Resources & Services

Our hands-on approach to learning gives students access to the tools and technologies professionals use.

Information Technology

Photo of students in libraryValparaiso University’s powerful computer network, which provides access to the Internet, file storage, email, library resources, and key software, is available to students 24 hours a day from anywhere on campus. Classrooms and laboratories all over campus are equipped with information technologies that support teaching and research.

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Libraries and Information Resources

Photo of library common area with students and faculty memberThe spectacular 105,000-square-foot Christopher Center for Library and Information Resources is a world-class research facility with generous work spaces. Amenities like fireplace lounges, a cafe, and an outdoor terrace make it a welcoming space for students. The Law Library at Wesemann Hall adds resources especially for law students and scholars. A friendly professional reference staff helps make resources accessible to students.

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Laboratory Facilities

Photo of chemistry studentsUndergraduates at Valpo learn to use scientific apparatus and instruments that many aspiring scientists, engineers and health-care practitioners don’t touch until graduate school. The College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Engineering, and the College of Nursing and Health Professions all offer state-of-the-art facilities that prepare students to succeed in science and technology careers.


Communications and Media

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An industry-quality, three-camera digital teleproduction studio with teleprompters, a separate weather studio featuring WSI weather graphics, a 20-Mac workstation digital video/audio lab, and a digital sound-editing suite are all available to Valpo students.

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Arts Facilities

Theatre students photoThe Valparaiso University Center for the Arts is home to the departments of Theatre, Music, and Art. Performance spaces include the 275-seat University Theatre and 170-seat Duesenberg Recital Hall. The Center houses studio space for both digital and traditional media, as well as the Brauer Museum of Art.

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Academic Services

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Academic Success Center
Connects students with campus resources that support learning and academic performance. More »

Assessment Center
Brings business executives to campus to evaluate the performance of students in the College of Business. More »

Career Center
Offers a wide array of services to all students and employers. More »

Disability Support Services
Provides accommodations, support services and special programs that are individualized to work toward student success. More »

Hesse Learning Resource Center
Offers tutoring for engineering students in subjects including engineering, calculus, and physics More »

IT Help Desk
Provides telephone, email, and walk-up assistance for faculty, staff, and students on a wide variety of technology areas. More »

Language Resource Center
Supports both American language students and international students pursuing English proficiency. More »

Library Services
Valpo's professional library staff offers a wealth of wisdom to help students find and evaluate information—face to face, online, and via phone or SMS. More »

Writing Center
Offers face-to-face, email, and online consultations. More »

Undergraduate Research Office
Helps students find and fund research opportunities. More »