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Government Relations

The government relations staff is your resource for navigating the state and federal government issues that affect Indiana University. Learn about what is happening with Indiana University and your state and federal government.

Federal Relations

The Office of Federal Relations serves as the primary link to the federal government, working regularly with Congress, the White House, and federal agencies on matters that affect Indiana University and higher education. Doug Wasitis is the director of federal relations.

State Relations

The Office of State Relations serves as the primary liaison between Indiana University and the legislative and executive branches of Indiana government, including the Indiana General Assembly, the Office of the Governor, the Indiana Commission for Higher Education, the State Budget Agency, and other relevant units of state government. The State Relations team also works closely with other universities and higher education groups in Indiana. Jeff Linder is associate vice president, state government relations.