An IU South Bend security officer is onsite at the Elkhart Center during open building hours. The security office is located just inside the front entrance. Officers are available to provide first aid and emergency care, safe escort to vehicles and can unlock and jumpstart vehicles. In addition, the security office is the location for lost and found items. To request the services of an Elkhart Center security officer go to the security office or call (574) 520-4239 during the evening.
SmartStart students are those taking 24 or more credit hours at the Elkhart Center. SmartStart students benefit from the personal attention and instruction from faculty and staff. By taking all classes in Elkhart, students have a solid foundation of general education courses to build an IU degree.
If students wish to take all of their classes in Elkhart, they should work with their academic advisor to plan an Elkhart schedule. Also, once students have completed 24 or more credit hours at the Elkhart Center, they may apply for a Verizon Scholarship