Academic & Enrichment Programs

Put what you’re learning into practice—while you’re still at school

Prepare to launch your future political career by interning on Capitol Hill with our Washington Leadership Program. Conduct environmental field research at IU's 1,600 acre Research and Teaching Preserve. Explore the way that art impacts communities by interning with Bloomington's thriving local music scene. Whatever your interests, the O'Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs has a program—and a place—for you. And remember, we're here to help you make the most of your O'Neill experience.

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Live—and learn to lead—with like-minded freshmen at the Civic Leaders Center

If you are an incoming freshman to Indiana University and are interested in leadership, public policy, and making the world a better place, consider living with your like-minded peers at the Civic Leaders Center, a living-learning center for students—of all majors—who are dedicated to leading for the greater good.


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