Recruiting Events Offered by Multicultural Resources and Services

  • For Students in Eastern Pennsylvania

    November 13:
    Latino Student Exploration Day Program
    IUP campus
    Indiana, PA 15705

    This program is especially for Latino students from the Philadelphia, Lancaster, and Reading areas. Come learn about admission to IUP, financial aid, campus life-and the many doors that going to college can open for you! Organized in partnership with the Latino Student Organization.

    November 24:
    Hispanic Conference on Higher Education

    Crowne Plaza Hotel
    4010 City Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19131

    Ninety Hispanic students from three highs schools in Philadelphia will be invited to this one-day conference-style event providing information on and assistance with the college search process from IUP faculty and staff.

    November 24, 6:00 p.m.:
    Promising Scholars Program

    Crowne Plaza Hotel
    4010 City Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19131 

    Students of color who've demonstrated excellence in academics and community involvement are encouraged to come learn about scholarships, academics, admission requirements, grant opportunities, and more.

    March 18–19, 2016:
    Minority Visit Program (MVP) Weekend 
    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. 

    For Students in Western Pennsylvania

    Penn State Talent Search 
    Date: Spring Semester
    Location TBA

    This nonprofit organization works closely with junior and senior high school students in preparing them for college in the Pittsburgh area. Typically transportation is paid for by each organization, while IUP provides lunch, a tour of the campus, and an admission presentation. Students complete inquiry cards and fill out applications information. Eighty-four students are expected to attend. 

    Faculty High School Visit Program 
    Date: Spring semester
    Location TBA

    Admissions Office staff and minority faculty members from various academic departments at IUP will visit selected high schools in Western Pennsylvania to meet with prospective students who have an interest IUP.