IU Bloomington considered one of the most beautiful college campuses in U.S.
Mar 29, 2017
Take a stroll around campus, and you’ll find spring flowers blooming against the backdrop of limestone buildings or near large outdoor sculptures. Walk across a rustic wooden bridge and listen to the babbling flow of creek water or stop to snap a selfie in front of the iconic Sample Gates. You’re on one of the most beautiful college campuses in the United States, and it’s not just us saying it.
Photos by Indiana University
Out of 100 Most Beautiful College Campuses in America, Indiana University Bloomington ranks No. 15 on Best College Reviews because of its limestone architecture and natural beauty. It’s also ranked No. 15 in Best Colleges’ 50 Most Amazing College Campuses of 2017 because of its historic buildings and college-town atmosphere.
It was the verdant grounds, limestone buildings and cycling and walking trails that made USA Today readers vote in favor of IU, which placed second on the publication’s list of Top 10 Best Beautiful College Campuses.
Whether you like to sit on a cozy bench under the shade of tall, leafy trees, admire a great work of contemporary art or take photos of stunning architecture built from locally-sourced limestone, there’s something for everyone on the beautiful campus of IU Bloomington.