Level Up

Get ready for your student’s first year

The Level Up monthly series of virtual workshops is designed to show parents and families of admitted underrepresented students more about what IU has to offer, through candid and honest conversations about a variety of topics. Join us to hear from dedicated experts and get your questions answered.

Workshops will all be offered virtually at 7:30 p.m. EDT on the first Thursday of each month from May to August and cover the following topics:

Thursday, May 7: Supporting the First-Year Student

Learn how to help your student transition to college life, how to have tough conversations when they aren't living at home, and how to support your student’s mental health and wellness.

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Thursday, June 4: Financial Management

Get an overview of how financial aid works and find out about financial management tools for both you and your student.

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Thursday, July 2: Meet the Faculty

IU faculty are committed to educating and supporting your student. Find out how to encourage your student in building strong relationships with instructors, and the rules associated with parent engagement with professors.

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Thursday, August 6: In the Margins

Learn about IU's rich community and cultural resources, ways your student can get involved both on and off campus, and resources IU has in place for addressing bias incidents on campus.