Fall 2021 Hours

Monday - Thursday: 9:30am - 4:30pm

Friday: 10am - 2pm 

The Idea Garden will occasionally be open during the evenings, in which case we will update our hours of operation through social media. If our doors are open, we're open!
If you would like to use the Idea Garden outside of these hours, please contact us at igarden@iupui.edu and we will assist in aranging the space for you.
At this time, we are unable to accommodate weekend events.
Thank you!

About the Idea Garden

The Idea Garden is a place for students to be creative, to explore, to collaborate.

It's a Thinker Space, fully equipped to give students an organic experience with emerging technologies.

It's where you connect with the community, learn from local tech leaders, and gain exposure to innovative ideas.

The Idea Garden serves as fertile ground for student vision, cultivates thought and provides for growth, and produces entrepreneurial thinkers.

At the Idea Garden, students have access to cutting-edge technology for personal and professional growth, including:

Check Out the New Digital Gardener Program!

The Digital Gardener program offers students the ability to shape the future of the Idea Garden itself. Among many other advantages, Digital Gardeners can suggest new technology that may someday make its way into the Idea Garden.

Additionally, Digital Gardeners can earn merchandise and rewards made specifically for the program.

Become a Digital Gardener!

Want to learn how to 3D print?

Feel free to visit our Youtube channel to check out our Cultvation series!

Through our Cultivation series, our staff introduces you to the tools and knowledge you need to model and print your own 3D design. 

As well as 3D printing expertise, the Cultivation series explores how to use virtual reality through guides and tutorials!

Take a Tour

Upcoming Events @ the Idea Garden

October 2021

Every Friday in October, 2021, 12pm


Meet the SWE officers, women in STEM, and hear from experts in the field. Bring a friend!

Friday, October 1st, 2021 5.30pm - 7pm


During this session, students will have a chance to hear from some of Ford's top technical talent about their journey, experience and life here at Ford as we are evolving into a customer-centric mobility organization. Please join us for an opportunity to hear and ask questions about what it is like to be in a technology-based career at Ford!

Monday, October 4th, 2021 4pm - 4.45pm


Our Analytical Solutions Tech Talk will provide opportunities to learn about full-time opportunities, the recruitment process and what to expect when you get here from our analytical solutions colleagues!

Tuesday, October 5th, 2021 5pm - 6pm


More than 25 employers from across the country will be available to speak with you about their opportunities in pre-scheduled 15-minute conversations! Registration closes Tuesday, October 5th at 5pm. You must be registered and signed up for individual appointments to attend.

Thursday, October 7th, 2021 10am - 3pm


Xtern Semester is a unique partnership between TechPoint and IUPUI that provides certain Jaguars who receive an offer to join the Xtern program the opportunity to carry their internships on through the following fall semester while earning university credit! You'll have the opportunity to hear from our TechPoint Talent Team, and ask questions about Xtern, the application process, and more.

Monday, October 11th, 2021 11.59pm

Questions or comments?

Please email us at igarden@iupui.edu, and we will respond to you within 1-2 business days.

Additionally, students can reach out to us through social media. We are active on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @ideagardeniupui, and are happy to answer any inquiries.

Contact the Idea Garden

Hine Hall, Room IP106
875 W. North St.
Indianapolis, IN 46202


Open Monday - Thursday



Additional Resources

Idea Garden

Hine Hall, Room IP106
875 W. North St.
Indianapolis, IN 46202