Fred Glass


McKinney School of Law Distinguished Alumni Award (2012)
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
J.D., 1984


Fred Glass is a 1984 IU graduate and IU vice president and director of intercollegiate athletics.

Glass is known for his strides not only in making key coaching hires for IU athletics, but also for stressing academic excellence for student-athletes. He also has played a central role in several major sports initiatives in Indianapolis, including the development of Lucas Oil Stadium and the expanded Indiana Convention Center, as well as bringing major NCAA events to the capital city. Formerly a partner in the law firm Faegre Baker Daniels, Glass served as chief of staff to then-Gov. Evan Bayh from 1989 to 1993.