Over the course of an academic year, the Office of International Education assists international students and scholars and their families from over 50 countries and helps IUP students pursue education abroad opportunities. The office also liaises with faculty, staff, students, and community members in a number of different ways to further internationalize IUP.

Prospective Students

International Admissions

International admissions, deadlines, and how to apply

Current IUP Students

International and Scholar Services

Immigration, visas, employment, and resources.

American Language Institute

American Language Institute

Full-time, noncredit, intensive English program

Education Abroad

Education Abroad

Resources for students interested in studying abroad

For Faculty and Staff

Faculty and Staff

Resources for working with international students

International Clubs, Programs, and Events


Information on how you can get involved

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IUP Students Selected for Competitive International Study Awards

Shanya Coshey, an Asian studies and anthropology double major from Manor, has been selected for a Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship, and Dilan Dybus, an Asian studies major from Cresson, has been selected for a Freeman Asia Award. The scholarships will fund the students’ year-long study at Kansai Gaidai University in Hirakata, Japan.

Office of International Education Personnel Recognized for Support to Threatened Scholar

Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Office of International Education and two members of the office have been recognized by the Institute of International Education with certificates of appreciation from the IIE’s Scholar Rescue Fund Alliance.

Ramos Interviewed by American Council for the Blind

Erick Marco Ramos, an English PhD candidate at IUP, was recently interviewed by the American Council for the Blind.

Study Abroad Pre-departure Orientation

The Office of International Education has prepared a Pre-departure Orientation on Wednesday, November 29, at North Dining Hall for students participating in study abroad programs during spring 2024.