Plan a Visit to IU

Anytime is a good time to visit the IU campus, Bloomington, and the surrounding counties. 


There are several hotels in Bloomington and the surrounding area. At peak times such as IU Family Weekends, Homecoming, and Graduation, it is common for hotels to sale out weeks to months in advance and require a 2-night minimum stay. When booking your accommodations, ask the hotel if a minimum stay is required.

IU Visitor Information Center

The IU Visitor Information Center can help you find information on arranging a tour of the IU Bloomington campus, find maps and directions, get recommendations for things to see and do or advice on hotels and dining, and obtain complete information about the IU campus and the Bloomington community.

Campus Tours 

When you arrive on campus make some time to walk around and take it all in. IU Bloomington is consistantly rated as one of the most beautiful campuses in the country. You can schedule a guided tour or download a map for a self-guided experience.

Bloomington Visitors Center

Located in the lush rolling hills of south-central Indiana, Bloomington, Indiana is the perfect combination of charm and culture, a city that’s progressive but not pretentious, hip but also welcoming. Bloomington Visitors Center  will help you find information on all the must-see restaurants, things to do, events and hotels throughout Bloomington and on the campus of Indiana University.