Ivy Tech Agreement


“We joined the Indy Chamber to expand on our network within the Central Indiana Business Community. As a University with an international perspective, I believe we can support some of the Chamber’s efforts to expanding the global reach and access of the city of Indianapolis”

“As an institution of higher learning, we hope to make our educational infrastructure accessible to the community through our College Affordability Initiative” – Vincent O. van Empeh, PhD.


News Release

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – In response to the national crisis of escalating tuition costs, Salem International University is exploring innovative ways to make a quality college education more economical for students who might not otherwise be able to afford it or stay enrolled through to graduation.

As part of Salem International University’s “College Affordability Initiative” for 2015 and beyond, the West Virginia-based University has established a special Baccalaureate Affordability Tuition Pricing Plan for Ivy Tech Community College, Indiana’s statewide community college. Utilizing a variety of scholarships and financial aid options, the plan is structured to supply the financial support Ivy Tech graduates need to continue their educations at Salem and complete their bachelor’s degrees with zero debt, or a significantly more manageable student loan.


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