General Information Indiana University - Bloomington
Indiana University - Bloomington
Indiana University Bloomington attracts students from around the globe who want the ideal college experienceâ€”great traditions, a gorgeous campus, international culture, Big Ten sports, and an active academic climate.
Founded in 1820, IU Bloomington is the flagship campus of Indiana Universityâ€™s eight campuses statewide. Innovation, creativity, and academic freedom are hallmarks of IU Bloomington and its world-class contributions in research and the arts. For our traditions like the world-famous Little 500 bicycle race and our commitment to emerging technologies, IU was named the â€śHottest Big State Schoolâ€ť in 2005 by Newsweek, Americaâ€™s Hot Colleges.
We nurture bright minds with an exceptional support network and breadth of programs. For technology infrastructure and support, our campus was named â€śmost wiredâ€ť among public universities by PC Magazine in 2006. U.S. News & World Report has recognized IU for outstanding freshman programs and residential learning communities, and Time magazine praised our commitment to freshmen when it named IU â€śCollege of the Yearâ€ť in 2001.