International Cat Day

Let's ROAR!

Celebrate International Cat Day with us.
(And get an application fee waiver code!)

Today is International Cat Day, and on behalf of our mascots - Jawz, Jazzy, and Jinx - we want you to ROAR your way to becoming a Jaguar! Here's what you need to do:

The time to apply is meow

Don't pro-cat-stinate

To celebrate International Cat Day is the purrrfect time become a Jaguar, we're waiving your application fee! Start your Apply IU application, and use the code INCATDAY when you are asked to pay the application fee. This code will remove the application fee requirement - but don't wait! It will expire after today - Wednesday, August 8!

Start your application

As an added bonus, since you are applying before our deadlines, you'll also be automatically considered for our admission-based scholarships!

This code will only valid when using the Apply IU application.


Don't forget your essay

As part of your application, you must write a 200- to 400-word essay about your academic and career plans. You will submit your essay when you complete the online application for admission. Here is your essay topic: 

Describe your academic and career plans and any special interests (e.g., undergraduate research, academic interests, leadership opportunities, etc.) that you are eager to pursue as an undergraduate at Indiana University. If you encountered any unusual circumstances, challenges, or obstacles in completing your education, share those experiences and how you overcame them.

This essay may be used for scholarship consideration.

Take the next step toward becoming a Jaguar