Student Opportunities

White House Press Room
Dunn Fellow Christine Gibbs on a visit to the White House

Community Research

The department encourages students to enhance their classroom learning by seeking opportunities to do primary research in the community.


Internships, Scholarships, and Fellowships

Our most successful students have benefited from:

Off-Campus Study

The Department of Political Science requires one semester of off-campus study to enrich the liberal arts experience. For more information, please see Fulfilling the Off-Campus Requirement page.

Study Abroad

Students can enrich their academic experience through studying abroad—for more information, please see the IWU Study Abroad program.

Research Presentation and Publication

In order to share their scholarly work, political science students are encouraged to take advantage of opportunities for research presentation and publication.