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    Thank you for choosing to apply to IUP. 

    Freshman and transfer applications are being accepted now for:

    • Fall 2017 (including Cook Honors College)*
    • Spring 2018
    • Check back soon! Fall 2018 application opens on July 1.

    Deposits for fall 2017 are still being accepted.*

    *The following programs are closed for admission for fall 2017 (transfer students: please e-mail admissions-transfer@iup.edu for more information on these programs):

    • Nursing
    • Speech Language Pathology and Audiology

    IUP SAT code: 2652; ACT code: 3704.

    How to Apply

    Admission Requirements

    The Decision Process

    IUP makes admission decisions on a rolling basis.* Within weeks of applying, you’ll receive a letter in the mail notifying you of the decision.

    If you’re accepted, the first thing you need to do is send your tuition deposit ($150) promptly to secure your place in the entering class.

    For more information, see admission requirements and planning.

    *Exception: The Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology program.

    Readmission to IUP

    Undergraduate students who have withdrawn from the university or were not enrolled during the previous regular semester must complete an application for readmission. Get more information.

    Apply Online
    • Once you begin, you'll be able to save your application to return to later
    Apply On Paper
    • PDF download, print, and complete
    • Mail with a check for the $25 application fee

    Estefania Alba-Rodriguez in the lab

    Getting the Most Value from her Education Investment

    “What sets IUP apart from other universities is the ratio of education to cost. I believe IUP gives you the most for what you pay. IUP gives you numerous opportunities.”

    Estefania Alba-Rodriguez, Class of 2015, Biochemistry major, interned at Hershey Medical Center for two summers, did research with an IUP professor on kidney regeneration
    Why I Love IUP: Student Voices

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