Frequently Asked Questions

Where is IIS located?

IIS is located on the second floor of Moses Hall on the UC Berkeley campus.  Some IIS sponsored or co-sponsored events may be held in other locations.   

What is the difference between IIS and GIAS?
What is the difference between IIS and GIAS?

The Institute of International Studies is part of GIAS, an umbrella unit including Global, International, and Area Studies.  GIAS is the administrative hub for several other campus units including (in no particiular order) the Center for Latin American Studies; Canadian Studies; the Center for Middle Eastern Studies; Center for African Studies; the Institute of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies; and the Institute of European Studies.