International Student Orientation

The International Student Orientation sessions will be your first student event at IU South Bend. It’s a chance to meet new people, enjoy fun activities, find out more about the University, and take care of the business of becoming a student.

Spring 2019 International Student Orientation
Date:         January 2 at 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location:   Alumni Room, 2nd Floor, Administration Building

Orientation Schedule and Activities

Check in for International Student Orientation will take place from 8:00 to 8:30am.  You will receive your orientation packet, which will include an overview of the orientation program, a listing of the placement examinations you will be taking, and general information on IU South Bend’s services and resources.

During the Orientation Schedule, you will:

    • Tour campus
    • Meet other international students and connect with the International Student Organization
    • Take required placement exams
    • Meet with your academic advisor
    • Register for classes
    • Receive health and accident insurance information
    • Have your visa status reviewed (please bring your passport and Visa documentation)
    • Attend a workshop on U.S. immigration policies and regulations

If you have any questions about International Student Orientation, please contact the Office of International Student Services at