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Getting Started

Starting college is a big step for students and parents alike. Your son or daughter is new to Indiana University and they (and you) may be a little overwhelmed.

To begin:

Next, you'll want to:

Once your child is admitted:

The process is a bit different for international students.

Student safety is also of paramount importance—discover what Indiana University is doing about it, and how you can stay informed.

You should be aware that once your child is eighteen, information such as health and academic records may not be available to you, in accordance with FERPA privacy laws.