Resources for Indian Students Studying in the United States

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Education Resources

  • Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology
    2101 Wilson Blvd. #302
    Arlington, VA 22201
    703-247-4212 • fax: 703-247-4533
    www.accsct.org
  • American Association of Community Colleges
    One Dupont Circle, NW, Ste. 410
    Washington, DC 20036
    202-728-0200 • fax: 202-833-2467
    www.aacc.nche.edu
  • American Society for Engineering Education
    1818 N Street NW #600
    Washington, DC 20036
    202-331-3500 • fax: 202-265-8504
    www.asee.org
  • American-Mideast ETS
    1730 M St. NW, Suite 1100
    Washington, DC 20036-4505
    202-776-9600 • fax: 202-776-7000
    www.amideast.org
  • The Asia Foundation
    465 California St., 9th Floor
    San Francisco, CA 94104
    415-982-4640 • fax: 415-392-8863
    www.asiafoundation.org
  • Educational Credential Evaluators, Inc.
    PO Box 514070
    Milwaukee, WI 53203-3470
    414-289-3400 • fax: 414-289-3411
    www.ece.org
  • Educational Testing Services (ETS®)
    Rosedale Road
    Princeton, NJ 08541
    609-921-9000 • fax: 609-734-5410
    www.ets.org
  • Institute of International Education (IIE)
    809 United Nations Plaza
    New York, NY 10017-3580
    212-883-8200 • fax: 212-984-5452
    www.iie.org
  • International School Services (ISS)
    15 Roszel Road, P.O. Box 5910
    Princeton, NJ 08543
    609-452-0990 • fax: 609-452-2690
    www.iss.edu
  • International Student House
    1825 R Street NW
    Washington, DC 20009
    202-232-4007 • fax: 202-387-4115
    www.ishdc.org
  • NAFSA: Association of International Educators
    1307 New York Ave NW, 8th FL
    Washington, DC 20005-4701
    202-737-3699 • fax: 202-737-3657
    www.nafsa.org
  • National Council for International Visitors (NCIV)
    1420 K Street, N.W., Ste. 800
    Washington, DC 20005
    202-842-1414 • fax: 202-289-4625
    www.nciv.org
  • National Society of Professional Engineers
    1420 King Street
    Alexandria VA 22314-2794
    703-684-2800 • fax: 703-836-4875
    www.nspe.org
  • The Rotary Foundation of Rotary Int’l
    One Rotary Center
    1560 Sherman Avenue
    Evanston, IL 60201
    847-866-3000 • fax: 847-328-8554
    www.rotary.org
  • World Learning
    Kipling Rd., P.O. Box 676
    Brattleboro, VT 05302-0676
    802-257-7751 • fax: 802-258-3248
    www.worldlearning.org
  • Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
    700 S Washington St., Ste 200
    Alexandria, VA 22314
    703-836-0774 • fax: 703-836-7864
    www.tesol.org
  • U.S. Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services (BCIS)
    (Formerly U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS))
    800-375-5283
    www.uscis.gov
  • U.S. Department of State
    2201 C Street NW
    Washington, DC 20520
    202-647-4000
    www.state.gov

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Travel Resources

Airlines | Car Rental | Bus Lines | Railway | Hotel and Motel Chains | Vacation/Travel Information by State

Airlines

  • Air Canada: 888-247-2262 • www.aircanada.com
  • Air France: 800-237-2747 • www.airfrance.com
  • Air India: 800-223-7776 • www.airindia.in
  • Alitalia: 800-223-5730 • www.alitalia.com
  • American: 800-433-7300 • www.aa.com
  • British Airways: 800-247-9297 • www.britishairways.com
  • Continental: 800-525-0280 • www.continental.com
  • Delta: 800-221-1212 • www.delta.com
  • Gulf Air: 888-359-4853 • www.gulfair.com
  • Iberia: 800-772-4642 • www.iberia.com
  • Japan: 800-525-3663 • www.jal.com
  • KLM Royal Dutch: 800-225-2525 • www.klm.com
  • Kuwait Airways: 800-458-9248 • www.kuwait-airways.com
  • Lufthansa German: 800-645-3880 • www.lufthansa.com
  • Northwest: 800-225-2525 • www.nwa.com
  • Qantas: 800-227-4500 • www.qantas.com
  • Royal Jordanian: 800-223-0470 • www.rja.com.jo
  • Saudi Arabian: 800-472-8342 • www.saudiairlines.com
  • Singapore: 800-742-3333 • www.singaporeair.com
  • United: 800-864-8331 • www.united.com
  • US Airways: 800-428-4322 • www.usairways.com

