Welcome back: The start of the fall semester in photos

Tens of thousands of Indiana University students started fall classes the week of Aug. 24. Images from IU's campuses across the state illustrate what the start of the semester was like for students, faculty and staff. Take a look.

From top: IU Southeast Chancellor Ray Wallace bumps elbows with a student; an IUPUI student works on his laptop outside; IU Kokomo Chancellor Susan Sciame-Giesecke hands out lanyards and other goodies to students. Photos by IU Southeast; Liz Kaye, Indiana University; IU Kokomo

From top: An IU Bloomington student walks by a digital sign showing pandemic messaging; IU East students return to campus; the Ernestine M. Raclin School of the Arts Information Table at IU South Bend. Photos by Chris Meyer, Indiana University; IU East; Cory Iwaszewski

A man wearing a mask stands before new medical students wearing white coats.View print quality image
IU Northwest Chancellor Ken Iwama welcomes first-year medical students to the campus. Photo by Emily Banas, IU Northwest