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.
Spoiler alert: With a graduate placement rate of 96%, Valpo graduates are prepared for success. Exceptional academics, hands-on experience, and endless opportunity combine at Valpo, propelling you into the future.
The best way to know if Valpo is the place for you is to experience it firsthand. Tour our 350-acre campus. Cheer on Valpo at the ARC or Brown Field. Stop by the renowned Brauer Museum of Art. Take some time to explore downtown Valparaiso.
The Center for the Sciences: Chemistry and Biochemistry, recently showcased in the Times of Northwest Indiana, is a 55,000-square-foot science laboratory facility designed to increase interest in the sciences and to attract high-caliber students to the University. State-of-the art equipment, hands-on experience, and cutting-edge research combine in this new, innovative home for the sciences.
Aimee Tomasek, MFA, sat down with VALPO Magazine recently to discuss her work inside the classroom as department chair and associate professor of art, as well as outside the classroom engaging with the Valparaiso community.
Julie Tiede ’96 Winkler and Jason Winkler ’96 have generously committed $500,000 to fund endowed scholarships for students in the College of Business and College of Engineering. The Winklers currently serve as co-chairs of the Valpo Fund, which supports Valpo students through five key priorities — scholarships, student experience, academic excellence, Lutheran ministry, and strategic priorities.
Close student-faculty interaction, teaching excellence, and extensive in-field experience characterize Valpo’s meteorology program. Throughout its 25 years, the program has grown in size and impact, due in large part to its experiential learning opportunities. Meteorology students immerse themselves in an abundance of real-world experiences in the field and prepare for successful careers.
The Brauer Museum of Art offers a unique opportunity to view world-class art in Northwest Indiana. This fall, a centenary exhibition celebrates 100 years since the Dunes Pageant of 1917, showcasing the landscape of the Indiana Dunes through more than 55 works by Midwest artist Frank V. Dudley.
Cheer on Valpo Men's Basketball in its inaugural season in the Missouri Valley Conference. ESPN, NBC Sports, and CBS Sports recently announced their broadcast packages — check our schedule and mark your calendar now!
Dedicated in September 2017, the Innovation Hub at McMillan Hall unites local business and community leaders with the brightest entrepreneurial Valpo minds in one collaborative, inspirational space. Equipped with cutting-edge resources and technology, this regional center is specifically designed to foster interaction and creativity, spurring innovation and entrepreneurship.
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.