Direct Admit

Congratulations, Direct Admit Scholar!

You’re one of the go-getters and game changers who set out to change the world, and often do. That’s why we’ve invited you to be a Direct Admit Scholar in the world-renowned Indiana University College of Arts and Sciences.

Take your place among our most ambitious and talented students.

As a Direct Admit student, you will:

  • Gain immediate access to College academic advising and career coaching tailored to your individual goals.
  • Get a head start on valuable experiences like research, internships, honors programs, student clubs, leadership development, and more.
  • Be invited to apply for College-specific scholarships through the Selective Scholarship Application (SSA). Note: Must have applied for admission to IU by November 1.

In the College, the adventure is yours to create

We recognize your outstanding academic potential and your desire for an extraordinary student experience. We’re here to help you study what you love and create your own unique version of a successful and meaningful life.

The Direct Admit Scholars are inducted into the College in a ceremony presided over by Executive Dean Rick Van Kooten.