We don’t want you to miss a single deadline in the scholarship process, especially the November 1st Early Action deadline. See other important deadlines and dates below.
Timing is everything
All students who apply by the November 1st Early Action (non-binding) deadline will receive the highest scholarship consideration, regardless of whether or not they choose to have test scores considered as part of their application.
Complete and submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Many scholarship and financial aid options require you to have a FAFSA on file.
IU Academic Scholarship notifications begin. Recipients of IU Academic Scholarships will be notified via email starting mid-December, followed by a letter in the mail.
Deadline to submit new or updated test scores for additional scholarship consideration. Students who meet the November 1 deadline and wish to have new or updated test scores considered will have until January 15 to confirm their preference and self-report their test scores.
All scholarhsip selections are finalized with notifications being sent to scholarship recipients for all incoming student scholarships. Following March 15th, students should use the information in their Financial Aid Summary to make enrollment decisions.
Deadline to reserve your space at IU. If you are starting at IU in fall, you must declare your intent to enroll by May 1. Your nonrefundable $100 deposit will be credited toward your first-semester tuition expenses.