Vincennes University

Vincennes University

Vincennes University (VU) is a small, two-year university providing a broad range of education to its students. Founded in 1801, VU was the first institution of higher learning in Indiana. VU offers over 180 programs including associate degrees, bachelor's degrees, and certificates. Vincennes University also has multiple articulation agreements and direct admit opportunities with college and universities both in and out of state.

Academic Programs

  • American Sign Language
  • Art & Design
  • Aviation Technology
  • Business
  • Communication
  • Culinary
  • Design
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Liberal Arts
  • Music
  • Nursing
  • Performing Arts
  • Science
  • Social Science
  • Technology
  • Visual Arts

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Distance/online learning
  • Greek Life
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • Night Class Offerings
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Veteran Fee Waiver

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines

First-year

We're happy you are considering Vincennes University. To get started, please submit your application and send a high school transcript, GED/TASC scores, and/or official college transcripts. VU maintains a rolling admissions policy. Completion of a high school diploma/equivalency or completion of 24 hours of college-level course work will grant a student admission to the University.

Transfer

We're happy you are considering Vincennes University. To get started, please submit your application and send a high school transcript, GED/TASC scores, or official college transcripts. VU maintains a rolling  admissions policy. Completion of a high school diploma/equivalency or completion of 24 hours of college-level course work will grant a student admission to the University.

Visit us

Get the best view of Vincennes University by touring our beautiful 200-acre campus with a current student tour guide! You will tour our facilities, take a peek at a classroom upon request, and even meet with faculty (when available). To get started, go to vinu.edu/visit.

Coming to VU developed my sense of accomplishment and heightened my skill set. I was able to work with clients in my classes and at an on-site internship, giving me a jump start to enter the workforce confidently.

Audra Adams, Graphic Design, 2016
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Admissions office

Visit us

Address

1002 N 1st St, Admissions Office
Vincennes, IN 47591, United States of America

Phone number

812.888.4313 or 800.742.9198

Region

Midwest

Midwest