Founded in the year 1859 as Valparaiso Male and Female College and late in 1900, it was named Valparaiso College, and finally, in 1905 it was declared as a university and started granting degrees. Located in the beautiful city of Valparaiso, the university offers great teaching services. The university believes in giving every student an equal opportunity to showcase themselves as an individual. VU holds the alliance of the Higher Learning Committee and offers fascinating programs. Every year an average of 4,000 students choose Valparaiso University as their academic venture, from which 300 students are from different countries. The university welcomes every student and does not judge them based on their locality. The university great programs for graduate and undergraduate levels in various fields such as Arts and Sciences, Engineering, Computer and Technology, Business, and many more. The student to faculty ratio is 12:1 which guarantees to personalize attention for every student.