BVIP Program

You’re very important to us

If you’re the parent or guardian of an Indiana University student, you can take advantage of the Biddle Very Important Parent program, an exclusive membership program that gives you special benefits and perks at the Biddle Hotel throughout your student’s time at IU. Membership is limited to 50 families per graduation year based on a random selection of applicants. Inquire about availability at

As a BVIP, you get:

  • A guaranteed hotel room for commencement 

  • Exclusive access to room blocks on high demand dates, such as home football games

  • A complimentary welcome amenity every visit

  • Exclusive offers and promotions

  • Complimentary parking in the IMU lots

  • Access to priority waitlist for sold out dates

The membership fee for the BVIP program is $350 per year.

The BVIP program has been one of the BEST aspects of four years at IU!

IU parent and BVIP member

Apply for a BVIP membership

We are currently sold out for graduation year 2027. The BVIP program is limited to 50 families per graduation year. Stay tuned for more information for our Class of 2028 selection process coming June 2024.