Value

Welcome to the University of Evansville—a community that values you and the difference you make in the world.

UE is small in size and comprehensive in reach and results, providing career paths through the arts and sciences as well as pre-professional programs. UE’s diverse student body represents 44 states and 56 countries who all have access to 80 majors and more than 100 areas of study. This intense, well-rounded learning happens in a challenging atmosphere with hands-on projects, high-quality teaching, and a rigorous curriculum.

At UE, our value is realized through:

  • Incredible faculty who are committed to helping you live your dream.
  • Transformational study abroad experiences that will change your world view.
  • A changemaker culture that empowers you to improve the world around you, starting right here in Evansville.
  • Countless opportunities for undergraduate research, allowing you to explore your interests and passions more deeply.

The University of Evansville is ranked the #3 best undergraduate business program and #25 best undergraduate engineering program among small private collages, Top 10 best midwest value school, #7 best regional university (midwest), one of the Midwests's Most Innovative schools, one of the best colleges for veterans by U.S. News & World Report 2019 rankings.

As a UE student, you’ll join your classmates to:

  • Celebrate the arts through world-class theatre, professional music performances, and visual arts across campus.
  • Celebrate athletics by participating on intramural and Purple Aces Division I athletics teams.
  • Gain hands-on, real-life experiences through internships.

The true proof of this value is seen in our students’ success: 94 percent of the Class of 2017 were in graduate school or had jobs within six months of graduation, and the median starting salary of those employed was $47,750.

So, what does this mean? We know students and parents “worry” about college costs. That’s why we invest in resources to keep your costs affordable so that the UE experience is attainable. And, we will continue to invest in you from the moment you choose to become a Purple Ace.

The Princeton Review Best Midwestern Regional Colleages 2019
Money Magazine Best Colleges 2018-2019
Forbes Magazine America's Top Colleges 2017

It's Worth It – We Guarantee It!

UE is looking for motivated and curious students who want to be challenged.

Harlaxton College

We’re looking for students who want to study abroad.

Nursig students in lab

We’re looking for students who want to do an internship.

Chemistry student in lab

We’re looking for students who want to do research as a freshman.

Faculty member speaking to students

We’re looking for students who want to double major – perhaps in Spanish and physics.

Student with boyscouts

We’re looking for Eagle Scouts and Gold Award winners.

Art student painting

We’re looking for STEM students who also love music and art.

Engineering students working on buggy

We’re looking for engineers who want to build things and read Shakespeare.

Female student on laptop

We’re looking for students who want to do big things and will thrive from personal attention.