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Services (Chinese Translating Tutoring Interpreting)

Chinese Tutoring Services:
Individual Chinese language tutoring is offered to those who would like to have one-on-one time with an instructor to learn Chinese language and culture. The teaching time is flexible based on the individual’s schedule.  Payment is made during the first class you meet every time.

Student: $25/hour; IUPUI Staff Faculty: $30/hour; Regular: $35/hour

Group (2 People): Student: $40/hour; IUPUI Staff Faculty: $45/hour; Regular: $55/hour

Group (3 People): Student: $55/hour; IUPUI Staff Faculty: $60/hour; Regular: $75/hour

Classes meet at the IUPUI Confucius Institute; Additional $15 per meeting if classes are off campus.

If interested, please email and let us know your proposed schedule (include availability) and we will get back to you.  Parking is the student’s responsibility.

Chinese Translation Services:
For standard documents such as drivers license, diploma, or marriage certificate, the following rates apply: non-students $25.00/document; Students $20.00/document.  Please allow 2 days to be completed.  If you need same day service, an extra $10 per document will be added.  Usually same day service takes about 15 minutes depending on the translators availability.  For these type of translations we will need to see the actual document in person.  We accept cash or check only.   Please make sure to have both cards of your driver’s license.

For all other documents, such as official transcripts, medical reports, etc… a rate of $.12 to $.25 per word may be charged. Quotes are assessed based on deadline and technicality of the document.  Please send a copy of the document to and the date you need it to be completed.  We will then send you a quote.  We will start on the document once you have approved our quote.  Please allow enough time for us to do the translations.

Chinese Interpretation Services:
Chinese-English interpretation services are offered at rates of $100/hour or $600/day for parties, and $50/hour or $300/day for nonprofits.  A particular day is defined as no more than 6 hours (lunch hours excluded).  We hold the same standard as the AIIC ( has for conference interpreters.  Please let us know your proposed schedule (with dates/times needed), brief background on your event and what kind of expertise you are looking for in the interpreter.  You may send this information to

We only accept cash or check made payable to “IUPUI”

CONTACT: 317-278-7900

Due to holiday breaks and cultural events we apologize for any delay in our responses.