Indiana University Bloomington

Mission Statement

As an integral part of a liberal education at Indiana University, Asian American Studies is an academic program that prepares students for the promise and challenges of the 21st century world. The program offers opportunities for students to deepen their understanding of the multicultural and multi-racial history and character of the American experience, and to locate this experience in a larger global context.

An interdisciplinary program, Asian American Studies at IU aims to: