Undergraduate Orientation

First-Year (Freshman) and Transfer Students

Welcome to IU Southeast! New Student Orientation for the Spring 2020 semester will be held on January 6 and 7, 2019. Register for one of the Orientation sessions today!

New Student Orientation takes place from 9 a.m. (check-in at 8:30 a.m.) to 12 p.m. You will have the opportunity to meet with an advisor in your area of study in the afternoon.

Check-in will take place in the Hoosier Room of University Center – North. Parking is free for all orientation attendees.

Content covered during orientation:

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

Please bring an official form of identification. You will need this to pick up your CrimsonCard at the end of orientation.

Please bring a jacket as many of our rooms tend to be chilly.

Please contact your academic program (listed below) to schedule an appointment with an academic advisor. Unsure of your academic program? Please refer to the admission letter you received. If you have questions, please call the Office of Admissions at (812) 941-2333.

Advising Information

Arts & Letters

Example majors include: Applied Health Science & Safety, Applied Science, Communication Studies, English, Fine Arts, Modern Languages, Music, Philosophy, and Theatre.

(812) 941-2342
Knobview Hall Room 110S


Example majors include: Business, Administration, and Economics.

(812) 941-2362
Hillside Hall Room 214


Example majors include: Elementary Education, Secondary Education, and Special Education.

(812) 941-2385
Hillside Hall Room 0020

Natural Sciences 

Example majors include: Allied Health, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Geosciences, Informatics, Mathematics, Physics, Sustainability & Regeneration.

(812) 941-2284
Life Sciences Room 258

Social Sciences

Example majors include: Criminal Justice, History, International Studies, Neuroscience, Journalism & Media, Political Science, Psychology, and Sociology.

(812) 941-2391
Crestview Hall Room 140


Example majors include: Nursing and RN to BSN Completion.

(812) 941-2283
Life Science Room 276


If you are not certain as to what major you want to pursue, contact the Advising Center for Exploratory Students.

(812) 941-2642
University Center South 106

General Studies

Example majors include: General Studies and Interdisciplinary Studies.

(812) 941-2342
Knobview Hall Room 110S