University Archives contains books, documents, photographs, and objects about the growth and history of Indiana State University-Evansville (ISUE) and the University of Southern Indiana (USI). Founded in 1965 as Indiana State University-Evansville, the University of Southern Indiana enrolls over 11,000 dual credit, undergraduate and graduate students in more than 130 areas of study. A public higher education institution, located on a beautiful 1,400-acre campus in Evansville, Indiana, USI offers programs through the College of Liberal Arts, Romain College of Business, College of Nursing and Health Professions, and the Pott College of Science, Engineering, and Education. Many of the items in this collection contain primary sources collected from the University, alumni, and others with an interest in preserving and sharing history.
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The UASC at the University of Southern Indiana preserves significant records documenting the history of the University. Due to the growing size of the University and the large amount of paperwork generated by the various departments, units, and programs, the University Archives has established guidelines for the types of materials accepted and for the time each is retained. Some will have no retention limits while others will be subject to periodic review and disposal.