Orientation:Start strong at IU: Attend New Student Orientation
New students start their IU experience with a required New Student Orientation program, where they learn more about IU resources, meet with an academic advisor and register for classes. Check the "Orientation and Transition" tab for more details.
Good to Know:Parent Resources
Parenting a college student can be an adventure. IU offers many resources for parents to help you on your journey.
Orientation:IUBeginnings: Start with an Adventure
Begin your journey at IU with an IUBeginnings trip! You'll make new friends, in a great setting, doing amazing things. IUBeginnings has something for everyone, with trips in tracks such as outdoor adventures, arts and culture, community service, and leadership development.
Academics:Graduate On Time and Get Ahead: 15 to Finish!
"Sponsored by the Indiana Commission for Higher Education with support from the state's colleges and universities, 15 to Finish is a statewide campaign that encourages Indiana college students to complete 15 credits per semester to graduate on time."
Orientation:Make your New Student Orientation Reservation
Eligible students admitted for the Summer and Fall of 2014 can make their New Student Orientation reservation by clicking the FY(Me) link at the top of the page. If this is your first time at IU Bloomington as a degree-seeking student, you’re required to attend New Student Orientation in order to register for classes.
Your FYE:Become a Welcome Week Assistant
Truly IU:Welcome Week at IU: A Proud Tradition
Each fall, FYE hosts Welcome Week, collaborating with campus partners to provide ways for students to connect with the people, places, services and traditions of IU.
Mark Your Calendar:First Year Experience Conference
Good to Know:Transfer Students at IU
Questions about housing, academics, and student life at IUB? Explore the many resources IUB and FYE have to offer new and current transfer students!
Your FYE:Trading Laces
Take a walk in someone else's shoes. Gain appreciation for the life experiences of individuals from different backgrounds by participating in the Trading Laces challenge!