Your Next Steps to Success at IUPUI

In order to ensure your success at IUPUI, we encourage you to get started on the following next steps to a smooth arrival in Indianapolis. 

  • Create your IUPUI Technology Account

    Set up your IUPUI Technology Account to access all the systems you will use as a student. These systems will give you access to pay your tuition bill, check your IUPUI email, take your placement assessments, register for classes, and much more. Create your account here >>

    You'll need your 10-digit university ID number, found on your IUPUI admissions letter.

    If you need help with technology at IUPUI or have forgotten your username or passphrase contact University Information Technology Services, or UITS.

  • Log in to Atlas & Complete your Pre-Arrival Checklists

    You will use the Atlas website to request services from OIA throughout your time at IUPUI. 

    Your goal is to complete Pre-Arrival Steps 1 & 2 before coming to IUPUI to ensure a smooth arrival and a successful college experience. Find your checklist on Atlas>>

    Are you having issues or errors on Atlas? Email your error screenshot to

  • Complete your Pre-Arrival Online Orientation

    Preparing for your arrival at IUPUI can be daunting with all of the tasks to be completed and information you need to remember.

    Take some time to make your transition easier, prior to your arrival at IUPUI, by going through the Pre-Arrival Online Orientation at the following link: 

    Please complete this step prior to your in-person orientation at IUPUI. 

  • Secure Housing

    Indianapolis housing has a variety of prices, locations, and features. Whether you want to live in IUPUI housing or off campus, make sure to arrange your housing early. Many students arrange housing before their visa appointment!

    Students should look for and apply for housing as soon as possible after they are admitted to ensure their accomodations prior to arrival in Indianapolis. Learn more about housing options here»

    If you arrive before your move-in date, or at a time when you can't move in (such as late at night or over a weekend), you will need to stay at a hotel or other temporary housing. Learn more about hotels near IUPUI with special IUPUI rates»

  • Connect with us!

    We want to connect with you!

    The Office of International Affairs (OIA) at IUPUI has many ways to connect with new and current students. Find your options here>>

After completing your first steps after admission to IUPUI, you may want to consider and review the following topics:

  • tuition due dates and payment options
  • course registration
  • travel arrangements
  • health insurance
  • important travel documents
  • suggested packing lists
  • how to get involved on campus
  • and more!

Continue to prepare for your arrival!

We look forward to seeing you on-campus very soon!