U.S. Citizens (or U.S. Permanent Residents)
FOR ENTERING FRESHMEN
Once admitted to Indiana State University, the following is a list of procedures you must complete in order to make your experience at Indiana State successful.
Step 1. Confirm your intent to enroll.
Step 2. Activate your MyISU Portal account.
Step 3. Sign up for New Student Orientation.
Step 4. Apply for financial aid.
Step 5. For veterans / military only.
Step 6. Apply for housing.
Step 7. Meet state immunization requirements.
Step 8. Submit final materials.
Step 9. Students with disabilities
STEP 1. CONFIRM YOUR INTENT TO ENROLL.
Click on the admission confirmation link below, and let us know you're coming. Then we'll start preparing for your college experience at Indiana State University.
Go to on-line admission confirmation now.
STEP 2. ACTIVIATE YOUR MyISU PORTAL ACCOUNT.
As a newly admitted student, you will receive e-mail from faculty, staff, and students to help you enroll at Indiana State University.
To activate your Sycamore login on the MyISU Portal:
IMPORTANT: You will need your University ID number (found on your acceptance letter), your date of birth, and the last four digits of your Social Security Number.
STEP 3. SIGN UP FOR NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION.
The University offers an advising and registration program for new students.
For dates and details (including an on-line reservation form) visit orientation.
Note: Distance learners should visit www.indstate.edu/distance for information on starting courses, technical support, and more.
STEP 4. APPLY FOR FINANCIAL AID.
If you have not already done so, apply for federal and state financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.gov
The federal school code for Indiana State University is 001807.
STEP 5. FOR VETERANS / MILITARY ONLY.
Indiana State University is an approved veterans benefits institution. For basic information on eligibility (and links to applications and instructions) visit to:
Indiana State University
STEP 6. APPLY FOR HOUSING.
Visit Residential Life for information on:
Go to Residential Life now at www.indstate.edu/reslife
STEP 7. MEET STATE IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS.
As a new student, you are required by the State of Indiana Department of Health to complete and return health and immunization documents prior to registering for classes. You cannot register for classes until the documentation is submitted.
You can access required forms at www.indstate.edu/shc
Note: Distance learners are exempt from immunization requirements as long as they
do not attend any classes or visit the ISU campus. To qualify for this exemption, mail or fax a letter (no emails)
stating you are a totally distance learner to: UAP Clinic-ISU Health Center, Indiana State University, 567 North 5th Street,
Terre Haute, IN 47809. FAX: (812) 237-7955.
STEP 8. SUBMIT FINAL MATERIALS.
Submit final materials to the Office of Admissions, including (if applicable):
In addition, students who have not already done so should submit the $25.00 (nonrefundable) application fee.
0FFICE OF ADMISSIONS
Indiana State University
318 North 6th Street (Welcome Center)
Terre Haute, Indiana 47809
STEP 9. STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES.
If you need accommodation, you should contact:
CENTER FOR STUDENT SUCCESS
The University makes every effort to provide reasonable accommodations.
Last updated: 5 April 2013