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.
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.
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 Spring 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.