LIST OF ACADEMIC ADVISORS: https://www.iusb.edu/registrar/advisors.php For students who have
declared their major, schedule an appointment with your academic advisor prior to Advance
Registration for help with course selection and create an educational plan so you stay on track for
GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: including descriptions of common core courses: https://www.iusb.edu/general-educ/index.php
COLLEGE POLICIES THAT MAY IMPROVE YOUR CUMULATIVE GPA:
Academic Renewal Policy & Grade Replacement Policy:
CLAS Students- https://www.iusb.edu/clas/students/studpol.php
If you apply for grade replacements, speak with your academic advisor about graduation rules to make sure your actions are work favorably for you (priority should be given to grade replacing courses in your major if that is at jeopardy).
REGISTRAR https://www.iusb.edu/registrar/index.php .
You can view your semester grades, the Campus calendar, class schedules, and link to information about University policies.
SCHEDULE OF CLASSES: https://www.iusb.edu/registrar/schedulelanding.php
UNOFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS: https://www.iusb.edu/registrar/unofficial_transcript.pdf
COLLEGE BULLETIN: https://www.iusb.edu/bulletin/index.php. Review degree requirements, course descriptions and course pre-requisites.
GPA CALCULATOR: Use the GPA Calculator to see how grades will affect your cumulative GPA. Copy your IU GPA and Quality Points from your unofficial transcript into the GPA calculator: To view your unofficial transcript, OneStart/Student Center/view unofficial transcript. Then go to: http://www.indiana.edu/%7eregistra/calculator.shtml. On the left, click on GPA calculator.
APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID AND/OR IU SCHOLARSHIPS:
You will need an electronic pin number to apply. If you do not have one, request one right away: http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/
FAFSA: The priority date for filing your FAFSA is in early March every year. This award is for the fall, spring and summer semester. https://www.iusb.edu/finaid/how_to_apply.php
SCHOLARSHIPS: Applications usually due in early March: https://www.iusb.edu/scholarships/
SATISFACTORY ACADEMIC PROGRESS (SAP) FOR FINANCIAL AID: If you receive Financial Aid, it is your responsibility to understand the conditions you agreed to for receiving your aid, including minimum enrollment hours, and semester GPA requirements of that office.
Review financial aid eligibility requirements: https://www.iusb.edu/finaid/eligibility.php.
Review Financial Aid Academic Progress Policy: https://www.iusb.edu/finaid/progress.php.
Obtain financial aid forms:https://www.iusb.edu/finaid/progress.php
FINANCIAL AID SUSPENSION: If you are suspended from financial aid you will be notified by IUSB email. You can appeal that decision. If you intend to appeal, write your letter and gather your documents as soon as possible.
See instructions on form: https://www.iusb.edu/finaid/docs/sapappealform.pdf
Allow enough time for your advisor to complete their portion of your appeal.
Review appeal deadline dates: https://www.iusb.edu/finaid/docs/SAPschedule1112.pdf.
All questions related to financial aid should be addressed to that office: https://www.iusb.edu/finaid
NOTE: WITHDRAWING FROM A CLASS: Withdrawals with no record must be done by the end of the first week of classes. Students can do an online withdrawal through the 10th week of classes, 5 p.m. and earn and automatic “W” grade. Later withdrawals are possible but require signatures. You should always check with your academic advisor and financial aid counselor before withdrawing!
ACADEMIC CENTERS FOR EXCELLENCE https://www.iusb.edu/tutoring
DROP-IN TUTORING SCHEDULES: Get schedules and availability for Learning Center Tutors https://www.iusb.edu/tutoring/learningcenter.php
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTRUCTION SCHEDULES: Find out if your course is supported and when your sessions will be. https://www.iusb.edu/tutoring/sl.php
STUDY SMARTER COACHING: One-on-one study skills coaching https://www.iusb.edu/tutoring/study_smarter.php
To schedule a Study Smarter appointment online: https://www.iusb.edu/tutoring/studysmarterform.php
Complete the following surveys before going to your first appointment:
LEARNING STYLES INVENTORY: https://www.iusb.edu/tutoring/barsch.php
STUDY SKILLS INVENTORY ASSESSMENT: https://www.iusb.edu/tutoring/studyskills.php
ACADEMIC SKILLS WORKSHOPS: Get a schedule of Study Skills workshops and use the online form to register for an upcoming workshop https://www.iusb.edu/tutoring/workshops.php
DROP-IN TUTORING: (ANY COURSE, ANY PAPER)Students are advantaged by taking their college papers to the Writers’ Room. For online resources and hours of operation: https://www.iusb.edu/tutoring/writersroom.php
WRITEWELL TUTORING: Sign up to receive one-on-one help from a writing coach
MATH TUTORING: https://www.iusb.edu/math-sci/tutoring.php
STUDENT SERVICES https://www.iusb.edu/stu-serv/index.php
FOCUS 2 CAREER ASSESSMENT: https://www.focuscareer2.com/Portal/Register.cfm?SID=690
CAREER SERVICES: Get help choosing a major or finding a job https://www.iusb.edu/career-services
STUDENT COUNSELING CENTER Ten free sessions a year! Test anxiety workshops every Thursday 3-4 pm https://www.iusb.edu/student-counseling/index.php
STUDENT COUNSELING VIRTUAL PAMPHLET COLLECTION: https://www.iusb.edu/student-counseling/index.php
JUDICIAL AFFAIRS: Learn about your rights responsibilities and conduct
DISABILITIES SERVICES: Register for help with long-term or short-term disabilities including ADHD, dyslexia, or even broken limbs! https://www.iusb.edu/disability-support/index.php
HEALTH & WELLNESS CENTER: https://www.iusb.edu/wellness/index.php
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY https://www.iusb.edu/uits/index.php
Log on to OneStart every day:
Review any Holds (click on details), look at any “To Do’s” posted. Navigate to your IUSB email and Oncourse directly from your OneStart account without having to log in again.
is the official form of campus communication.You are responsible for its contents whether or not you choose to read it. It is strongly suggested that you do not forward your IUSB email account to another email address. To resolve computing problems, go to HelpDesk: DW 1245. For IT Account Management: https://www.iusb.edu/uits/index.php
If you have any questions, please email the center or stop by.
website last updated on January 23, 2013 by Katrina Buckman