Your first year at Indiana University Bloomington will be filled with exciting experiences—and all of them will be new to you. The Office of First Year Experience Programs will support you through it all, from our comprehensive orientation program to help you prepare for your first year to activities and resources that will connect you with campus and other students. We're dedicated to helping you thrive in your first year and setting you up for success for the rest of your IU journey.
Supporting new students
Need a refresher from NSO sessions?
Play recordings of many of our sessions for families.
Your first year
Make the most of your Hoosier Experience
Create your own unique IU experience by participating in Hoosier Experience events that will continue to educate you on a wide variety of resources and opportunities.
A Strong Transition
TRANSFER TO IU WITH THE SUPPORT YOU NEED
Learn about transfer student resources and opportunities from orientation through your first year at IU Bloomington.