is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.