Purdue University Fort Wayne is a sister campus of internationally recognized Purdue University. Purdue University Fort Wayne is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. It has the broadest scope of programs of all institutions of higher learning in northeastern Indiana, offering more than 200 degree and certificate options. Purdue University Fort Wayne has a diverse enrollment of over 14,000 students encompassing many ages, races and nationalities. Through exemplary standards in teaching, research and service, Purdue University Fort Wayne reflects Purdue University commitments to excellence and lifelong learning. Purdue University Fort Wayne provides its students the opportunity for success through its academic diversity, affordability and flexibility. Purdue University Fort Wayne also hosts 14 Centers of Excellence that integrate teaching, research and service to the community.
Main CampusFort Wayne, Indiana, United States5,000 - 20,000 on Campus250,000+ residents in Fort WayneLanguage(s) spoken on campus: English
Situated in the northeastern part of Indiana, in the middle of the Midwest, IPFW is located in Fort Wayne - the second largest city in the state. Though considered a mid-sized city at 250,000, Fort Wayne has the convenience, safety, cleanliness, affordability and friendliness of a small town. It offers a wide variety of dining, shopping, cultural experiences and fitness activities. Fort Wayne is less than three hours by train, car or bus from the major metropolitan areas of Chicago, Indianapolis, Detroit, and Columbus.International Students are encouraged to get involved on campus in a large variety of activities such as club sports, departmental organizations, honors societies, religious, social and special interests organizations. Explore the area, meet new people and learn the culture. Students will not want to miss trips to Indianapolis, Chicago, Detroit or other exciting local activities organized by the International Student Organization. For more information and opportunities at IPFW please see the Student Life and Leadership website.