We know college is expensive. That’s why IU offers bountiful awards and scholarships so that you can focus more on your education, and less on your finances.
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Scholarships and fellowships for incoming students
As part of the College of Arts and Sciences, you have access to more than 350 scholarships and awards to students. Incoming students who are directly admitted to the School of Art, Architecture and Design may be eligible for a number of merit-based scholarships within the College.
Indiana University also offers many resources to help you fund your education, based on academic achievement and other factors. For maximum scholarship consideration, incoming freshmen must apply for admission by November 1.
Scholarships and fellowships for current students
The School of Art, Architecture and Design and the College of Arts and Sciences offer a range of scholarships and fellowships to current students. Visit the student portal to find out what awards you are eligible for and how to apply.
Another way to pay for school is through grants, work-study jobs, and student loans.
Many graduate students in the School of Art, Architecture and Design receive funding through graduate assistant, assistant instructor, and teaching assistant positions. Graduate students are considered for these positions upon application to our master’s programs.
Start by filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which will determine how much aid you qualify to receive.
You can also earn money and get work experience through a part-time job on campus or in Bloomington.