Joseph H. Hogsett


50th Anniversary IUPUI Chancellor's Medallion (2019)
50th Anniversary IUPUI Chancellor's Medallion
Location: Indianapolis
Presenter: Chancellor Nasser H. Paydar
Maurer School of Law Distinguished Service Award (2016)
Indiana University Bloomington
B.A., 1978; J.D., 1981
Stahr Senior Award (1978)
Indiana University Bloomington


Born in Rushville, Ind., the Honorable Mayor Joe Hogsett has lived and worked in Indianapolis for more than 35 years. Hogsett served six years as Indiana's Secretary of State and four as United States Attorney. On November 3, 2015, Joe was elected to serve as the 49th Mayor for the City of Indianapolis. He received his bachelor's degree from Indiana University before earning graduate degrees from Indiana University, Butler University, Christian Theological Seminary, and the IU Maurer School of Law.