Find Your Passion

Venture into uncharted territories in the classroom

As a student at IU, you can choose from thousands of classes each semester. And while you need to make sure you’re satisfying educational requirements to stay on track for graduation, there are endless ways you can do it.

Take a class on game design. Learn to speak Finnish, Persian, or Japanese. Explore the birth and death of the universe. Dive into the art of comics. It’s all here waiting for you.

Explore your academic options


Languages to learn


Academic programs to choose from

And step out of your comfort zone during your free time

This is your chance to take risks in every facet of your life, whether you’re deciding where to live or how to spend your Saturday nights. While you’re a student here, you have carte blanche to jump in and try as many new things as you want.

It doesn’t matter whether the leap you take leads to success or failure. Either way, you’ll learn something valuable about yourself and take another step on your journey toward transformation.

Live large

Apply to live in one of IU’s 23 academic, thematic, and living-learning centers. While some are exclusively for freshman students, many are open to students at every level.

Each community has a unique focus on subjects ranging from general academic scholarship and leadership to outdoor adventures and even sexual identity.

Learn more about residence communities