Indiana State Code

The board derives its authority and its responsibility from the State Code of Indiana. Below are links to pertinent sections of the code as it applies to Indiana University. In addition, there are links to other key sections of the code, including the chapters dealing with public records and public meetings.

  • IC 21-20
    Title 21 Table of Contents
  • IC 21-14-2
    Setting Tuition, Fees, and Charges
  • IC 21-15-2
    Power to Award Financial Aid
  • IC 21-20-2
    Creation of Indiana University
  • IC 21-20-3
    Indiana University Board of Trustees
    Name of board, membership and residency requirements
    Trustee Election
    Student Trustee
    Terms, vacancies, emergency appointments
  • IC 21-20-4
    Officers of the Board
    Treasurer of the Board
    Secretary of the Board
  • IC 21-20-5
    Quorum and meeting dates
  • IC 21-27-1
    State Educational Institutions: General Powers (definition of terms)
  • IC 21-27-2
    Board powers
  • IC21-27-4
    Power to Write Bylaws
    Creation of Diversity Committees
  • IC 21-28-2
    Cooperative Agreements With Other Educational Institutions
  • IC 21-29-2
    Investment of Funds
  • IC21-31-2
    Acquisition of Property
  • IC 21-31-4
    Authority to Enter Into Leases
  • IC 21-31-9
    Other Uses of Property
  • IC 21-33-3
    Approval of Projects
  • IC 21-34
    Acquisition and Improvement of Building Facilities and Equipment; Bonds
  • IC 21-35
    Revenue Bonds and Other Financing Arrangements
  • IC 21-36
    Disposition of Property
  • IC21-38-2
    Compensation of Trustees
  • IC 21-38-3
    Power to Appoint President and Other Officers
    Power to Delegate Authority
    Power to Elect Faculty
    Power to Provide Benefits
  • IC 21-38-4
    Litigation Expenses
  • IC 21-39-2
    Codes of Conduct and Disciplinary Measures
  • IC 21-40-3
    Power to Set Conditions and Standards of Admissions
  • IC 21-41-2
    Power to Prescribe Curricula
  • IC 21-18-1
    Commission for Higher Education
  • IC 5-14-1.5
    Public Meetings (Open Door Law)
    Open Meetings
    Serial Meetings
    Agendas and Public Notice
    Electronic Participation
    Executive Sessions
  • IC 5-14-3
    Access to Public Records
  • IC 35-44.1-1
    Bribery, Conflict of Interest, and Official Misconduct