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Unique Opportunities

IU offers incredible choices and flexibility, starting with more than 520 undergraduate and graduate degree programs.

Additional learning opportunities—such as academic communities, research, study abroad, and our nationally recognized programs for freshmen—enable IU students to explore the breadth of their interests and get meaningful experience related to their goals.

Cox Research Scholars Program
Allows outstanding students to work with a faculty mentor on research and scholarly activities
Exploratory Student Resources
No major? No problem.
Hutton Honors College
For students who seek additional academic challenges and benefits
Individualized Major Program
Can't find a major? Create your own.
Intensive Freshman Seminars
New students get a head start on their first year in this optional three-week program
Overseas Study
IU offers more than 100 programs in 37 countries
Residential Learning Communities
Students who share academic interests live, learn, travel, study, and have fun together
Service Learning
Combine course work with a community service project
Science, Technology, and Research Scholars (IU STARS)
Gives undergraduate science majors valuable laboratory research experience
University Division
The first academic home for a majority of new students arriving on campus
Wells Scholars Program
Among the most competitive and prestigious academic awards offered by any American university