- Location South Bend, IN
- Web Site http://www.iusb.edu
- Nearest ELS Center DeKalb,IL
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|Key majors offered|
|Mathematics / Computer Science|
|Public Policy And Administration|
|Business Marketing And Marketing Management|
|Music (Piano And Organ Performance)|
|Music (Voice And Choral / Opera Performance)|
|Housing||Location Type||Offers Scholarships||Student Population||Offers CLA|
|Available for Undergraduate and Graduate||Urban||Yes||5385 (Total)||Yes|
|Degrees Offered||Public/Private||Institution Type||Student Body||Student Population|
|Associate, Diploma, Bachelor, Post Baccalaureate Certificate, Master, Post Graduate Certificate/Diploma||Public||Master: Colleges and Universities||Co-educational||174 (International)|
Yearly Costs / ELS Level
|Degree||Tuition||Fees||Housing **||Meals||OtherExpenses||I 20/Visa* (Total Required Funds)||ELS|
|Post Baccalaureate Certificate||112|
|Post Graduate Certificate/Diploma||112|
Indiana University, founded in 1820, is one of the oldest and largest state-supported universities in the United States. Its eight campuses serve more than 80,000 students from all 50 states and more than 100 foreign countries. Indiana University South Bend is the largest regional campus in the system. IU South Bend is known for its outstanding faculty. Nearly 300 full-time faculty members provide students with personal attention due to the close student to professor ratios, but all students earn the same well-known and respected Indiana University degree. Indiana University South Bend (IU South Bend) is just 90 miles (145 km) east of Chicago, Illinois and well connected by interstate highways, air, rail, and bus lines to the rest of the world. Situated on the banks of the St. Joseph River, the South Bend area offers the personal warmth and security of a smaller community, as well as recreational facilities, performing arts venues, museums, libraries, and proximity to five other local universities and colleges. Average Annual Low: 40.8 F/4.8 C Avergae Annual High: 58.8 F/14.8 C
There are two housing options available to international students studying at IU South Bend :
Accommodations in River Crossing - the university-owned apartment complex.
Off-campus housing in a local apartment complex or rented house
River Crossing is located across the river from the main campus and is a short walk across a pedestrian bridge to campus and also shopping and restaurants. One bedroom, two bedroom and four bedroom style apartments are available. The rent includes utilities, telephone and Internet access. The Community Building is complete with laundry facilities, computer lab, study rooms, fitness equipment and a central meeting room.
IU South Bend offers many cultural and recreational activities to supplement formal classroom education. International students are encouraged to participate in various extracurricular activities including student government, theater, music performance, the IU South Bend student newspaper, annual student-produced literary / fine arts magazine, International Education Week festivities and the International Food Festival.
International students may try out for varsity teams in basketball, cross-country, baseball, volleyball (women only) and golf (men only. Intramural and informal teams also welcome participation by international students. An International Student Organization and other student clubs provide extracurricular activities and serve as a forum for international student issues.