Fall 2016 - ILS Orientation

Welcome new ILS students!

  • Please mark your calendar for the following Orientation days. Watch for updates.

Wednesday, 8/17/16
9:00 a.m. Check-in – ILS Information Commons – (Room 002)
9:30 a.m. Welcome – (Room 033)
10:15 a.m. Program Overviews
        MIS/MLS joint program session (Room 033)
        Ph.D. program session (Room 036)
11:15 a.m. SoIC Career Services (Room 033)
11:45 a.m. Lunch – provided by ILS

Thursday, 8/18/16
9:00 a.m.   Breakfast (with ice-breaker) – provided by ILS
10:00 a.m. Welcome/Academic Integrity (Room 033)
         ILS faculty:  teaching spotlights
11:30 a.m.  Student Panel – tips; student professional associations (Room 033)
12:00 p.m.  Lunch – provided by ILS
        *Ph.D. lunch with current students - in Room 031
1:30 p.m. Ph.D. Teaching & Professional Preparation Session: (Room 031)
1:30 p.m. Meet the Professionals (MLS: Room 033, MIS: Room 030)

Friday, 8/19/16
11:00 a.m.    Technology Information Session (Room 033)
11:20 a.m.    Questions – then Walk to Luncheon
12:00-1:30 p.m. SoIC Graduate Social/Lunch –  Grassy area just south of Lindley Hall
1:30-4:30 p.m. (optional) Intensive Career Preparedness Workshop for Graduate Students - Swain Hall West, 119 - by the SoIC Career Services Office

Monday, 8/22/16 – Fall Classes Begin

International Student Orientation usually begins two weeks before classes start.

Connect with Us:

Make sure to join the exclusive "ILS 2016 Student Group" Facebook group to acclimate yourself to Bloomington. We hope to create an online community where you can meet your peers and discover Bloomington.

Helpful Links:

Orientation Booklet - Fall 2016

Registration Instructions


Registrar's Long Range Calendar

ILS Student Groups

Part-time and Volunteer Jobs

ILS Listservs (Be sure to Subscribe)

Remember to set up your Indiana University Email Account

Budget Planning 101