FREEDOM, FLEXIBILITY, AND SUPPORT
EDUCATION THE WAY IT WAS MEANT TO BE
As you learn online at IU, you’re never alone. Whether you need help finding the right financial aid, earning better grades in your courses, or launching your new career after graduation, Independence University is there for you.
THE IU ADVANTAGE
Our focus is on you, the student. IU provides the highly personalized help and attention you need as an online student, from enrollment to graduation and beyond.
DEGREES DESIGNED FOR EMPLOYMENT
Our flexible, fully online degree programs are career-focused. We eliminate elective courses that you don’t want or need, so you can graduate and get started in your new career as fast as possible.
Take advantage of an array of student resources tailored to your specific needs, such as personalized financial aid planning, live tutoring, writing and math labs, Career Services, externship placement, tech support, and more.
A NATIONWIDE PROFESSIONAL NETWORK
We've worked with over 500 businesses and organizations across the country to provide externships and/or clinical sites for our students. This work provides students with valuable opportunities to gain important knowledge, skills and exposure to actual work environments and situations.
EMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE FOR GRADS1
IU's Career Services office can help you polish your résumé, sharpen your job interviewing skills, and grow your professional network. Plus, we’ll provide refresher courses to help you update your skills after graduation at no additional cost!
Study when you want, where you want
Finish your degree in as few as 19 months2
New classes start every month
"Students come to Independence University because they want a respected degree for a better career, but it’s got to fit into their busy life. Everything we do is centered around delivering on that promise."
President, Independence University
YOUR NEW DEVICES
THE TOOLS YOU NEED TO SUCCEED IN TODAY’S DIGITAL WORLD
At IU, we want you focused on your coursework and not worrying about the tools you might need to make your college experience as efficient as possible.
As a new IU student, you’ll receive a new tablet during your first module (four-week term) and a new laptop when you’re ready to start your program’s core courses.3 Both are yours to use for school and keep after graduation. If you need tech support, we're standing by to help.
YOUR FINANCIAL AID PLAN
Your financial aid planner will meet with you individually to help you find and apply for all the financial aid you may qualify for, including federal loans, grants, and scholarships.4
FRIENDLY ADMISSIONS CONSULTANTS
Your admissions consultants will help you through the enrollment process. If you have previous college experience, we can help transfer every eligible credit toward your IU degree.
EARLY ADMISSIONS COURSE
Learn all the ins and outs of studying at Independence University. Before classes begin, you can get acquainted with studying in IU's comprehensive online learning environment.