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The Annual Around the World Passport Program Is Back!

This big kick-off for the “Global Adventure Series” in Wallwork Global Awareness Living Learning Community is a one-night event taking place on Thursday, September 29, 2016, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. in Wallwork Hall.

Posted on 9/26/2016 1:23:27 PM

Residence Halls Spotlighted on Social Media

The Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining will showcase each residence hall during IUP Hall Highlight Weeks throughout the fall semester. Follow @iupohrld on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter to learn more.

Posted on 9/16/2016 11:14:03 AM

Housing, Residential Living, and Dining Prepares for Student Success

Members of the Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining completed a five-week Professional Staff Training program designed to orient, train, and prepare staff to empower residents as they find their success at IUP.

Posted on 8/11/2016 9:04:56 AM

Early Arrival Form Available

Students who need to arrive early for the fall semester are required to complete and submit the early arrival form, specifying the date they wish to arrive on campus.

Posted on 7/13/2016 9:34:18 AM

Student Arrival Times Announced for Fall 2016

The student arrival times for fall 2016 have been posted to the Housing Events Calendar.

Posted on 7/12/2016 10:08:54 AM

Aramark Food Truck to Provide Picnic Foods in Oak Grove During Summer Months

Aramark will offer picnic foods at its food truck in the Oak Grove from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on June 15 and 29 and July 20 and 27.

Posted on 6/13/2016 9:59:31 AM

Housing Orientation PowerPoint Presentation

The current Housing Parent Orientation PowerPoint presentation is now available for download as a PDF.

Posted on 6/9/2016 10:56:14 AM

Mover Positions Available for Fall 2016

Attention returning IUP students, staff, and faculty: Are you interested in meeting new people, serving your campus community, and building your resume? The IUP Mover Program can help.

Posted on 6/1/2016 2:17:22 PM

Call for Programming Proposals: Housing, Residential Living, and Dining

This article provides information for IUP professionals who may be interested in presenting to Housing, Residential Living, and Dining community assistants and academic success mentors.

Posted on 5/5/2016 9:52:37 AM

Living Learning Partners Appreciation Coffee Event Held

Many Living Learning Partners, Residential Living staff, and students participated in this event. LLCs at IUP provide students opportunities to extend their learning beyond the classroom and into our residence halls, which tie directly into their academic success at IUP.

Posted on 5/3/2016 11:09:28 AM

Annual Student Leadership Banquet at KCAC

On April 24, 2016, the Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining held the 16th annual Student Leadership Banquet, recognizing the work that our more than 200 student staff and leader volunteers do on a daily basis.

Posted on 4/26/2016 2:08:02 PM

IUP Sophomore Featured in “Black Enterprise” Magazine

Ryan Stewart, a sophomore at IUP majoring in accounting, was featured as an “American Dreamer” in “Black Enterprise” magazine. Ryan is a part of the Student Managed Investment Portfolio, mentors incoming first year students, and serves as a community assistant in the Business Living-Learning community.

Posted on 4/13/2016 1:02:49 PM

Diversity Awareness Program Brought to Campus

IUP alumnus Justin Brown engaged a group of students, staff, and faculty members in a diversity program, “Diversity, I’m ’Bout That Life,” which falls under the Diversity Awareness Program, the platform he uses to travel the country educating colleges and universities about diversity awareness.

Posted on 4/7/2016 8:52:10 AM

Join IUP Alumnus Justin Brown for “Diversity! I’m ’Bout That Life”

On Tuesday, April 5, multicultural competence will meet a real reality in this high-energy and engaging program that will challenge student leaders at IUP to increase their awareness of diversity and inclusion through interactive games, along with small and large group discussions.

Posted on 4/1/2016 9:40:11 AM

Come See “Moneyball” in Stephenson Hall

On April 5, 2016, please join Stephenson Hall and the School of Business Living-Learning community for a free film screening of the movie “Moneyball” starring Brad Pitt and Jonah Hill.

Posted on 3/30/2016 1:37:45 PM

Leadership Living Learning Community (Suites on Pratt) Hosting Student Lunch Discussion at Folger Dining Hall

Over the next two weeks, the Leadership Living Learning community will be hosting lunches in Folger Hall where topics such as career/professional development, politics, and establishing/maintaining healthy relationships will be discussed with staff and faculty from IUP.

