Undergraduate Visits

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Our Office of Admissions and Student Services welcomes visitors to campus for in-person tours, where you can get a sense of what it's like to be a Herron art and design student. Scroll down for a list of upcoming admissions events.

Please review the protocols for in-person tours that are in place in accordance with Indiana University's health and safety guidelines before arriving on campus. Visit iu.edu/covid for more information.

Masks are required indoors on all IU campuses for IU students, employees, and visitors beginning on August 5. Masks are not required outdoors.

This is a time-limited recommendation. We will continue to monitor local conditions and will make changes to individual campuses based on local data.

For more information on masks and P.P.E., see the IU COVID-19 FAQ.

Prospective students are only permitted to bring two guests to their visit at this time.

Prefer to keep your distance? No problem. We offer a number of ways to connect with us virtually, without coming to campus. Scroll down for details.

VIRTUAL ADMISSIONS COUNSELING

Meet our admissions coordinator online for an individualized counseling session on a Tuesday or Thursday, from the comfort of home.

Request virtual counseling

IUPUI Fall Open House

Friday, Oct. 22, 2021
10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. ET

IUPUI Campus Center
420 University Blvd.
Indianapolis, Indiana 46202

Register to attend

Kentucky College and Career Day

Oct. 21-22, 2021

Virtual Event | ONLINE

View the event details

IUPUI Fall Open House

Friday, Oct. 29, 2021
10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. ET

IUPUI Campus Center
420 University Blvd.
Indianapolis, Indiana 46202

Register to attend

National Portfolio Day

Sunday, Oct. 30, 2021
1 – 5 p.m. ET

Virtual Event | ONLINE

Register to attend

Herron Open House

Thursday, Nov. 4, 2021
3 – 6:30 p.m. ET

Herron School of Art + Design
735 W. New York St.
Indianapolis, Indiana 46202

View the event details

National Portfolio Day

Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021
1 – 5 p.m. ET

Virtual Event | ONLINE

Register to attend

National Portfolio Day

Friday, Dec. 10, 2021
11 a.m. – 5 p.m. ET

Virtual Event | ONLINE

Register to attend

National Portfolio Day

Friday, Feb. 18, 2021
8 – 9 p.m. ET

Virtual Event | ONLINE

Register to attend

Schedule a group tour

During the fall and spring semesters, Herron's Office of Admissions and Student Services welcomes high schools, middle schools, community colleges, and other organizations to schedule a group tour.

Request a visit

Transfer, returning, and current IUPUI students

If you want to transfer from another university, return to Herron, pursue a second bachelor's degree, or are currently enrolled at IUPUI and want to transfer to Herron, the first step is to meet with a Herron academic advisor to discuss how credits will be transferred.

Ask an admissions advisor

Plan your visit

If you're visiting Herron for an in-person tour, check in at our Office of Admissions and Student Services, located in HR 126 on the first floor of Eskenazi Hall at 735 W. New York St.

View directions on Google Maps

Parking is free, courtesy of The Great Frame Up Indianapolis, with validation from Herron's Office of Admissions and Student Services. Visitors may park in the Sports Complex Garage adjacent to Eskenazi Hall or park on levels 5-6 of the Riverwalk Garage.

The surface parking lot is reserved for IU Parking Permit holders only.

View parking information

Map of available parking options for Eskenazi Hall.

Questions?

For questions about campus visits, contact Herron's Office of Admissions and Student Services at 317-278-9400 or herron4u@iupui.edu.