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Recruiting Events Offered by Multicultural Resources and Services

For Students in Eastern Pennsylvania

August 16 :
Jump Start on Scholarships
Crowne Plaza Hotel
60 Mall Boulevard, King of Prussia, PA 19406  

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Learn about two great scholarship opportunities at IUP: Promising Scholars and Sutton Scholars. You'll talk with current scholarship students and IUP staff and learn about admission requirements, the Honors College, and academic programs.

November 14 :
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 25:
Hispanic Conference on Higher Education

Crowne Plaza Hotel
4010 City Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19131

Ninety Hispanic students from three highs schools in Philadelphia willl 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 25:
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 20-21
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

April 17:
Western PA Conference on Higher Education for Minority Students

IUP, Indiana, PA 15705

This one-day conference-style event informs students about and assists them with the college search process. Students from highs schools in western Pennsylvania will be invited to attend. You'll select from a variety of seminars on college exploration and application led by experienced IUP faculty and staff. 

Penn State Talent Search 
Date and 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 and 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.  


  • Admissions Office
  • Sutton Hall, Suite 120
    1011 South Drive
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: (724) 357-2230
  • Fax: (724) 357-6281
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.