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Recruiting Events Offered by Multicultural Resources and Services

  • Fall 2017 Events

    Promising Scholars East Interview Program

    Tuesday, November 21, 2017, 6:00 p.m.
    Courtyard by Marriot City Avenue
    4100 Presidential Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19131

    Prospective students who have demonstrated excellence in academics and community involvement are invited to interview for scholarship funding. Students will also hear from current faculty, staff, and students about financial aid, student organizations, and academic support. In order to be selected for a scholarship interview, interested persons must already be admitted to IUP and complete a promising scholars online application. Students who are selected for an interview will be notified by IUP Undergraduate Admissions staff about next steps. Each year, only 30 Board of Governors scholarships are awarded at this event. Scholarship awards will vary based on past academic achievement, community involvement, and quality of interview.   

    Spring 2018 Events

    Minority Visit Program (MVP) Weekend 

    March 4–5, 2018
    IUP Campus
    Indiana, PA 15705

    This overnight visit program is for students of color who’ve demonstrated excellence in academics and community involvement. Come for a campus stay and talk with staff and student leaders about academic programs, admissions requirements, scholarship and grant opportunities, and much more.

    Latino Student Exploration Day Program

    April 6–7, 2018
    IUP Campus
    Indiana, PA 15705

    Cosponsored by IUP’s Latino Student Organization and the Office of Admissions. This program is designed as an outreach program aimed at the recruitment of Latino students from the Philadelphia and surrounding communities. The purpose of the program is to not only recruit and enroll high-achieving Latino students, but also to inform and educate them on many opportunities that going to college can provide to them. Students are exposed to admission information as well as financial aid and campus life.