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IU’s impact in Marion County

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Economic impact

Indiana University plays a key role in Indiana’s economic growth. In addition to purchasing a considerable amount of goods and services from local businesses across the state, the university employs residents in almost every county, each of whom go on to have a positive impact on local tax bases.

Education impact

With seven IU campuses to choose from, Indiana residents have multiple access points to pursue their education. While research shows that a well-educated workforce corresponds with improved health, lower rates of mortality, and lower rates of crime, an education from Indiana University also gives citizens the opportunity to increase their earning potential and achieve upward social mobility.

Enrollment by campus
Campus Undergraduate Graduate Professional Total
IU Bloomington 2,510 304 31 2,845
IUPUI 5,034 1,516 596 7,146
IU East 196 14 - 210
IU Kokomo 53 2 - 55
IU Northwest 11 7 - 18
IU South Bend 25 3 - 28
IU Southeast 29 3 - 32
All campuses 7,858 1,849 627 10,334
Degrees completed by campus
Campus Undergraduate Graduate Professional Total
IU Bloomington 629 113 13 755
IUPUI 1,480 650 140 2,270
IU East 25 3 - 28
IU Kokomo 15 0 - 15
IU Northwest 2 1 - 3
IU South Bend 1 0 - 1
IU Southeast 4 0 - 4
All campuses 2,156 767 153 3,076

Sources:

  1. University Institutional Research & Reporting (UIRR), fall 2018
  2. University Institutional Research & Reporting (UIRR), fiscal year 2017-18

Alumni impact

Indiana University alumni are some of the state’s greatest contributors. They are business owners and employers, entrepreneurs, researchers, teachers, doctors and nurses, policy makers, and more. All of them serve their local communities as professionals and tax-paying citizens.

Alumni by campus
CampusTotal
IU Bloomington25,042
IUPUI41,030
IU East265
IU Kokomo449
IU Northwest370
IU South Bend428
IU Southeast197
All campuses67,781

Source:

  1. IU Alumni Association, fall 2018

Hoosiers who are giving back from Marion County