The University of Evansville


1800 Lincoln Ave
Evansville, Indiana


M.E. - Methodist Episcopal
U.M.- United Methodist


The University of Evansville was established in Dearborn County, Indiana, in 1854 by the Indiana M.E. Conference as Moores Hill Male and Female Institute. It was moved to Evansville in 1917, and chartered as Evansville College in 1919.  It is one of Indiana’s three U.M.-related universities.  While on campus, see the John Wesley Gallery in Neu Chapel, northwest of the Olmstead Administration Building (37 58 19.79, -87 31 56.52).  The Gallery houses what is believed to be the world’s second largest private collection of Wesleyan and Methodist items. Most of the commemoratives were acquired in England, with the oldest dating back to 1745.
GPS:  37 58 16.91, -87 31 54.12 

view in Google

Connect with us
Subscribe to our emails

Keep up with the latest news, information and inspiration.