MEET Kelley

Meet Educate Experience Transition to Kelley

MEET Kelley is a unique pre-college summer program for high-ability students to get introduced to the Kelley School of Business, learn 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

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 3.4 on a 4.0 scale

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


MEET Kelley Experience

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

To Apply

The application opens January 7. Students must:

  • Complete the online application which includes a short essay, and
  • Send an official high school transcript and letter of recommendation from a high school counselor, teacher, or employer on official letterhead in one of the following ways:

MEET Kelley
Kelley School of Business
Undergraduate Program
1309 E. Tenth Street
Bloomington, IN 47405-1701


The transcript and recommendation letter may be mailed by the student, entity, or person providing the information.

Priority application deadline is May 1, 2021. We strongly encourage you to apply even if you have missed the priority deadline.

Applicants will be notified about program admission throughout the month of May.

Explore other IU pre-college summer programs.

Summer 2021 Session Dates

June 13–24Virtual Session (Men and Women)

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

More Information

Kelley Office of Diversity Initiatives