Governor Eric Holcomb signed a bill that assigns the issue of paid family leave to a summer study committee.
The policy includes any prospective student-athlete, transfer student or incoming freshman.
IU already offers six weeks of paid parental leave to full-time faculty members.
An Indiana State Police spokesperson says law enforcement's "measured response" to the large protest helped guarantee the rights of all persons involved.
A few hundred people gathered to protest Charles Murray, a conservative political scientist who has sparked protests on other college campuses.
Conservative political scientist Charles Murray sparked protests at similar events on college campuses.
Indiana University's Tri Delta chapter can remain in their current house until April 13.
The museum is expected to close down to begin construction in mid-May and re-open by fall 2019.
The Academy Award winner will visit Indiana University April 9.
Carrie Parker Taylor attended Indiana University in 1898.