Car Rental

  • Alamo: 800-462-5266 • www.alamo.com
  • Avis: 800-331-1212 • www.avis.com
  • Budget: 800-527-0700 • www.budget.com
  • Dollar: 800-800-3665 • www.dollar.com
  • Enterprise: 800-261-7331 • www.enterprise.com
  • Hertz: 800-654-3131 • www.hertz.com
  • National: 800-227-7368 • www.nationalcar.com
  • Payless: 800-729-5377 • www.paylesscarrental.com
  • Rent-a-Wreck: 800-944-7501 • www.rentawreck.com
  • Thrifty Car Rental: 800-847-4389 • www.thrifty.com

Bus Lines

  • Greyhound: 800-231-2222 • www.greyhound.com

Railway

  • Amtrak: 800-872-7245 • www.amtrak.com

Hotel and Motel Chains

  • Best Western: 800-780-7234 • www.bestwestern.com
  • Choice Hotels: 877-424-6423 • www.choicehotels.com
    (Clarion Hotels, Cambria Suites, Comfort Inns, Comfort Suites, Econo Lodges, MainStay Suites,
    Rodeway Inns, Sleep Inns, Suburban Hotels & Quality Inns)
  • Hilton Hotels: 800-445-8667 • www.hilton.com
  • Holiday Inn: 888-465-4329 • www.holiday-inn.com
  • Howard Johnson’s: 800-446-4656 • www.hojo.com
  • Hyatt Hotels: 888-591-1234 • www.hyatt.com
  • Inter-Continental: 800-424-6835 • www.interconti.com
  • La Quinta Inns & Suites: 800-753-3757 • www.laquinta.com
  • Marriott Hotels: 888-236-2427 www.marriott.com
  • Radission Hotels: 888-201-1718 • www.radisson.com
  • Ramada Inns: 800-272-6232 • www.ramada.com
  • Red Roof Inns: 800-733-7663 • www.redroof.com
  • Sheraton Hotels: 800-325-3535 • www.sheraton.com
  • Super 8 Motels: 800-800-8000 www.super8.com
  • Travelodge: 800-578-7878 • www.travelodge.com
  • Westin Hotels: 800-937-8461 • www.westin.com

Vacation/Travel Information by State

  • Alabama: 800-ALA-BAMA • www.touralabama.org
  • Alaska: www.travelalaska.com
  • Arizona: 866-275-5816 • www.arizonaguide.com
  • Arkansas: 877-727-3468 • www.state.ar.us
  • California: 800-862-2543 • www.visitcalifornia.com
  • Colorado: 800-COLORADO • www.colorado.com
  • Connecticut: 800-CT-VISIT • www.ctvisit.com
  • Delaware: 866-284-7483 • www.visitdelaware.com
  • Florida: 877-679-9330 • www.florida.com
  • Georgia: 800-VISIT-GA • www.georgia.org
  • Hawaii: 808-587-4220 • www.hawaii.gov
  • Idaho: 800-VISIT-ID • www.visitidaho.org
  • Illinois: 800-2-CONNECT • www.enjoyillinois.com
  • Indiana: 800-677-9800 • www.visitindiana.com
  • Iowa: 888-472-6035 • www.traveliowa.com
  • Kansas: 800-2-KANSAS • www.travelks.com
  • Kentucky: 800-225-8747 • www.travel.ky.gov
  • Louisiana: 800-677-4082 • www.louisanatravel.com
  • Maine: 888-624-6345 • www.visitmaine.com
  • Maryland: 866-639-3526 • www.mdisfun.org
  • Massachusetts: 800-227-MASS • www.mass-vacation.com
  • Michigan: 800-644-2489 • www.michigan.org
  • Minnesota: 888-868-7476 • www.exploreminnesota.com
  • Mississippi: 866-SEE-MISS • www.visitmississippi.org
  • Missouri: 800-519-2100 • www.missouritourism.com
  • Montana: 800-VISIT-MT • www.visitmt.com
  • Nebraska: 877-NEBRASKA • www.visitnebraska.org
  • Nevada: 800-NEVADA-8 • www.travelnevada.com
  • New Hampshire: 800-653-9564 • www.visitnh.gov
  • New Jersey: 800-VISITNJ • www.state.nj.us
  • New Mexico: 800-773-6396 • www.newmexico.org
  • New York: 800-CALL-NYS • www.iloveny.com
  • North Carolina: 800-VISIT-NC • www.visitnc.com
  • North Dakota: 800-435-5663 • www.ndtourism.com
  • Ohio: 800-BUCKEYE • www.discoverohio.com
  • Oklahoma: 800-652-6552 • www.travelok.com
  • Oregon: 800-547-7842 • www.traveloregon.com
  • Pennsylvania: 800-VISIT-PA • www.visitpa.com
  • Puerto Rico: www.puertorico.com
  • Rhode Island: 800-556-2484 • www.visitrhodeisland.com
  • South Carolina: 866-224-9339 • www.discoversouthcarolina.com
  • South Dakota: 800-SDAKOTA • www.travelsd.com
  • Tennessee: 615-741-2159 • www.tnvacation.com
  • Texas: 800-888-8TEX • www.traveltex.com
  • Utah: 800-200-1160 • www.utah.com
  • Vermont: 800-VERMONT • www.travel-vermont.com
  • Virginia: 800-VISIT-VA • www.virginia.org
  • Virgin Islands: 800-327-USVI • www.usvitourism.vi
  • Washington: 800-544-1800 • www.experiencewa.com
  • Washington, D.C.: 202-789-7000 • www.washington.org
  • West Virginia: 800-CALL-WVA • www.wvtourism.com
  • Wisconsin: 800-432-8747 • www.travelwisconsin.com
  • Wyoming: 800-225-5996 • www.wyomingtourism.org

