Indiana State Resources
The need for knowledge reaches well beyond the individual and family to the future of Indiana. A highly skilled, technologically literate workforce is essential to expanding new jobs in business and industry, generating increased personal income and the creating a better qualify of life for all Hoosiers.
These realities require an education system where the vast majority of students realize that a high-school diploma is simply not enough and more education is essential to their futures.

Indiana Higher-Education Agencies

Indiana Higher-Education Institutions

Savings Plans

State Financial-Aid Programs

Indiana offers a variety of financial aid programs such as grants, scholarships, and other awards for students who want to further their education beyond high school:
Important: To qualify for federal and state financial aid, you must file the FAFSA. To ensure priority consideration for Indiana state scholarships and grants, your FAFSA must be submitted online or postmarked by March 10.

Benefits for Veterans

The mission of the Indiana Department of Veterans Affairs is to assist Hoosier Veterans, service personnel, their dependents and/or survivors in obtaining every benefit and advantage due them under the laws Indiana and the U.S.


Special Programs

To qualify for in-state tuition rates, you must meet the following criteria:

  • U.S. citizens or permanent residents over age 21 are eligible for resident student status after they have been physically present in Indiana for 12 consecutive months prior to the first day of classes.
  • Students under age 21 are eligible for resident student status if their parents or legal guardians reside in Indiana for 12 months.
  • Other general criteria may apply.

Review requirements to obtain a high school diploma.

College Goal Sunday. For help completing the FAFSA, attend College Goal Sunday in February.
Indiana's Online Student Aid Inquiry System. View the status of your Indiana financial aid application and/or award information.
Free Scholarship Search offers an award database containing more than 3 million scholarships worth in excess of $16 billion.