Admissions Application Instructions

Applicant Instructions

Please read through these instructions before completing any portion of the online application. Take particular note of instructions that pertain not only to you as an applicant but also to those who will serve as your references.

  • You will need to register to take either the SAT or PSAT during your sophomore year. To sign up for an SAT, visit www.collegeboard.org. Test scores must be from a test taken within 6 months of your application.
  • If you take the SAT with Educational Testing Services/The College Board, be certain to request that your test scores be sent directly to the Indiana Academy by using the appropriate code: 5731.
  • The online portion of the application can be completed in one or multiple sessions. You will be asked to create a user ID and PIN. Please make note of these as the Indiana Academy will not have access to your user ID or PIN information.

Once you have completed and submitted the online application, you will be asked to complete Part 2 of the application that includes recommendation letters, transcripts, etc. If you have not received an email to continue to Part 2, please contact us by phone at 1-800-316-3163 ext. 1 or email at .

A full application to the Indiana Academy includes the online application form as well as essays, parent/guardian letter, transcripts, one recommendation, two additional recommenders, the School Official Form, samples of written/graded work from the areas of science, mathematics, and humanities (preferred, but not required), as well as either the SAT or PSAT (three-digit Evidence Based Reading and Writing score and three-digit Mathematics score).

All of your application materials must be submitted no later than Friday, May 17 to be guaranteed a decision in time to attend Summer Orientation. Please note that applications submitted after July 12 may not be considered for admission the 2019-20 school year.

Review of applications continues until the waitlist is full. Apply early to ensure your spot!

https://academy.bsu.edu/admissions/apply/application-instructions/