Valparaiso University

Overview

Valparaiso University is a selective, independent Lutheran institution in Valparaiso, Indiana, an hour’s drive from Chicago. Founded in 1859, Valpo offers a thorough grounding in the liberal arts as well as professional training and graduate study, helping students find their own paths to lifelong personal, spiritual, and professional growth.

Location & Contact
Admissions
Karen Klimczyk
Director of Financial Aid
Phone: (219) 464-5011
Email: karen.klimczyk@valpo.edu
Address
US Highway 30 and Sturdy Road
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Majors & Degrees
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
Engineering/Engineering-Related Technologies/Technicians
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
Mathematics And Statistics
Military Technologies And Applied Sciences
Natural Resources And Conservation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, Fitness, And Kinesiology
Philosophy And Religious Studies
Public Administration And Social Service Professions
Transportation And Materials Moving
Admissions
Common Application Accepted
Yes
Application Fee
No
Application Fee Amount
$0
Total Applications
5,491
86%
Admission Rate
Tuition & Fees
Costs
Tuition
$40,520
Room and Board
$12,260
Book Fees
$1,200
Additional Fees
$1,300
Miscellaneous Fees
$1,620
Total Expenses
$56,900
71%
Tuition
Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid
$30,668
54%
Coverage of total expenses
Student Body
Total Students
3,786
44%
56%
Total Undergraduates
3,199
44%
56%
Total Graduates
587
40%
60%
Varsity Sports
NCAA Division I-FCS
Men
Baseball
Basketball
All Track Combined
Football
Golf
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Women
Basketball
All Track Combined
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Volleyball
Bowling
Faculty
All Faculty
1,117
42%
58%
Full Time Faculty
892
43%
57%
Part Time Faculty
225
41%
59%
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