Known both as the "City of Restaurants" and the "City of Churches," Fort Wayne is Indiana's second largest city. Food and culture festivals bring the locals out, along with the botanical conservatory and a number of beautiful city parks. The city's north-central bars and nightclubs offer plenty of distractions to students of Fort Wayne colleges and universities. Furthermore, downtown Fort Wayne plays host to Broadway caliber performances at the Embassy Theatre.
Students of Fort Wayne colleges and universities enjoy a high level of education and career training from a number of schools. Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne is the area's largest school, and the health care industry is represented by Indiana University's Fort Wayne Center for Medical Education. Fort Wayne colleges and universities are further represented by private schools such as the University of Saint Francis.