Undergraduate International Students

International students, who represent more than 50 nations, are a vital part of Valparaiso University’s community on campus and around the world.

Why Valpo is a great choice for International Students


Our campus is located in the safe and welcoming city of Valparaiso, Indiana, just one hour southeast of Chicago.


Valpo is a top-ranked university in the Midwest for quality and value by U.S. News & World Report.
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Academic Excellence

Valpo offers a unique blend of liberal arts exploration and professional preparation that develops the whole person. Choose from more than 70 areas of study in five colleges, plus a law school and graduate studies.
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Dedicated and caring staff in the Office of International Programs work to create a family-like atmosphere for international students. They also guide and support the Valparaiso International Students Association (VISA).

Located on campus, INTERLINK language center and the Writing Center offer intensive English language support.

A Commitment to Teaching

Valpo students learn in small classes taught by supportive professors.
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Undergraduate Admission Counselor

Laura Coleman, Assistant Director for International Admission is the admission counselor for undergraduate applicants.

For the Graduate School, please visit valpo.edu/grad or email Graduate.School@valpo.edu.

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