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8415 Georgia Street Merrillville, IN 46410

Mon-Fri 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Merrillville Ed Center

If you're searching for a Master's in Education, a nursing school in Merrillville, Indiana, or want to seek a different undergraduate or graduate program, you will be able to experience IWU's Christ-centered community that is rooted in academic, spiritual and social excellence.

IWU's Merrillville Ed Center is centrally located near the intersection of I-65 and Hwy 30. We are just 40 miles south of Chicago and 11 miles from the Illinois-Indiana border. Surrounding cities within close proximity to our Merrillville campus include Crown Point, Schererville, Michigan City, Hammond, Munster, Hobart, Valparaiso, Homewood and Orland Park.

On-site Library

The on-site library is available to students and faculty when the Ed Center is open, and offers:

  • A reference collection of books and resource materials.
  • Computers furnished with Microsoft Office and Internet/database access.

Conference Center in Merrillville

This 27,000-square-foot facility also serves as a comfortable conference center for area businesses and organizations that want to reserve a facility for meeting rooms in Merrillville, as well as Merrillville conference rooms, and spaces for training sessions and other activities.

All of the technology used in our state-of-the-art classrooms is available for your group's convenience, along with access to onsite vending.

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Merrillville Conference Center

IWU's Merrillville conference center is the perfect venue for local business conferences and meeting room rentals for small groups. All of the technology used in our state-of-the-art classrooms is available for rental for your group's convenience, along with access to onsite vending and area caterers.

The staff at the Merrillville Ed Center is ready to meet your group's needs, big or small!

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Conference Center Testimonials

Overall experience was extremely positive. I would highly recommend this conference center to a friend or colleague. Technology needs were met, excellent customer service, the rooms were clean convenient location and plenty of parking spaces.

Professional Education Services

The front desk staff members are so helpful and nice. Always respectful even if you are not an enrolled student.The room was set up to our specifications, it was clean and bright. The staff was very friendly and made us feel right at home. Don't change a thing!

Bob, Discount Furniture

Convenient parking (no cost), close to restaurants and room temp was comfortable. Very pleasant, clean building with lots of natural light.

Fred Pryor

Extremely positive overall conference experience. Your center met our technology needs, the room was clean, locations was convenient with plenty of parking. Excellent customer service.

IAEYC Lake Porter