Indiana University Bloomington

Indiana University Bloomington

Indiana University Bloomington is one of the nation's top 20 public colleges and offers the ideal college experience. With 12 schools and 200+ majors to choose from, students have endless opportunities to discover academic passions and dive into fields that excite them, alongside our expert faculty. Career-enhancing experiences like internships and overseas study provide students with the skills employers seek the most, and 1,300+ employers recruit at IU annually. Along with our top-ranked academics, IU offers a dynamic student experience, phenomenal music and arts programs, Big Ten athletics, and one of the most beautiful campuses in the U.S.

Academic Programs

  • Art & Design
  • Business
  • Communication
  • Design
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Liberal Arts
  • Music
  • Nursing
  • Performing Arts
  • Research
  • Science
  • Social Science
  • Technology
  • Visual Arts

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Greek Life
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • Night Class Offerings
  • On-Campus Housing
  • ROTC Program
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research
  • Veteran Fee Waiver

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines


The application for students beginning their studies in the fall opens on August 1 every year. For highest scholarship consideration, students must submit a complete application for admission by November 1. The deadlines are different for transfer students. Learn more at


Students applying for the fall semester must submit a complete application (including all supporting documents) by June 1. Students applying for the spring semester must submit a complete application (including all supporting documents) by November 1. Students applying for a summer session must submit a complete application (including all supporting documents) by March 1. Learn more at

Additional Information

Indiana University Bloomington features Student Central, the "one-stop shop for the business of being a student." Student Central offers staff dedicated to helping current and prospective students understand their financial options, register for classes, and take care of other important responsibilities.

Visit us

Whether you’re a senior narrowing down your choices or a sophomore starting to plan for college, a visit to Indiana University Bloomington is a great way to see whether you and IU are a good match. The Office of Admissions hosts visitors on most weekdays and many Saturdays. Campus tours and information sessions often fill up weeks or even months in advance, especially around the times when high school students are not in school such as spring break and other holidays. Visit to plan your visit.

“IU feels like a small school and you can make it your own, but it’s actually huge and there’s a ton of opportunities to explore your interests.”

Christy Carlson, Informatics student, Class of 2022
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School location

940 E. Seventh Street
Bloomington, IN 47405, United States of America

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