EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW (from a student perspective)

Report
Institute for European
Studies
EURO Graduate Orientation 2013
Acronyms
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EURO – Institute for European
Studies
EUC – European Union Center
IUB - Indiana University, Bloomington
BH – Ballantine Hall
OSFA- Office of Student Financial Aid
GPSO – Graduate and
Professional Student Organization
UITS- University Information
Technology Services
IMU- Indiana Memorial Union
Welcome to EURO
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Stop by BH542 anytime, we’re glad to see you!
◦ Advising, bursar questions, volunteer opportunities
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Student mailbox in BH542
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Check out the EURO website often for events and
announcements
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Monthly Brownbags
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EURO Email Listservs
◦ Events/Announcements
◦ Jobs & Internships
WEST & New Media
a variety of ways for you to stay informed and involved
IUB Campus Map
http://www.iub.edu/~iubmap/
 Key locations
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Franklin Hall-Registrar, Bursar, OSFA
Wells Library
Henderson Parking Garage- Parking Office
Woodburn Hall- classrooms
Wylie Hall – classrooms
IMU- student union
HPER & SRSC- workout facilities
Student Health Center
Campus Dining Options
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IMU
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Ballantine Cafe
Main Library
 Kirkwood
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Helpful Websites
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Schedule of Classes
http://registrar.indiana.edu/scheofclass.shtml
Bursar http://bursar.indiana.edu/
 OSFA
http://www.indiana.edu/~sfa/
 WEST
http://www.iub.edu/~west/
 GPSO
http://www.indiana.edu/~gpso/index.php
 IUB current students page
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http://www.iub.edu/student/index.shtml
OneStart Portal
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What do I use OneStart for?
◦ Registration & Drop/Add
◦ Make Health Center appointments
◦ Classifieds
◦ Financial aid and student employment records
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https://onestart.iu.edu/
OnCourse
Download/print course readings assigned
by professor
 Grades posted to site
 Upload/save course assignments
 Class chat function
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https://oncourse.iu.edu/
Where to Buy Books
Area Bookstores
IU Bookstores
◦ www.iub.bncollege.com/
TIS Bookstore
◦ http://www.tisbookiu.com/
Boxcar Books
http://www.boxcarbooks.org/
Library Resources
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Meet your librarian
Robert Goehlert
Librarian for Economics, Poli Sci, Global Studies,
Criminal Justice, & West European Studies
Social Sciences
Herman B Wells Library E860 IUB
(812) 855-1609
[email protected]
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IUB Libraries http://libraries.iub.edu
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Graduate Study Carrel (you’ll want
to reserve one)
http://www.libraries.iub.edu/index.php?pageId=3990
E-Reserves
Articles and other materials
are made available to
members of the class from
any location through the
web.Your instructor will
provide you with the special
class password needed to
connect to these
resources.
http://www.libraries.iub.edu/in
dex.php?pageId=7533
Computer Labs
Ballantine Hall, first floor
 SPEA/Business Library
 Wells (Main) Library
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◦ Main floor - Group Work Stations
◦ 5th floor
Lindley Hall
 IMU
 It’s December 14th, do you know your print
quota status?
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UITS
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Email account set up
Campus wireless internet set up instructions
Knowledge Base http://kb.iu.edu/
Tech Support http://uits.iu.edu/page/amgy
IT Training & Education http://ittraining.iu.edu/
Software & Hardware (for FREE or cheap)
 http://iuware.iu.edu/
Health Center and Insurance
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Corner of 10th and Jordan
Full Range of Health Services
Can be Billed to Your Bursar Account
Pharmacy/Lab Onsite
Open Weekdays 8:00am -4:30pm
812-855-4011
www.indiana.edu/~health/
IU Graduate Health Insurance Program
- The Chickering Group/Aetna
- Doesn’t cover vision (cheap eye exams at IU
School of Optometry); new dental coverage!
Parking
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www.parking.indiana.edu
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Buy parking & bicycle pass online
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E passes- park at Football Stadium
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C passes
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Do Not Park in A zones; you will be
ticketed and towed.
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Parking Lot locator
http://apps.indiana.edu/lotlocator/
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Zimride
http://parking.indiana.edu/parking_operations/alt_zimride.aspx
Public Transportation
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Campus Bus
http://www.iubus.indiana.edu/campus_bus/index.html
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Bloomington Transit
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Airport Shuttle
bloomingtontransit.com/
http://ois.indiana.edu/currentstudents/livingintheus/transport/shuttle.php
Volunteer with WEST
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Lotus Festival
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Multicultural Festival
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Retirement homes
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Elementary schools
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Interactive video
conference
Arts/Museums
www.visitbloomington.com
 www.bloomingtonarts.org
 IU Auditorium Shows www.iuauditorium.com
 IU School of Music Opera, Ballet and Student
Performances; IU Art Museum collections
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◦ http://www.iub.edu/arts/index.shtml
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Lotus Festival www.lotusfest.org
More Local Activities
Bloomington Farmers Market
April – November
Saturdays, 8am to 1pm
Corner of 7th and Morton
http://bloomington.in.gov/farmersmarket
City Parks
www.Bloomington.in.gov/parks
Area State Parks & Reservoirs
http://www.indianaoutfitters.com/statemap.html
Brown County, Yellowwood, McCormick’s
Creek, Lake Griffy, Lake Lemon, Lake Monroe
Newspapers
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Wall Street Journal,
NYTimes, Financial Times,
Economist
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Indiana Daily Student (IDS)
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Herald Times
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Indianapolis Star
Questions?
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Please ask us:
WEST [email protected] 812-855-3280
Ballantine Hall 542 8am- 5pm
www.iub.edu/~west

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