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IUP Ambassadors

The IUP Student Ambassadors is a group of student volunteers created to help and support the Office of Alumni Relations with events.

These student volunteers coordinate a variety of activities, including the following:

  • IUP AmbassadorsNew Member Recruitment — New members are selected in the Spring semester through an application and interview process. Membership in the organization ranges between thirty-five and forty-five members.
  • Admissions Events — Student volunteers greet prospective students and provide tours to visitors during the on-campus Explorations Days.
  • Prospective Student Phone Calls — Each year the halls of Breezedale are buzzing when students call the top one thousand students accepted to IUP and encourage them to choose IUP as their school of choice.
  • Distinguished Alumni Awards — The IUP Ambassadors provide support to the Office of Alumni Relations during the awards weekend.
  • Salute to Grads — During the university’s cap-and-gown day at the Co-op Store, the Ambassadors congratulate graduating seniors and provide a welcome to the IUP Alumni Association.
  • Freshman Record — The organization provides an opportunity for incoming students to be a part of a freshman yearbook.
  • Young Alumni Day — The IUP Ambassadors, in cooperation with the IUP Alumni Association, honor six outstanding young alumni on campus each November.
  • Kidz Karnival — The Kidz Karnival is held during Homecoming weekend each October. The IUP Ambassadors provide fun-filled activities for children of IUP alumni and the community.
  • Tuition Raffle — During the Fall semester, the IUP Ambassadors raise funds for the university and the organization through the tuition raffle. Family members or students can buy a chance to win a semester of tuition to IUP.

For more information about the IUP Ambassadors, e-mail us at

To nominate a student, complete the nomination form. Students may also complete their own application.

  • Office of Alumni Relations
  • Breezedale Alumni Center
    880 School Street
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-7942
  • Fax: 724-357-7926
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.