Ivy Tech to host new campus visit options for 2018-19

New options include career exploration and college student shadowing

BLOOMINGTON – Ivy Tech Community College’s Bloomington campus has announced fall and spring campus visit dates for the 2018-19 academic year, including some new ways to visit campus and explore career options. Prospective students, including high school age students, are invited to sign up for campus visits.

Ivy Tech Bloomington offers three types of campus visits, and many dates are available.

College 101 events are held 6-8 p.m. and offer general college information. Tour campus, learn about the admissions process, discover degree programs, meet faculty and current students, learn about college transfer options, financial aid, and more! College 101 events are also offered at Ivy Tech’s Bedford location at the StoneGate Arts & Education Center, located at 405 I St.

Go Ivy Fridays are held 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. and allow individuals to explore specific careers and degree programs. Meet faculty, learn about careers, experience hands-on activities in your field of interest, and learn about the admissions process. Individuals who attend Bloomington Go Ivy Fridays will be entered into a drawing to win a free class.

Prospective students can also sign up to spend a “Day in the Life” of a college student to shadow current students in a field they are interested in. This program is a good way to explore careers and Ivy Tech associate degree options. Sign up to attend a college class in your field of interest, including biotechnology, nursing, education, fine arts, legal studies, and many other options.

Individuals can sign up for campus visits at ivytech.edu/goivyday (Click the “Bloomington” dropdown.) To sign up for the “Day in the Life” program, visit ivytech.edu/bloomington/dayinthelife.

For more information about getting started at Ivy Tech, visit campus at 200 Daniels Way, call (812) 330-6013, or email bl-info@ivytech.edu. For contact outside of business hours, call (888) IVY-LINE (489-5463).