Parents and Families

Parents and Families

Welcome to the IU Family! The Office of Student Life is committed to being a partner in your student's success, all while keeping you informed and connected during your student’s time at Indiana University.

Not only is this a special time for your student, but for you as well! We know that you want to know about your student’s college experience and be kept up to date about the various programs and resources offered at IU.

Upcoming Family Events

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Stay Connected

Join the Hoosier Families Facebook Group 

Family Connection Email Newsletter

Sign up for the monthly Family Connection Email Newsletter, providing parents and family members news and updates for you and your student.

We’re here for student success

Family Weekend

Held every Fall, Family Weekend is an opportunity to participate in and celebrate some of our great IU traditions with your student. From tailgating and cheering on our Hoosiers to exploring our unique Bloomington community, this family-friendly weekend is a special opportunity to catch a glimpse of your student's college experience!

Learn about Family Weekend

Parents Advisory Board

The Parents Advisory Board at Indiana University, Bloomington, is comprised of committed parent volunteers who serve as advisors and ambassadors to the Dean of Students in programs and services supported by the Office of Student Life.

Learn about the Parents Advisory Board