Fall 2020 FAQs

Find out more about fall 2020

On Wednesday, May 27, IU President Michael McRobbie announced that instruction will take place on campus as well as online for fall 2020. We will welcome students back to campus for the start of the fall semester on August 24.

As our campus continues to outline what to expect for the 2020–2021 academic year, this page will provide answers to your top questions, including questions about scholarships, tuition, and your class schedule.

We will update this page as more information becomes available.

Top takeaways from President McRobbie's message

  1. Classes will resume on campus for fall 2020 where instruction will be a blend of in-person and online.
  2. The academic calendar will run from August 24 to May 9. The fall semester will include special 3- and 13-Week Sessions. From December 21 to February 7, we will have a new winter session that is online-only. This session will allow students to finish fall semester, to begin spring semester, or to create new intensive courses. 
  3. Residence halls will be single occupancy with an exemption process for students who wish to have a roommate.

Learn more about fall 2020