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Hoosier Link

Admission

Admission to Hoosier Link

Admission to Hoosier Link

To be eligible for the Hoosier Link program, a student must:

In order to apply for the Hoosier Link program, students must be identified as potential candidates and invited to complete the application. Invited students are identified from deferred, waitlisted, and denied IU applicants who generally have a 3.0 cumulative high school GPA or higher. Students who are invited to apply to the Hoosier Link program will be contacted via email with instructions for applying in February 2016. Completed applications will be reviewed by a committee of IU and Ivy Tech enrollment management staff.

We are no longer accepting applications for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Admitted students and students on the Hoosier Link waitlist will be invited to Hoosier Link Visit Days.

The 2016 Hoosier Link Visit Day presentations available below:

Guaranteed Transfer to IU

Guaranteed Transfer to IU

Benchmark timeline

Benchmark 1

Students will be eligible for guaranteed transfer admission to the Indiana University Bloomington campus for the Spring semester of their first year after meeting the following criteria:

  • Complete a minimum of 15 transferrable/academic credit hours at Ivy Tech Bloomington in the Fall semester of their first year. (Previous college coursework/credits and Academic Skills Advancement course work will not be counted toward the 15 transferable/academic credit hours.)
  • Achieve a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0, with no grade lower than a C.
  • Maintain a good disciplinary record at both Indiana University Bloomington and Ivy Tech Community College Bloomington.
  • Pass IVYT 110 with a C or higher.

Students who meet benchmark #1 may continue enrollment at Ivy Tech for the Spring semester of their first year. However, they must meet the benchmark #2 standards by the end of the Spring semester of their first year and enroll at IU Bloomington by the Fall semester of their second year.

Benchmark 2

Students who do not meet the above criteria will be offered guaranteed transfer admission to the IU Bloomington campus after meeting the following criteria:

  • Complete a minimum of 26 transferrable/academic credit hours at Ivy Tech. (Previous college course work/credits will be counted toward the 26 transferrable/academic credit hours.)
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 and achieve no grade lower than a C in all course work of the most current semester of enrollment. (Academic Skills Advancement course work will be included in semester grade review.)
  • Maintain a good disciplinary record at both IU Bloomington and Ivy Tech.
  • Pass IVYT 110 with a C or higher first semester.

PLEASE NOTE: Students interested in majoring in nursing, informatics, or the allied health sciences will want to consider that it may take longer than four years to reach graduation.