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New Students Register for Classes

START VU is a one-day event that will prepare you for the upcoming semester regarding registration, financial aid, student services, and campus life.

When and Where





  May 14, 2022
 June 3, 2022June 4, 2022
 June 24, 2022June 25, 2022
 July 15, 2022July 16, 2022
July 27, 2022 August 5, 2022August 6, 2022


Jefferson Student Union
1311 Chestnut Street
Vincennes, IN 47591



8:30 amCheck-in begins at Jefferson Student Union
9:15 amSTART VU officially kicks off with University Welcome and information sessions at Jefferson Student Union
10:30 amTesting begins for students who have NOT taken the Accuplacer and/or non-eligibile students.
To find out if you need to TEST, please contact the Admissions Office at; 812-888-4313; or Check the section below on START VU Registration Eligibility
10:45 amAdvising begins for students who have taken the Accuplacer or are START VU Registration Eligible
1:00 pmAdvising begins for testers
3:30 pmEnd of START VU event


Sign Up for START VU Today!

StartVU Registration Eligibility

StartVU Registration Eligibility

Students are eligible for class registration if they meet one of the following criteria for English and math: (1) transfer credit with a C or better, (2) qualifying SAT or ACT scores, (3) qualifying high school transcript criteria, or (4) qualifying Accuplacer scores.

Accuplacer can be taken on campus by appointment or virtually using Examity. For more information on testing options, please contact the VU Testing Center via email at or phone at 812.888.5404.

Not sure if you need to test? Contact the Admissions Office at or 812-888-4313.

VU ID Card

In order to submit your photo virtually for your Student ID, please use the preferred email address you have on file with the university to send an email to that includes the following items:

  1. Your Full Name

  2. Your Home Mailing Address

  3. Your A Number (Student ID Number)

  4. A headshot that you would like to use as your ID photo (needs to be attached as a .jpg file)

Once your photo has been reviewed, you will receive a confirmation email letting you know that your ID Photo has been approved and that you can expect your ID Card to arrive in the mail.


Contact the Admissions Office at or 812-888-4313.

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