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Prepare for the next four years—and the next forty

Indiana University Bloomington gives your student the opportunity to create their ideal college experience—and their future. With over 200 majors, they can customize their educational experience and access the support they need to reach their goals. There are opportunities for research, internships, and other real-world experiences that will add value to their education and their resume. And with over 750 student organizations, thousands of arts events, and exciting Big Ten energy, they'll find tons of opportunities to live their best life now and prepare for their best life later.

Applying to IU

Whether your student knows what they want to do or they’re still exploring, IU will help guide them through their educational journey. We’ve created step-by-step instructions for every part of the application process.

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Learn more about the costs, scholarships, and support available to help your student turn their goal of an IU degree into a reality.

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To receive the highest scholarship consideration, your student should apply by November 1, IU's early action (non-binding) deadline.

IU launches students into successful careers

At IU, students have the opportunity to refine their skills, build new ones, and enter the professional world ready for anything. With 13 specialized career centers on campus and 1,600 employers recruiting annually at IU, your student’s road to a successful career starts here.

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Your student’s journey starts with applying to IU

A storybook campus and endless opportunity—your student will find everything they need at IU Bloomington. See where they’ll create a future you’ll both be proud of.

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We invite you to experience IU! Visit campus in-person or virtually.