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Embassy of India

  • Chancery
    2107 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC 20008 USA
    Phone: (202) 939-7000
    Fax: (202) 265-4351

    • Embassy Hours: 930 AM – 600 PM EST
  • Consular Wing
    2536 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC 20008
    Fax: (202) 797-4693

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Consulate General of India

  • Consulate General of India – New York
    3 East 64th Street
    New York, NY 10065
    Phone: (212) 774-0600
    Fax: (212) 861-3788

    • Jurisdiction: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virgin Islands
    • Business hours of the Consulate are 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. EST, Monday to Friday
  • Consulate General of India – Chicago
    455, North City Front Plaza Drive, NBC Tower Bldg, Suite#850,
    Chicago, Illinois 60611
    Phone: 312-595-0405
    info@indianconsulate.com

    • Jurisdiction: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin.
  • Consulate General of India – San Francisco
    540 Arguello Boulevard
    San Francisco, CA 94118
    Phone: (415) 668 0662
    Fax: (415) 668 9764

    • Jurisdiction: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming
  • Consulate General of India – Houston
    Three Post Oak Central
    1990 Post Oak Blvd., Suite 600
    Houston, TX 77056
    Phone: (713) 626 2148/2149
    Fax: (713) 626 2450
    Email: cgi-hou@swbell.net

    • Jurisdiction: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Texas State

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Business, Commerce and Professional Resources

  • Indian Professionals Network
    P.O. Box 49494
    Atlanta, GA 30359
    Phone: 678-405-4440
    www.ipnatlanta.net
  • South Asian Bar Association
    P.O. Box 65349
    Washington, DC 20035
    www.sabadc.org
  • The Indus Entrepreneurs
    2903 Bunker Hill Lane Suite #108,
    Santa Clara, CA – 95054
    Phone: 408-567-0700 extn 232
    globaladmin_AT_tie.org
    www.tie.org
  • National Federation of Indian-American Associations™
    319 Summit Hall Road
    Gaithersburg, MD 20877  USA
    Phone: 301-926-3013, Fax: 301-926-3378
    Phone: 301-935-5321, Fax: 301-935-2627
    Email: info@nfia.net
    www.nfia.net
  • Network of Indian Professionals (Net IP)
    To find a chapter near you go to www.netip.org
  • Silicon Valley Indian Professionals Association
    P.O. Box 3533
    Santa Clara, CA 95055
    Email: contact@sipa.org
    www.sipa.org

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EducationUSA Offices in India

AHMEDABAD

  • Indo-American Education Society
    Phone: 079 26765694 / 26769044
    E-mail: eduadviser@gmail.com
    Website: www: iaesgujarat.org
    Social: Facebook.com/EducationUSAAhmedabad

BENGULURU

  • Yashna Trust
    Phone: 080 4125 1922 080 4125 1931
    E-mail: swetha_muthanna@lycos.com, info@yashnatrust.org
    Website: www.yashnatrust.org
    Social: Facebook.com/EducationUSABangalore

CHENNAI

  • American Consulate Building
    Anna Salai, Chennai-600 006
    Phone: +91-44-28574423/28574131
    E-mail: usiefchennai@usief.org.in
    Website: www.usief.org.in
    Social: Facebook.com/EducationUSAChennai

DELHI

  • Fulbright House
    12 Hailey Road, New Delhi – 110 001
    Phone: +91-11-4209-0909
    Toll Free Phone: 1-800-103-1231
    E-mail: info@usief.org.in
    Website: www.usief.org.in
    Social: Facebook.com/EducationUSADelhi

HYDERABAD

  • UNITI Foundation
    Phone: 040 6666 8435/37, 040 2323 7318
    E-mail: info@unitifoundation.org
    Website: www.unitifoundation.org
    Social: Facebook.com/EducationUSAHyderabad

KOLKATA

  • American Center
    38A Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Kolkata-700071
    Phone: +91-33-3984-6310
    E-mail: usiefkolkata@usief.org.in
    Website: www.usief.org.in
    Social: Facebook.com/EducationUSAKolkata

MUMBAI

  • Maker Bhavan-1
    Floor 2, New Marine Lines, Churchgate (East), Mumbai 400020
    Phone: +91-22-2262-4603
    E-mail: usiefmumbai@usief.org.in
    Website: www.usief.org.in
    Social: Facebook.com/EducationUSAMumbai

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