MEET Kelley

Explore Kelley, life at IU, and business at MEET Kelley

MEET Kelley (Meet, Educate, Experience, Transition) is a unique pre-college summer program for high-ability students to get introduced to the Kelley School of Business, learn about the opportunities available, experience a professional business case competition, and ultimately consider transitioning to Kelley after high school. 

During this program you will:

  • Attend classes taught by Kelley faculty
  • Team with other students in a competition to create and present the best business plan
  • Make connections with new friends and Kelley staff and students
  • Learn about life at IU’s Bloomington campus
  • Learn about IU admissions and scholarships

Summer 2023 session dates

June 18–23Men’s week

June 25–30Women’s week

Application criteria

MEET Kelley is for high school students from historically underrepresented groups, namely students who identify as African American, Latino/Hispanic, American Indian/Native American, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, or multiracial.

To be considered, applicants must:

  • Be a high school student finishing their junior year and
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

(Please consider exploring other IU pre-college summer programs, if you do not meet these criteria.)


MEET Kelley is free to all students accepted into the program. Residence hall lodging, food, and program costs are covered. You are responsible for travel costs to and from Bloomington and your personal spending money.

Scholarships to cover travel costs are available—please indicate your interest on the MEET Kelley application.

MEET Kelley experience

See what participants experience at MEET Kelley, a free summer program.

MEET Kelley is funded by the Kelley School of Business Undergraduate Program and our corporate partners.

More information

Kelley Office of Diversity Initiatives