Living in Terre Haute, Indiana
Located at the original "Crossroads of America" in west central Indiana, Terre Haute is a growing Midwestern community. Terre Haute recently received the prestigious Indiana Chamber 'Community of the Year' award, further supporting that Terre Haute is a community rich in educational excellence as well as business and cultural developments.
Terre Haute's offerings don't stop at its three colleges and nationally recognized K-12 school system. Terre Haute is home to a Prospect League baseball team - Terre Haute Rex - the Terre Haute Symphony, a growing network of artists and sculptors, several museums including a vibrant children's Museum, as well as a national network of walking trails and an extensive park system that includes a teeming wildlife refuge. The Honey Creek Mall and surrounding stores offer diverse shopping. Terre Haute also has two airfields, and it keeps growing. Continued riverfront development and downtown revitalization reflect the community's committment to excellence in growth.
In addition to Terre Haute's wide variety of experiences, the town is conveniently located just an hour away from Indianapolis, a major metropolitan city with plenty to see and do.
Rickey McCurry, J.D., Vice President for Institutional Advancement
“My family moved here when my daughter was entering high school and has been pleased with her experience. The high school curriculum is challenging and is especially strong in the STEM subjects, and the high school has had the #1 science and math student in the state for several years.”
Elizabeth Hagerman, PhD, Vice President for Rose-Hulman Ventures
“I find myself routinely engaged with both Terre Haute and Indianapolis community thought leaders who are committed to making a difference.”