International Students

You’ll find awe-inspiring academics in the College of Arts + Sciences

International students who are looking for a powerful and versatile education will find everything they need and more in the College of Arts and Sciences. We offer one of the largest and most comprehensive academic programs at any university in the United States. With 80+ majors, 70+ academic programs, and 3 schools, you’ll find your path to academic success and prepare for the career of your choice.

Beyond our classrooms, well-appointed laboratories, and libraries, you’ll be part of a cosmopolitan student community with hundreds of organizations to choose from, top-tier programs in English-language training, and world-class cultural events happening nearly every week. Join the thousands of international students already studying in the College of Arts and Sciences!

Antonio Cembellin Prieto

Major: Biotechnology

A dozen U.S. institutions were considering Antonio for their tennis teams, but he chose Indiana University because it has a strong tennis team and good academic programs. Athletics led to a unique research experience: a friend on the team connected Antonio to a professor who needed lab help. Three years later, he goes to tennis practice every day, but also makes time to work in the lab.

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Mihir Tak

Major: Apparel Merchandising

Despite having never been to the U.S., Mihir decided to brave the Midwest winters to come to Indiana University for the “campus life” experience. She planned to study accounting, but switched her major after trying a course in Apparel Merchandising. Through her coursework, faculty relationships, and lots of new experiences, Mihir found a new career path and a new sense of self in the College.

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Ganghui Suh

Majors: Criminal Justice and Psychology

Ganghui grew up in South Korea, but moved to Uganda as a teenager. In high school, he took a course in Psychology that he really enjoyed. When he began looking at universities, he focused on schools with strong Psychology programs, leading him to IU. While he knew he wanted to study Psychology, the opportunities in the College of Arts and Sciences led him to double major in Criminal Justice.

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Exchange + visiting students

IU’s College of Arts and Sciences welcomes exchange and visiting students for semester and year-long terms. We’ve compiled useful information and resources to help you learn about eligibility, the application process, academic requirements, housing, costs, and more.

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