Democracy was in full form as Ivy Tech kicked off the 2023-24 academic year with all students, staff, and faculty participating in the Ivy Indy Mascot Naming Contest!

With 48% of the votes, Koda won over the four other finalists: Ivy/Ivie, Indy/Indie, Grizz, and Ivory.

Keep an eye out for when you can officially meet Koda in the very near future!

About Ivy Tech Community College

Ivy Tech Community College is Indiana's largest public postsecondary institution and the nation's largest singly accredited statewide community college system, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Ivy Tech has campuses throughout Indiana and also serves thousands of students annually online. It serves as the state's engine of workforce development, offering associate degrees, long- and short-term certificate programs, industry certifications, and training that aligns with the needs of the community. The College provides a seamless transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana, as well as out of state, for a more affordable route to a bachelor's degree.