I Association letterwinners have the privilege of nominating former athletes, administrators, and coaches for the IU Hall of Fame. Each letterwinner is allowed one nomination.
Letterwinners are eligible to nominate one athlete who participated at IU through 1978 (pioneer era), and one athlete who participated between 1979–2008 (contemporary era). He or she may also nominate one coach or one athletic administrator who worked at the athletics department for at least five years and has been departed from the department for at least five years. Hall of Fame inductees cannot receive the honor more than once.
The Hall of Fame Committee considers the nominees and selects inductees into the IU Hall of Fame. Nominations to be considered by the committee for 2018 must be submitted by March 16, 2018.