Last modified: Monday, January 8, 2007
New Indiana University license plate available in 2007
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Jan. 8. 2007
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Since Jan. 1, alumni, students, friends and fans of Indiana University have been able to join the ranks of "licensed Hoosier fans" with an all-new IU collegiate license plate.
The plate features the new IU interlock logo in crimson against a white background. The design update is the first since the IU collegiate plate premiered in 1992.
Indiana residents with a vehicle registered in the state can get the IU plate at any Indiana license branch or request it through the mail. No authorization form is required.
The purchase of each IU plate includes a $25 tax-deductible contribution which supports IU Alumni Association programs and services, including the IUAA Scholars program, which provides scholarships for IU students. In 2006, the Alumni Association awarded more than $290,000 in scholarships through its many alumni programs.
IU license plate sales reached a record high in 2006. More than 36,000 IU plates are on Hoosier vehicles, making the IU plate the most popular collegiate plate in Indiana. More information about the IU license plate is available online at http://www.alumni.indiana.edu/services/license or by calling (800) 824-3044.
The IU Alumni Association is dedicated to serving the university and its diverse alumni, students and friends. As one of the nation's largest alumni organizations, serving nearly 490,000 graduates worldwide, the IUAA provides many programs and services to its members, non-member alumni and the university. For information, visit http://www.alumni.indiana.edu or call (800) 824-3044.