Freshman Applicants

The application process for future freshmen

We’re glad you’re thinking about applying to IUPUI, and we want to make the admission process as smooth as possible for you. Read the information on this page carefully to learn what you need to do before, when, and after you apply. If you have any questions about the process, your admissions counselor will be happy to answer them for you.

When you’re ready to apply, you’ll start by completing an application for undergraduate admission.

Choose the application that best fits your plans

When applying to IUPUI, you have two ways to submit your application: you can use Apply IU, which is IU's systemwide application, or you apply using The Common Application. 

If you have received an application fee waiver code, you will need to apply using the Apply IU application.

International applicants: Visit the Office of International Affairs to review your application steps.

Campus safety and security reports

“The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report, containing policy statements, crime and fire statistics for all Indiana University campuses, is available online. You may also request a physical copy by emailing IU Public Safety at or by visiting IUPD”


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