Welcome to the Office of International Programs!
CPT, OPT and I-20 Extension forms formerly found under the 'Forms' tab are now available as e-forms conveniently located in your iValpo account

Whether you are preparing to attend Valparaiso University or you are already a part of our international community, our office is dedicated to serving your needs as an international student while helping to create a supportive environment in which to live and study.

Student SpotLight

Spotlight Student

Name: Gloria C Nwabuona
Hometown: Lagos, Nigeria                        
Click here for more info

Upcoming Events

 Graduation Day

       Spring Graduation will be on May 16 & 17

       Graduate - 2:30 PM, May 16 in the Chapel.

       Undergraduate - 1:30 PM, May 17 in the ARC

  Africa Weekend 2015

Join African Student Association as they host

Weekend events to celebrate Africa's diversity.

Thursday, April 30th: Africa Tooday forum, " Say

NO to Xenophobic Attacks", 5-7 PM Gandhi King


Friday, May 1st: African Movie and Game Night,

5PM Gandhi King Center.

Saturday, May 2nd: Annual Fundraising BBQ, 2-7Pm

Mound Street Park, Student $2, Public $5/ plate.

  Desi Night

Dhwanni at Valpo and ISA hosting Desi Night. This

Event includes Food, Music , Dance Peformances and

other activities. This Event is conducted on Tuesday,

April 28 at 6:00 PM in Harre Union Ballroom A.











Contact Information

Office of International Programs
Harre Union Room 209
1509 Chapel Drive
Valparaiso, Indiana 46383

E-mail :  international@valpo.edu
Tel: 001-219-464-5333
Fax: 001-219-464-6868
Hours : Mon - Fri, 8 AM - 5 PM

Attention to Students

  • If you are traveling outside the USA for break...

    • You need a signiture on your I-20 or DS-2019 within 6 months of your return to the U.S. Bring your forms to the OIP to be signed if needed.
  • Graduate School Program List

    • For information regarding your course schedule, please contact the advisor listed on your admission letter
  • Extension of your I-20 or DS-2019

    • If you are unable to complete your program by the program end date you need to request an extension. Please call 464-5333 to schedule an appointment. 

  • New Students Traveling to Valparaiso University

    • New students coming to Valparaiso University for the Summer 2015 semester, please fill out the Travel Form. Students should fly into O’Hare International Airport or Midway International Airport in Chicago, Illinois.  The Office of International Programs staff will help coordinate your transportation from the airport to Valparaiso University. For details click here

  • International Student Orientation

    • International students are required to attend BOTH the international student orientation and either FOCUS (for undergraduate and exchange students), Graduate School orientation, or Law school orientation. For details, click here.

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