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Grenadier Experience

The Grenadier Experience is a 4-day program that is all about exposing you to the ins and outs of being a successful college student at Indiana University Southeast. The goal is to help you feel more prepared for your first semester of college and beyond!

The Grenadier Experience Summer Bridge Program will help ease your transition to college life and build a foundation for academic success. You will participate in experiences that focus on academic and social enrichment at the college level.

June 25 - June 29, 2017

Check in on Sunday from 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Programming begins Sunday at 5 p.m. and ends Thursday at 5 p.m.

$85 - Food and lodging will be covered for the time you are on campus.

Space is limited so register for the Grenadier Experience today!

Registration Deadline
June 19, 2017

Please note, this is not an orientation session. This is for the Grenadier Experience where you will learn more about campus, meet some professors and get to know other incoming students. If you have questions about the program, please contact Donna Dahlgren at ddahlgre@ius.edu or Christina Thompson-Resz at cmt3@ius.edu.

What Will You do?

  • Meet new Friends
  • Live in the lodges
  • Be exposed to the different areas of study available to you at IU Southeast
  • Explore career options
  • Engage in social and recreational activities
  • Become familiar with the math, writing and computer facilities
  • Interact with a variety of professors in the classroom and with projects
  • Become familiar with course resources

What will you learn?

  • The campus layout
  • About on campus social opportunities
  • How to get ahead in your math and writing courses
  • Career Information for different majors
  • How to feel more comfortable with your professors
  • Where to ask for help if you need it.

During the Grenadier Experience Summer Bridge program, you will engage in a variety of daily hands-on academic sessions that related to the major areas of study (Science, Nursing, Education, Social Sciences, Business and the Arts). You will get to interact with a variety of different professors who you may encounter in your regular courses as you pursue your degree.

During this experience, you will make new friends, learn about the campus, and interact with professors and staff. This experience will allow you to participate in activities that will expose you to different academic schools on the campus.

You will also get a step ahead for the Fall semester by becoming familiar with the wide spectrum of resources that are available to ensure college success. You will get to experience CANVAS – the system most professors use for their classes at IUS and prevent feeling lost or overwhelmed when the first day of your classes begin.

You will also experience FUN hands on activities! You may work in a butterfly garden or tie dye t-shirts or make paper with some professors and staff. You may participate in a chemistry experiment or play volleyball with newly found friends. The experience will also culminate in a special dinner to celebrate you and your accomplishments across the course of your stay. You will experience a career event where you get to talk to professionals about what your specific interests are.

Campus Events

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IU Southeast Orchestra

April 23rd, 2017

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

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Spring Classes End

April 24th, 2017

All day event

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Final Exams Begin

April 26th, 2017

All day event

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IU Southeast Legacy Society

April 30th, 2017

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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Final Exams End

May 2nd, 2017

All day event

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Commencement Ceremony - 2017

May 8th, 2017

6:45 PM - 9:00 PM

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Summer I Classes Begin

May 9th, 2017

All day event

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Let's Hang On! Frankie Valli Tribute Show

May 20th, 2017

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

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Mid-Year Economic Update

May 24th, 2017

7:00 AM - 9:30 AM

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Summer Discovery Days

June 7th, 2017

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

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Summer Discovery Days

June 21st, 2017

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

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Grenadier Experience

June 25th, 2017
June 29th, 2017

5:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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