What to Bring to State Start-Up

What to wear:
  • Comfortable shoes - We will be walking to different buildings on campus.
  • Comfortable clothes - It may be anywhere from moderate to cold outside, and temperature is different from building to building. Consider bringing a light jacket for cool rooms.
  • Umbrella/Rain jacket - Check the weather before heading out, because we will move around rain or shine!
  • Water Bottle - You definitley want to stay hydrated. There are several spots on campus to fill-up.
What to pack:

If staying in Terre Haute overnight, don't forget to pack:

  • Toiletries - Toothbrush, toothpaste, hair/skin care products, deodorant, body wash, etc.
  • Clothing - You'll want clothes for your Sycamore ID photo during the program.
  • Charger - You may want to use your phone to get the contact information from all the new friends you'll make.
  • Photo ID - You will take your Sycamore ID photo, and will need a driver's license or state ID.
If not already submitted, plan to bring:
  • Official Final High School Transcripts (in a sealed envelope), Dual-Credit, and/or College Challenge Transcripts
  • Immunization Records (official, signed copies from doctor’s office. Make copies of your records before coming to State Start-Up.)
  • Financial Aid documents that still need to be submitted. Check your MyISU Portal for more information