Renaissance Instructional Center

250 Main Street
Lafayette, IN 47901
Phone: (765) 269-5900

Welcome to the Renaissance Instructional Center. We are conveniently located in downtown Lafayette, within walking distance to Purdue. Our classes can easily be transferred and are offered at convenient times that fit into your schedule.

The Renaissance Instructional Center is located in downtown Lafayette, right in the middle of Lafayette's rich culture.
Some of the advantages of taking classes here are:

  • Updated Classrooms
  • Located within walking distance of Purdue
  • On the City Bus and Trolley Line
  • Located close to Red Poppy Studios and Gallery for art classes
  • Computer Lab
  • Many great restaurants nearby
  • Close to the Art Museum of Greater Lafayette and many other attractions
  • Discounted YMCA membership with the gym on the lower level
Site Hours

Monday - Thursday 8:00am-6:00pm
Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

Extended hours when classes are in session:
Monday - Thursday 8:00am-9:00pm
Friday 8:00am-5:00pm


Site Manager
Andrew Muffett

Office Coordinator
Angela Whitehead

Director of Secondary Initiatives
Dave Bouck

Assistant Director of Dual Credit
Audra Barbauld

Professor of Psychology
Dr. Colin William

Associate Professor
Dr. Rod McDanel

Contact Information
250 Main Street
Lafayette, IN 47901
(765) 269-5900
Parking and Transportation Information

1) Public Transportation
Students have free access to City Bus with a valid Ivy Tech ID


2) Renaissance Place Garage
Conveniently attached to the Renaissance Place building
Enter from Ferry Street
$1.00 an hour
major credit cards accepted

3) Tippe County Garage
Enter from Columbia or South Streets
$0.50 for the first hour and $1.00 each additional hour

4) City Garage
Enter from 18 N. 5th Street
$1.50 up to two hours, $1.00 each additional hour
major credit cards accepted

Click here to view the transportation flyer.

Class Listings

Click here to view the Summer 2014 class offerings at the Renaissance Instructional Center.

If you are already an Ivy Tech student, register for classes via Campus Connect or meet with your advisor.

If you are currently a student at a different college or university, you can take classes at the Renaissance Instructional Center and transfer the credits back to your school. If this applies to you please complete the Guest Student Application.

To become a student at Ivy Tech, please apply here.