Trine University can help you make your dreams a reality—whether it’s leading a business or starting your own, engineering the “next big thing,” helping patients recover, keeping the community safe, or teaching the next generation. Trine University in Angola, Indiana, can help you achieve these and many other dreams. Offering practical degree programs in the Arts and Sciences, Business, Computing, Education, Engineering, and Health Sciences, Trine provides work-ready skills and experience that lead to fulfilling careers. Our vibrant campus will give you the opportunity to build lifelong friendships as you work toward your dreams—and our generous financial aid ensures you won’t leave with a lot of debt.
Caring, committed faculty ensure a world-class education
At Trine, our focus is on teaching instead of research, and our small class sizes ensure you’ll receive personal attention. Trine faculty have worked as professionals, and many have the top degrees in their fields to ensure students receive the best education. Because of our high-quality education, U.S. News & World Report annually lists Trine among the finest comprehensive colleges and universities in the Midwest and includes the University among its “best values.”
Trine students graduate and get great jobs
More than 90% of Trine students complete internships, co-ops, and other practical experiences to prepare for their careers. And when they’re not participating in those opportunities, our students are taking classes that include hands-on projects that benefit real-world clients and accessing state-of-the-art laboratories and equipment. Because of their career preparedness, over the past seven years, nearly 100% of Trine graduates have been employed or in graduate school within six months of commencement.* Many graduates even earn salaries above the national average for their fields.
* Based on 2013–2019 Trine University Graduation Class Knowledge Rate of 88.0%, with 1,981 of 2,250 main campus undergraduates responding, compared to 2018 Graduation Class National Knowledge Rate of 64.8% of 529,299 total recorded
Live and study on a beautifully transformed campus
Trine offers apartment-style housing, built within the last 15 years, with private suites and bathrooms as well as recreation areas and lounges. The T. Furth Center for Performing Arts is a cultural hub for the region, offering concerts by well-known performing artists and University groups. Trine also offers 36 varsity sports, with 27 competing in NCAA Division III, plus many intramural activities. Our newest athletic facilities not only provide a home for teams such as hockey and eSports but unique recreational opportunities for students like bowling and open skating. The campus is only 40 minutes from Indiana’s second-largest city, with easy access to major metropolitan areas such as Chicago, Detroit, and Indianapolis via the interstate.