Throughout your entire unique journey, we are here for you

From application through graduation, we are the first stop for transfer and adult students like youWith more than 7,000 graduates each year, we know there are an equal number of unique pathways to that milestone. We’re here to help you discover your own journey, no matter where your path begins.

We are your campus champions, advocates, and supporters. Through strategic planning, we support the enrollment, retention, graduation, and professional development of transfer and adult students.

Our mission

“The Center for Transfer and Adult Students provides a primary point of contact for transfer and adult students, providing programming and support through their transition to the academic unit home.”

What does this mean for you?

Whether you transferred to IUPUI or returned to college after some time away, we aim to be your primary place for finding support, guidance, and resources at IUPUI. We offer success coaching, career services, and activity to fit your needs. We also connect you with resources like financial aid and wellness support across campus.

Who we serve, and how we do it

The Center for Transfer and Adult Students serves all types of transfer and adult students, including:

  • Intercampus transfer students from other Indiana University campuses (permanent and temporary)
  • Transfer students from outside the IU system
  • Prospective, new, returning, and adult students
  • Students in the General Studies degree program
  • IU Online students
  • Current IUPUI and Ivy Tech Community College students who take classes at their host institution as guest students
  • Prospective students from Ivy Tech Community College

We also support veterans and military personnel who identify as a transfer or adult student. However, these students should contact the Office for Veterans and Military Personnel with questions about the GI Bill.