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    subheading titlePreparing to attend USI

    We're happy you'll be joining us! Learn more about what you should do before arriving in the U.S.

  • International Volunteers
    subheading titleGet involved

    USI offers many opportunities for international students to get involved on campus and in the community, like student clubs and volunteering.

International Student Services

Welcome to the University of Southern Indiana! The Center for International Programs is here to help you make the best of your time at USI and your stay in the United States.

International Student Services provides useful resources to assist you in navigating issues related to your arrival to the United States, adjusting to U.S. culture, immigration and other needs which may arise.

Not yet admitted to USI?
If you have not yet been admitted to the University of Southern Indiana, visit our International Admissions page for more information.

International Students of USI

Giselle Fernandez - Venezuela

Giselle Fernandez

Major: Biology and Geology

"When I first arrived on campus, I was really scared because it was the first time that I was going to be completely by myself, but the Center for International Programs was very welcoming. They made me feel like I was at home and I wasn't alone."


Eugene Qilo - Class of 2013

Eugene Qilo

Major: Computer Information Systems

"I feel like my experience at USI and my experience in the workforce and, of course, the network that I established at USI with students and professors, will definitely help me to achieve my goal and start a company in the future."


Hannah Baxter-Freeman - United Kingdom

Hannah Baxter-Freeman

United Kingdom

"Before I arrived in America, I was really worried about culture shock and not fitting in, but the moment I got here, I was so welcomed by all the international staff. Everybody was so wonderful - so welcoming and so friendly. I didn't feel any shock at all."



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