2022 Direct Admit Scholars Induction Ceremony

2022 Direct Admit Scholars

We look forward to honoring you at the College’s Direct Admit Induction Ceremony, presided over by Rick Van Kooten, executive dean of the Indiana University Bloomington College of Arts and Sciences.

This is a College tradition you won’t want to miss!

Induction Ceremony

Friday, September 16
4 – 4:30 p.m.

Indiana University Auditorium
1211 E 7th St, Bloomington, IN 47405

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Event details

Doors will open at 3:30 p.m. and the ceremony will begin promptly at 4 p.m. Seating is limited to 5 guests per student. Please let us know if you or your guests have special needs or requests. Contact us at collrsvp@iu.edu.

Students and guests are welcome to remain in the auditorium afterward to mingle with College faculty and take pictures with official degree program banners.


Hotel advisory

Please reserve your hotel accommodations soon. At peak times such as IU Family Weekends, Homecoming, and Commencement, it is common for hotels to sell out in advance and require a 2-night minimum stay. When booking your accommodations, ask the hotel if a minimum stay is required.


Paid parking is available within walking distance of the Indiana University Auditorium.

Learn more about IU Auditorium parking

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A student and faculty member talking at the Induction Ceremony reception.
Dean Rick Van Kooten leading the procession of faculty out of the hall following the ceremony.

Join us

This is a College tradition you won’t want to miss!

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Questions about the event?

Please email collrsvp@iu.edu.