Greeting from Educational and Cultural Attaché, Prof. Popy Rufaidah!


Welcome Indonesian students who are studying in the United States on the website of the Education and Culture Attaché, Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in Washington DC.


Students are an important part of educational diplomacy between Indonesia and the United States.


Currently, based on data from the International Institute of Education (, the number of Indonesian students in the United States is almost nine thousand people (2019 data). Source of information:


Indonesian students are members of an organization called the Indonesian Student Association in the United States or abbreviated as PERMIAS.


The list of PERMIAS organizations is attached – Period from 2019 to 2022


NO NATIONAL LEVEL Social Media Account
Permias Nasional @permias.nasional
NORTHEAST AREA Social Media Account
1 Association of Indonesian Students at MIT (AIT)
2 Babson Indonesian Association (BIA) @biababson
3 Berklee Indonesian Community @berkleeindo
4 Cornell Indonesian Association @indonesiaatcornell
5 Indonesian Student Association at Pitt N/A
6 Indonesian Students at Carnegie Mellon University (ISCMU) @cmu_permias
7 Indonesia at Harvard @indonesiaharvard
8 Indonesian Student Association Northeastern University (ISANU) @isanu_
9 Penn State Indonesian Student Association @permiaspennstate
10 PERMIAS Massachusetts @permiasmass
11 PERMIAS New Jersey @permiasnj
12 PERMIAS New York City @permiasnyc
13 PERMIAS Philadelphia @permiasphilly
14 PERMIAS Rhode Island @permiasri
15 Permias Washington DC @permiasdc
16 Permias South Carolina @permiassc
17 PERMIAS at Virginia Tech N/A
18 Columbia Indonesian Society @indonesiacolumbia
19 PERMIAS University of South Carolina @permias.uofsc
20 Missouri Indonesian Students Association @mizzouindonesians
21 PERMIAS West Virginia @permiaswestvirginia
22 Indo at Duke @indoatduke
23 Permias Connecticut @permiasncstate
24 Permias Wesleyan @permiasct
25 PERMIAS Ames @permias.ames
26 PERMIAS Iowa @permias.uiowa
27 PERMIAS Minnesota @permiasmn
28 PERMIAS Michigan State University @permias.msu
29 Indonesian Student Association at Kansas University @isakansas
30 PERMIAS Michigan @permiasmichigan
31 PERMIAS Bloomington @permiasbloomington
32 PERMIAS Chicago @permiaschichago
33 PERMIAS Purdue @permiaspurdue
34 Indonesian Student Association Notre Dame @indonesiand
35 PERMIAS Madison @Permiasmadison
36 Permias UIUC @permiasuiuc
37 PERMIAS Kalamazoo @permiaskalamazoo
38 Kent Indonesian Student Association n/a
39 PERMIAS Columbus @permiascolumbus
40 PERMIAS Kansas @permiaskansas
41 Missouri Indonesian Student Assoc n’a
42 Indonesian Student Association at Georgia Tech @isa.gatech
43 Indonesian Students Association at GMU @insta_gmu
44 PERMIAS Arkansas @permiasarkansas
45 PERMIAS University of Florida @permiasgainesville
46 PERMIAS Texas A&M @permiastamu
47 PERMIAS Atlanta @permiasatlanta
48 PERMIAS Austin @pemiasaustin
49 PERMIAS Auburn
50 PERMIAS Central Florida @permias.centralflorida
51 PERMIAS Lousiana @permias.lousiana
52 PERMIAS Pensacola @permiaspensacola
53 INDODVC @indodvc
54 Indonesian Bruins Student Association @bruinsibsa
55 Indonesian Student Association at Stanford @standford.indonesia
56 Indonesians at Loyola Marymount University (ILMU) @indoatlmu
57 PERMIAS San Diego @permias.sdia
58 Permias San Francisco / SFBA @foothill.indo
59 PERMIAS Fort Collins @permiasfortcollins
60 WCC INDO CLUB @wccindoclub
61 PERMIAS Tucson @permiasuofa
62 PERMIAS Los Angeles n/a
63 PERMIAS SFBA @permias.sfba
64 Indonesian Student Association (PERMIAS) SMC @permiassmc
65 Permias Boulder n/a
66 PISO De Anza @permias_deanza
67 PERMIAS Eugene @permiaseug
68 PERMIAS OSU @permiasosu
69 Permias Phoenix @permiasphoenix
70 Permias Seattle @permiasseattle
71 PERMIAS at UC Davis @permiasucd
72 Permias Art Center @permias_ac
73 PERMIAS University of Washington @bruins_ibsa
74 PERMIAS Utah @permiasutah
75 PERMIAS Pullman @permias.pullman
76 PERMIAS San Luis Obispo @permias.slo
77 IMAPA USA Canada @imapausacanada
78 Indonesian Students at UC Irvine @indouci
79 Blue and Orange Indonesian Society @pepperdine.bois
80 Association of Indonesian Students at USC @uscasis
81 ISABU (Boston University) @the.isabu
82 MassArts
83 Brandies @seac_brandeis
84 Bentley BISA
85 Suffolk
86 Tufts @tuftssimsa
87 Indonesians at Wheaton College
88 UPenn ISA @penncasila
89 ISA CUNY (City Uni of NY) @isa.cuny
90 ISA NYU (New York Uni)
91 PERMIAS Buffalo @permiasbuffalo
92 Rutgers Indonesian Cultural Entity (R.I.C.E)
93 PERMIAS at NC State @permiasncstate
94 PERMIAS Ohio University @permias_ou
95 PERMIAS Kentucky @permiaskentucky
96 PERMIAS Nebraska @permiasnebraska
97 PERMIAS Pasadena @permiaspasadena
98 PERMIAS Golden – Colorado
99 PERMIAS Riverside @permiasriverside
100 Biola BISA @biolabisa
101 PERMIAS Claremont
102 Berkeley BISA @berkeleybisa
103 ISA USF (University of San Fran) @permias.usfca
104 PERMIAS AAU @permiasaau
106 Hult ISA @hisainsf
107 PERMIAS PDX @permiaspdx
108 ISASU (Seattle University) @isasuseattle
109 ISC Shoreline @iscshoreline
110 ISO at GRC @IndonesianStudentOrganization
111 Permias Bellingham @permiasbellingham
112 Indonesians at BYU–Hawaii @byuhindonesianchapter
113 Permias Alabama @permiasalabama