Twenty-eight-year-old March Ratney was sentenced Monday.
Indiana University Police Department's new team member, Tery, is a two and a half year old German Sheppard.
State police have issued 25 citations and 24 warnings for texting while driving since the law went into effect in July.
Indiana State Police are beginning to patrol roads and highways in vehicles other than standard cruisers.
Budget officials say, while the school is currently financially sound, increasing cost and a poor economy could mean IU is heading for rough times.