Forever Valpo: The Campaign for Our Future Forever Valpo is a $250 million campaign to establish permanent support for student scholarships, faculty development, and programs. Learn more about the Campaign and discover how you can help.
At Valpo, education goes beyond textbooks and classrooms to what we call experiential learning. Think internships, service projects or Study Abroad programs — the real-life experiences that empower you to think, do, dream, and discover.
Because of you, our fourth annual Day of Giving, Proud to be Valpo, was a success! Alumni and friends around the world showed their pride, and donors were able to participate in Forever Valpo: The Campaign for Our Future. Stay tuned for the final results.
The best way to know if Valpo is the right place for you is to visit. Explore our 350-acre campus. Meet a professor in your chosen field. Cheer on Valpo at a game or check out an arts performance. It's all here waiting for you.
Claire Mammoser '18 and Professor Laura Rowe's research is drawing attention from scientific publications across the nation for its innovative methods. Their work analyzes amino acids, the basic compounds that make proteins to support life, to determine how they would react to the harsh conditions on other planets and moons, representing a new approach to looking for alien life.
Watch as accelerated nursing student Hannah Pittsley shares her story of traveling to Thailand to gain a deeper understanding of international health care. Through her experience, she not only learned new health care practices but also strengthened her cultural awareness.
With an expansive permanent collection, the Brauer Museum of Art offers a unique opportunity to view world-class art in Northwest Indiana. Summer exhibitions feature new acquisitions to its permanent collection as well as works by the Duneland Plein Air Painters.
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education magazine recognized 10 Valpo student-athletes with the Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar award, which recognizes minority student-athletes who make achieving academically and athletically a winning combination.
Valpo alumni Judith “Judy” Rockett ’60 Beumer and Richard “Dick” Beumer ’59 have committed $1 million to establish endowed funds in support of the University Writing Center and the College of Engineering. The funds support Forever Valpo: The Campaign for Our Future, a $250 million endowment campaign.
From growing enrollment, national rankings, and the launch of Forever Valpo: The Campaign for Our Future, to athletic victories, arts performances, and service activities, 2016–2017 was a remarkable year at Valpo.
In the forthcoming book "The Practice of Religious and Secular Humanisms," Christ College Professor Slavica Jakelić argues that the 20th-century social movements and the religious-secular alliances they helped engender can help illustrate the value of deep pluralism. These movements created political spaces of joint action in which activists could take seriously what they shared and what separated them as citizens.
The College of Arts and Sciences is the largest college at Valpo, home to 23 departments and more than two dozen interdisciplinary programs that engage students in the study of humanities, sciences, the arts, pre-professional studies, and social sciences.
The College of Business offers a holistic learning experience to develop globally savvy and analytical business executives. Undergraduate programs are marked by a hands-on approach evident in everything from project-oriented assignments to a required internship program.
The College of Engineering provides a state-of-the-art engineering education in a liberal arts setting. Award-winning facilities include the LEED Platinum certified Donald V. Fites Engineering Innovation Center and the James S. Markiewicz Solar Energy Research Facility.
For more than 40 years, the College of Nursing and Health Professions has remained one of the nation’s finest nursing programs. Programs go beyond the traditional to include health care leadership and other concentrations to meet growing market needs.
Christ College — The Honors College inspires students to look beyond the obvious to discover new ideas, thoughts, and beliefs. For high-caliber students of all majors, Christ College offers a rigorous learning environment and a variety of opportunities outside of the classroom.
Valpo offers a variety of postgraduate options through the Law School and the Graduate School, with flexible schedules and distance delivery options.
A Place of Faith & Service
Experience the creative relationship between faith and learning, a connection that extends beyond the classroom and into the world. Valpo students lead and serve through a vibrant Chapel community, the Institute for Leadership and Service, and more. Learn more about Faith & Service
A Top 5 University
Recognized as one of the best universities in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report every year since 1990.