Overview

Applicants
5,831
Acceptance Rate
71%
Average HS GPA
3.27

GPA Breakdown

21%
Over 3.75
15%
3.50 - 3.74
17%
3.25 - 3.49
17%
3.00 - 3.24
25%
2.50 - 2.99
5%
2.00 - 2.49

Test Scores

SAT Reading
440 - 550
SAT Math
450 - 550
SAT Writing
430 - 520
ACT Composite
19 - 24

Deadlines


Regular
August 15

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Academic GPA
Standardized Test Scores

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
17:1
Total Faculty
664
with Terminal Degree
303

384
Women
280
Men
43
International
36
Minority

Most frequent class size
20 - 29
Most frequent lab / sub section size
20 - 29

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
17%
Graduate in 5 years
34%
Graduate in 6 years

Majors

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences

  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biophysics

  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Finance, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Operations Management and Supervision

  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs

  • Advertising
  • Journalism
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Radio and Television

  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Computer Science

  • Education

  • Business Teacher Education
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Special Education and Teaching, Other

  • Engineering

  • Engineering, General

  • Engineering Technologies/Technicians

  • Manufacturing Technology/Technician

  • English Language and Literature/Letters

  • English Language and Literature, General

  • Foreign languages, literatures, and Linguistics

  • French Language and Literature
  • German Language and Literature
  • Spanish Language and Literature

  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences

  • Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • Occupational Therapy/Therapist
  • Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

  • History

  • History, General

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

  • Mathematics and Statistics

  • Mathematics, General

  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Biological and Physical Sciences
  • Nutrition Sciences

  • Natural Resources and Conservation

  • Environmental Studies

  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies

  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

  • Philosophy and Religious Studies

  • Philosophy

  • Physical Sciences

  • Chemistry, General
  • Geology/Earth Science, General

  • Psychology

  • Psychology, General

  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions

  • Social Work

  • Security and Protective Services

  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

  • Social Sciences

  • Anthropology
  • Economics, General
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Sociology

  • Visual and Performing Arts

  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General


Degrees

Associate
Bachelor's
Certificate
Doctoral/Professional
Master's
Post-Bachelor's certificate
Terminal Associate
Transfer Associate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Coop
Experiential
Internship

Prominent Alumni


J. Brad Ellsworth
former US Senator, President, Vectren Energy Delivery of Indiana-North

Dr. John Fehrenbacher
Cardiovascular Surgeon

Misook P. Doolittle
Managing Director of MET Opera

Joey V. Barnett
Vice Chair, Dept of Pharmacology, Vanderbilt Med Center

Ronald D. Romain
President and CEO, United Companies

Tracy Zeller
Owner and Designer, Tracy Zeller Jewelry

Vaneta G. Becker
Indiana State Senator

Dates

Financial Aid Rating
Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Apr 1

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$7,595

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$7,062

Average Need-Based Loan
$4,019

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$25,732

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
68%

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$7,595

Financial aid provided to international students
No

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition (In-State)
$6,637
Tuition (Out-of-State)
$15,977
Required Fees
$320
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,100

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters
$3,000

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodoloy
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Nursing Scholarships
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships
Need-Based United Negro College Fund

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
8,414
Out of State
11%

International
2%
Foreign Countries Represented
26

Demographics

1.21%
Asian
4.57%
African-American
2.37%
Hispanic
87.42%
Caucasian
2.08%
Unknown
2.44%
International

60% female
40% male
11% are out of state
83% are full time
17% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
30%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

Quality of life rating
First-Year Students living on campus
65%

Campus Environment
Small Urban
Fire safety rating
74

Housing Options

Apartment Single
Disabled Student
Dorms Coed
Frat Sorority
International Student
Theme Housing

Special Needs Admissions

Program / Service Name
Counseling Center

Type of Program
For all students with disabilities

College Entrance Tests Required
Yes

Interview Required
No

Documentation Requred for LD
USI's Verification of Disability Form filled out by the appropriate professional, including a complete diagnostic report. Testing older than 3 years is not accepted.

Documentation Requred for ADHD
USI's Verification of Disability Form filled out by the appropriate professional, including a complete diagnostic report or diagnostic narrative. Testing older than 3 years is not accepted.

Special Need Services Offered

Calculator allowed in exams
Yes

Dictionary allowed in exams
No

Computer allowed in exams
Yes

Spellchecker allowed in exams
Yes

Extended test time
Yes

Scribes
Yes

Proctors
Yes

Oral exams
Yes

Notetakers
Yes

Distraction-free environment
Yes

Accommodation for students with ADHD
No

Reading machine
Yes

Other assistive technology
Yes

Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
137
Number of Honor Societies
8

Number of Social Sororities
7
Number of Religious Organizations
13

8% join a fraternity
11% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
Division II

25% participate in intramural sports
4% participate in intercollegiate sports

Men's Sports (Screaming Eagles)
9 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross Country
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Lady Eagles)
10 Sports

Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross Country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services

Health
LGBT Support Groups: www.usi.edu/diversityresources/safe-zone

Minority Support Groups: www.usi.edu/multiculturalcenter/

Army ROTC Offered on-campus

Sustainability

Green Rating
76

Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
51

Average Number of PC's per Lab
23

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
Yes

Partnerships with Technology Companies
Yes

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Undergraduates that Own Computers
80%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
Microsoft, Dell, Apple

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
Yes

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
Yes

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Mr. Mark Rusk, Interim Director
Director of Admission

Address
University of Southern Indiana
8600 University Boulevard
Evansville, IN 47712

Phone
(812)464-1765

Email
enroll@usi.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
University Center
Recreation, Fitness, and Wellness Center
Rice Library
USI Performance Center (Teaching Theatre)
Business and Engineering Center

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Eastland Mall
Evansville Museum of Arts, History & Science
Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden
Casino Aztar & Downtown Main Street
LST 325 World War II Warship

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Varies
Average Length: Varies

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
No

Information Sessions
Not Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Coach Directly

Advance Notice
1 week

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Varies

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Other

Limitations
During new student orientation

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Taxis and METS shuttles available to campus. Evansville Regional Airport approximately 10 miles.

Driving Instructions to Campus
From Evansville, three miles west on Highway 62 (Lloyd Expressway). Take University Parkway exit.

Local Accommodations
Fairfield Inn West, Holiday Inn Express - approximately two miles from campus
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Key Stats

5,831
Applicants
8,414
Size
71%
Acceptance Rate
1000
SAT Scores

Rankings & Lists