Indiana University Bloomington (IU) Off-Campus Housings
Casita offers a wide variety of off-campus Indiana University-Bloomington accommodation. Casita also provides multiple Bloomington student halls that are near the university. There is a wide range of en-suite rooms, studios, and single, twin, and double rooms offered by Casita for students to choose from according to their needs and budgets. These accommodation options come with various amenities and features, including all-inclusive utility bills, high-speed Wi-Fi, 24/7 security, and laundry facilities.
Why Study at Indiana University - Bloomington?
Indiana University - Bloomington has a mission and an aim to create, disseminate, preserve, and apply knowledge. This is done through its commitment to cutting-edge research, scholarship, arts, and creative activity. The university’s Bloomington campus, which is located in one of the best college towns in the country, is committed to full diversity, academic freedom, and staying up to date with as well as meeting the changing educational and research needs of the state, the nation, and the world.
The university aims to challenge and inspire undergraduate, graduate, professional, and lifelong education as well as culturally diversify its student body by accepting international students and promoting international educational programs and communities. Currently, there are around 35,660 undergraduate students, 11,345 graduate students, and 5,437 international students.
Indiana University - Bloomington has garnered a number of top rankings as well as high praise from several associations and educational organisations. The university’s Nonprofit Management Graduate program, its Environmental Policy and Management Graduate program, its Public Affairs Graduate program, and its online MBA program are all ranked number one in the country by U.S. News and World Report. The Bloomington campus is ranked second best in the state.
The university promotes creativity and individuality and has thus received exceptional rankings in those areas; it has one of the top-ranked music schools in the country as well as a highly-renowned theatre program and an esteemed graduate university for designers. Other notable rankings for IU include being number one in creating a safe community for women in MBA programs, number eight LGBTQ+ friendly college, and among the top five best African History graduate programs in the country.
Departments and Divisions
IU Bloomington has 16 degree-granting colleges and schools, many of which are among the nation’s and world's best, in addition to the Hutton Honors College. Indiana University - Bloomington offers a wide variety of graduate and undergraduate programs, certificates and diplomas in over 200 majors and 80 languages both online and on campus.
Schools and Colleges at Indiana University - Bloomington
College of Arts and Sciences
Eskenazi School of Art, Architecture + Design
Kelley School of Business
School of Education
Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies
Hutton Honors College
Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering
Maurer School of Law
The Media School
School of Medicine
Jacobs School of Music
School of Nursing
School of Optometry
School of Social Work
University Graduate School
Paul H. O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs
School of Public Health - Bloomington
Majors and Fields of Study at IU - Bloomington
There are over 200 different fields of study you could major in at IU, below are some of them:
Cellular, Molecular, and Cancer Biology
Facilities and Resources
Several facilities and resources are available at Indiana University - Bloomington for students to make use of during their study period. These resources aim to help students flourish not only academically, but also socially, intellectually, emotionally, and professionally. Below are some of the most notable and useful resources at IU - Bloomington.
There are around 750+ student organisations at Indiana University - Bloomington, 175 of which are international and multicultural organisations; they include everything from IU Student Government to the Union Board to groups for students and interests of all kinds. IU is home to hundreds of academic and professional organisations, ranging from 180 Degrees Consulting to Women in Cybersecurity. These groups help students connect with people who share their passions, get relevant experience, and network with people that will benefit them throughout their careers.
Almost 25% of IU undergraduates are members of Greek-letter organizations, and there are more than 65 to choose from. Joining a sorority or fraternity at IU is a great way to get involved in the campus community, form lifelong relationships, develop leadership skills, and make a difference.
Recreational Sports and Athletics
As an IU student, you will have access to state-of-the-art fitness, athletic, and recreation facilities. The Student Recreational and Sports Center (SRSC) and Intramural Center offer students everything they could want, whether they're committed athletes or casual fitness enthusiasts. There are 80+ offered exercise classes every week that students can participate in as well.
Sports at IU - Bloomington
Swimming and Diving
Track and Field
Health, Wellness, and Safety
At Indiana University - Bloomington, students’ health is a priority. There is a Student Health Center to help cater to students’ physical health needs; it offers a full-service medical clinic, laboratory and radiological services, a pharmacy, and even physical therapy. Counselling and Psychological Services offers guidance to students who are struggling with mental health issues or simply not coping well enough with college life; it offers counselling options and workshops to assist with virtually any mental health issue.
Indiana University - Bloomington Student Accommodation
Students can stay at Indiana University - Bloomington student accommodation during their study period and sign up for the full study experience. There are plenty of traditional Bloomington student and residence hall options with shared rooms, communal living spaces, and handy food courts. Apartments, private rooms, and co-op kitchen facilities are available as well.
Several universities, colleges, and institutions are located in the area surrounding Indiana University-Bloomington. These Bloomington institutions include Illinois Wesleyan University and Ivy Tech Community College.