Virtual Tour

Welcome to the O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs

At the O’Neill School, our people and programs will prepare you to lead for the greater good. Join us on the Indiana University campus, one of the most beautiful campuses in the nation, in Bloomington, Indiana, a great college town.


Come on in!

Inside, the O’Neill School is environmentally friendly ...  and friendly friendly. We purchase renewable energy credits to offset our electric consumption, and our Paul H. O’Neill Graduate Center expansion is LEED gold certified.

The Paul H. O’Neill Graduate Center, which opened in 2017, expanded out space by 28,000 square feet.
Inside our front door off of Tenth Street, you’ll find a kiosk with maps to help get you where you are going.
The O’Neill Center leads into our original building.
Our plaza is a popular gathering place for conversation, study, or fair-weather events.
Inside, multiple common areas, such as this one on the third floor, offer beautiful spaces to study and gather.
Our second floor houses offices that serve students, as well as study and meeting spaces. Our Career Hub will work with you to find the right internship, fellowship, and future.
The Career Hub can help you with resumes, cover letters, LinkedIn and other career-launching tools, as well as connect you with employers that come to the O’Neill School specifically to recruit our students.
In the Undergraduate Program Office, advisors help future freshmen and current IU students find the right degree, program, or class—taught by the sam faculty as our top-ranked master’s program and eager to help you succeed.
The Undergraduate Student Lounge offers dedicated space to hang out, study, or take in special programming.
Faculty and staff in our Master’s Programs Office can help you choose among our top-ranked MPA, our masters in arts administration, environmental science, or our unique dual degrees. 

Civic Leaders Center

A short walk north from the O’Neill School toward Assembly Hall—home of Hoosier basketball—takes you to the recently renovated Briscoe Residence Hall in the heart of the northwest neighborhood. It is home to the Civic Leaders Center, our living-learning community for freshmen from all IU schools.

At Civic Leaders, you can take an O’Neill Class, attend a lecture, or hang out with peers who are interested in making a difference in their communities and in the world.
The rooms are large and the laundry is free!
Meet your fellow Civic Leaders at orientation.
Briscoe Residence Hall, home to the Civic Leaders Center.

Multidisciplinary Science Building

IU’s Multidisciplinary Science Building, also called MSB II, houses the offices of our environmental science faculty and their laboratories. This silver LEED certified building provides 65,000 square feet of research space.

MSBII is a short walk west from the O’Neill School.
MSBII is home to cutting-edge research into issues such as climate change, air, and water pollution.

Indiana University and Bloomington

Walk any direction from the O’Neill School and you'll enjoy what the IU campus has to offer—more than 24 sports as a Big Ten university, Broadway shows at the IU Auditorium, or world-class concerts at the Jacobs School of Music—IU is always ranked as one of the nation’s most beautiful college campuses. Surrounding campus, more beauty awaits in Bloomington, regarded as one of the very best college towns in the nation

50 years at O'Neill