In 2015, IU Southeast was
named the 12th safest
college campus in the U.S.
and was included in Top
100 Best College Dorms
and Top 100 Best Schools
for Your Buck lists.
The 2015 Champions
Dinner, a celebration of
IU Southeast Athletics,
brought in a record crowd
of 400 people at Huber’s
Orchard and Winery.
Chancellor Ray Wallace
was elected as the River
States Conference Council
of Presidents Chair and will
serve as the representative
of the conference’s 13
member schools on the
NAIA Council of Presidents.
As part of the For All:
mission to raised $2.5
billion by 2020, IU
Southeast announced a
goal of $14 million.
Spencer County became
the seventh Kentucky
county to be added to the
reciprocity agreement at
IU Southeast. Residents of
Spencer are now eligible to
receive in-state tuition.
IU Southeast and Sullivan
University partnered to
deliver a fast track to
pharmacy careers, enabling
students to become a
licensed pharmacist just
five years after graduating
McRobbie visits campus, area business
Indiana University President Michael A. McRobbie visited the IU Southeast campus and
area businesses on March 23 as part of his statewide tour of Indiana.
During his visit, McRobbie toured the River Ridge Commerce Center and Samtec,
Inc., meeting with several IU Southeast alumni working at the electronic connector
In remarks to area business and community leaders, McRobbie highlighted IU
Southeast’s efforts with 55,000 Degrees, which is dedicated to increasing the number
of Louisville-area residents with degrees, and the impact the Ogle Center has had on
strengthening IU’s excellence in the arts.
McRobbie also met with several student leaders on campus to learn more about student
life at IU Southeast. SGA President Trent Wallace presented McRobbie with a resolution
thanking him for his support of the university.
Indiana General Assembly celebrates IU Southeast’s
In February, the Indiana General Assembly passed a concurrent resolution
congratulating IU Southeast on the 75th anniversary of its founding.
The resolution, HCR 26, was introduced by sponsors Rep. Ed Clere in the Indiana
House of Representatives and by Sen. Ron Grooms in the Indiana Senate alongside
Indiana University President Michael A. McRobbie, Chancellor Ray Wallace, members
of the IU Southeast administration and representatives from the IU Southeast Student
“I speak on behalf of everyone at IU Southeast when I say how honored we are to be
recognized by the Indiana General Assembly for our 75th anniversary,”Wallace said.
“Since 1941, IU Southeast has been dedicated to serving the state of Indiana and the
Louisville region. I thank our local legislators for organizing this very special resolution.”
IU Southeast was recognized in part for its more than 50 graduate and undergraduate
degree programs, its overall economic impact of $124.4 million on the state of Indiana
and its ranking as one of the top universities in Indiana for student-faculty ratio (15:1)
and service to future military members.