How to Apply

Take the first step toward joining us as a student at IU by beginning the admissions process. You can apply to IU for one of three types of admission: freshman, transfer, or graduate student status.

Applying to IU as a Freshman

You should apply for freshman status if you have never attended college or university before. You must earn a diploma from an accredited high school before you enroll at Indiana University.

Learn more about how to apply for admission as a freshman.

Applying to IU as a Transfer Student

You should apply for transfer student status if you are currently attending or have previously attended a college or university, either in the United States or in another country.

Learn more about how to apply for admission as a transfer student.

Applying to IU as a Graduate Student

You should apply for graduate student status if you will have received a bachelor's degree (or its equivalent) either in the United States or in your home country by the time you enroll at Indiana University.

Learn more about how to apply for admission as a graduate student.

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