International Student Orientation

IU South Bend will hold the first session of its new student orientation for international students on August 13, 2024 for Spring Fall Semester 2024. For additional arrival guidelines, please see our First Steps page


Set Up Your One.IU Account
Please use your 10 digit ID, provided with your admissions materials, to create your One.IU computing account. Go to One.IU.edu and search for Create My First IU Account.

Take Your Math and English Placements Exams, If Required; Submit Official College Transcripts and Exam Results
All undergraduates must sit for placements if you do not anticipate transfer credit from earlier college coursework or other exam results. Once you set up your One. IU account, you will be able to take the ALEKS placement.

We will send a separate invitation for the special English as a Second Language placements to those (undergraduate and graduate level) required to take it.

Creating Your Class Schedule
A staff member of the Office of International Student Services office will work with you to connect to an academic advisor and create your class schedule once you have completed your placements.