Valparaiso University, 72 km/1 hour from Chicago, offers a unique blend of liberal arts exploration with strong STEM programs and professional preparation that develops the whole person. 95% of international students receive a merit scholarship, we have a 97% job or grad school placement, and student to faculty ration of 11:1. Students can choose from more than 70 majors in five colleges for our undergraduate programs, with our Engineering, Business, Computer Science, and Nursing programs be the most popular with international students. We have over 20 graduate programs student can enroll in with four STEM programs, with up to 25% off tuition scholarships for most majors. We are constantly ranked as a top-ranked university in the Midwest for quality and value by U.S. News & World Report. Also our College of Engineering is among the top 15 undergraduate engineering schools in the nation for 2020 by U.S. News & World Report.