Visiting student

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Use the following step-by-step instructions to successfully attend IUPUC as a visiting student.

You have two options to apply for admission:

  1. Apply online.
  2. If you prefer to submit a hard copy of your application, you may complete an application at our campus or you may request a PDF version by emailing

  • Include a one-time, non-refundable $65 application fee with your application.
  • Provide an unofficial transcript from your current or most recent college or university. If your school sends transcripts electronically, please use You can also have your transcript mailed to the following address:

    Office of Recruitment and Admissions
    Indiana University–Purdue University Columbus (IUPUC)
    4601 Central Avenue
    Columbus, IN 47203-1769

  • You can check your application status by emailing admissions at Please include your name, date of birth, and University ID number, if possible.

  • You will receive a letter notifying you of the admission decision. If accepted, the letter will contain your student ID number and other information.
  • After you’ve been admitted, you'll need to create your IU computing accounts.
  • Once you've created your computing accounts, you can register for classes via One.IU.

Admitted students

Here are a few checklist items to continue your life-changing journey at IUPUC.