Freshman Induction

Welcome, Class of 2024

Because of new guidelines for large public events, and with the health and safety of the IU Bloomington community in mind, the 2020 Freshman Induction ceremony will have a new format this year. Everything about the event—including the time and date—is being modified to adhere to best practices for slowing the spread of COVID-19.

The Freshman Induction ceremony will be hosted on It will be available online-only beginning on Sunday, August 2, 2020, at 7 p.m. EDT, and will be permanently available on that site.

Please share a video of your family celebration using the hashtag #iu2024.

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  • I will be ethical in my academic work.
  • I will take personal responsibility for what I say and what I do.
  • I will respect the dignity of others, treating them with civility and understanding.

Contact Us

Office of University Events

1000 E. 17th Street
Bloomington, IN 47408
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  • Phone: 812-855-3762

Office of First Year Experience Programs

Eigenmann Hall 219
1900 E. Tenth Street
Bloomington, IN 47408
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  • Phone: 812-855-4357