Transfer Orientation

Due to COVID-19, all New Student Orientation activities, including registration for Spring 2021 classes, will be delivered virtually.

Below are some common questions:

Yes, we still want you to register for an orientation date.

An email confirmation is distributed following online registration.

If you registered and did not receive a confirmation email, please contact Cayla Maurer at 812-941-2366 or

Our goal is the help you make the transition to IU Southeast as smooth as possible. Orientation provides you with information about academics, campus resources, services and support systems, and much more. You will be introduced to current students, other incoming students, and your academic advisor.

No, orientation is not mandatory. However, we highly encourage you to go through the virtual orientation as there is a lot of important information on how to register for classes, how to receive your CrimsonCard, and how to setup an appointment with your academic advisor. All the information in the modules is designed to help you succeed at IU Southeast.

We are not hosting campus visits at this time. However, virtual tours, phone calls, and other alternative means are available.

The New Student Programs Office is working on refunding all guest payments via PayPal. Once this refund has gone through, you will receive an email from our office.

Yes. On your registered orientation date, you will get a link to meet other incoming students and orientation leaders. This is your chance to talk to others and ask questions. You will receive more information about this via your IU email.

Orientation registration for spring admits will open in November 2020!

What's covered during orientation

  • Student Central
  • Career Development
  • Information Technology
  • Academic Advising
  • Campus Resources
  • Campus Involvement