A Home Away from Home for Your Son or Daughter

IU South Bend is located just 90 miles (145 km) east of Chicago at the southern tip of beautiful Lake Michigan. The city of South Bend is a safe and friendly city that hosts several colleges and universities, parks, museums, and historical sites.

IU South Bend is one of eight campuses that comprise the Indiana University system.  Over 90% of our faculty members have achieved the highest degree in their field, and they have earned the highest percentage of distinguished teaching awards among all eight campuses in the IU system.IU South Bend offers students an IU degree program with the personal attention of a 15:1 faculty-student ratio

The Office of International Student Services serves as the home away from home for our international students.  Our staff members are dedicated professionals committed to providing excellent support and service to our students. We facilitate international student admission, advise on F and J immigration benefits and responsibilities, and offer ongoing international student orientation programs to help students get settled into life at IU South Bend and succeed in their academic program.

We understand that the parents of students who study abroad have a number of concerns about how best to support their children as they settle into a new country, language, and academic setting. We hope you will find the resources on this site helpful, and should you have any questions, please write to the Office of International Student Services at:

Get more detail about studying in the US by reviewing the materials from EducationUSA.

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