Academic, personal, and professional advising is an important factor in college success. IU Bloomington offers advising services for the full spectrum of student needs, from prospective students and incoming freshmen, to student-athletes, pre-professional students, and students from under-represented populations.
All student-athletes have access to a full-time advising staff, multiple compliance officers, interns, graduate assistants, and specialized tutors, as well as special facilities for group and individual study.
A gateway enabling prospective and current students and parents to explore IU’s majors, minors, and their related careers. This resource includes links leading to academic and career information, workshops, and events for making the best decision about majors and minors at IU.
Health Professions and Prelaw Center (HPPLC)
Provides preprofessional advising and services for students interested in pursuing careers in law, medicine, and other health fields. HPPLC directs advising toward preparation for careers in the professions and regularly meets with students at the high school level, current Indiana University students, and alumni.
University Division (UD)
Provides academic advising and support for most new IU Bloomington students as they make the transition from high school to college and prepare to enter degree-granting units. It also assists undergraduates in their preparation for professional schools.
Other IU Programs and Resources
Multiple career centers around campus provide students at every school easy access to comprehensive print and technical career resources, online internship and job postings, individual advising, career fairs, group workshops, and recruiting Web sites.
Office of Mentoring Services and Leadership Development (OMSLD)
Provides a variety of mentoring services and initiatives to support student success, with special emphasis on working on behalf of students from under-represented and under-served populations. Outreach groups and services include peer mentoring, the Men of Color Leadership Institute, and technology distribution and support.