Posted on 3/29/2016 3:05:48 PM

“Save Your Buds” Campaign Hosted by Wallwork Global Awareness Living Learning Community

Wallwork Global Awareness Living Learning Community will be hosting a “Save Your Buds” campaign on Wednesday, April 23, to raise awareness on the effects of hearing loss and how to preserve hearing. 

Posted on 3/15/2016 4:18:16 PM

The Art of the Handshake: March 16

Kara Romance, assistant dean for Undergraduate Student Services, Eberly College of Business and Information Technology, will present this program. According to Business Insider, you only have seven seconds to make a positive first impression. Make sure your handshake doesn’t cost you!

Posted on 3/14/2016 2:31:46 PM

Social Justice LLC Program

On February 29, 2016, the Delaney Suites Social Justice Living Learning Community, in collaboration with the African American Culture Center, hosted a program in celebration of black history month titled “An Evening with Dr. Melvin Jenkins, talking about race and the important role the Tuskegee Airmen played in World War II.”

Posted on 3/2/2016 2:22:55 PM

An Evening Discussing Buffalo Soldiers with Dr. Jenkins

The IUP community is invited to “An Evening with Dr. Melvin Jenkins Discussing Buffalo Soldiers: An American Legacy” on the last day of Black History Month, February 29, at 7:30 p.m. in G98 Wallwork.

Posted on 2/24/2016 10:40:03 AM

A Look at Education from Around the World

All are invited to “Straight Outta This Country: A Look at Education from Around the World,” presented by the Wallwork Global Awareness Living Learning Community for the IUP community on Wednesday, Feb. 24.

Posted on 2/17/2016 3:58:06 PM

Student McKinney Elected to Regional CAACURH Board of Directors

Claudine McKinney was elected to the regional board of directors for the Central Atlantic Affiliate of College and University Residence Halls at a regional leadership conference held at Bowling Green State University, February 13-14, 2016.

Posted on 2/16/2016 8:54:52 AM

“Music Around the World” Diversi-Tea Party

Wallwork Global Awareness Living Learning Community presents to the IUP community “Music Around the World” Diversi-Tea Party on Thursday, February 18.

Posted on 2/10/2016 10:00:58 AM

Housing and Residence Life Student Staff Put on Senior Prom at St. Andrew's Village

The student staff from the IUP Office of Housing and Residence Life held a senior prom at St. Andrew's Village, a local assisted living facility, on January 16, 2016. Dozens of residents participated in the event and were entertained with BINGO, board games, crafts, and live music by IUP students.

Posted on 1/26/2016 3:27:54 PM

Winter Workshop Concludes for Spring 2016

In January, the Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining conducted its annual training for the student staff, including Diversity Behind Closed Doors, where student staff members were put through scenarios where their "residents" were working through difficult life issues related to diversity.

Posted on 1/20/2016 1:54:09 PM

Early Arrival Form Spring 2016

Sign up to arrive early for the Spring 2016 semester.

Posted on 12/16/2015 9:16:02 AM

Office of Student Conduct is On the Move

As of Monday, November 23, the Office of Student Conduct will be relocated to G11 Ruddock Hall.

Posted on 11/20/2015 8:41:18 AM

Teng and Majer Present at College and University Housing Officers Conference

Li Teng, residence director, and Anthony Majer, graduate residence director, presented a session titled “Gender-Neutral Housing: Stay neutral when accommodating gender-nonconforming students” at the annual MACUHO (Mid-Atlantic Association of College and University Housing Officers) Conference on October 29–30, 2015.

Posted on 11/2/2015 12:20:11 PM

Housing Staff Attends MACUHO Conference

Over the weekend of October 24, 2015, the Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining sent eight staff members to the Mid-Atlantic Association of College and University Housing Officers Student Staff Live-In Conference, a one-day event hosted by Rowan University in Glassboro, N.J.

Posted on 10/30/2015 9:56:40 AM

Turner Presents Poster at Students In Transition Conference

Malaika Turner, PhD,  assistant director of the Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining, presented “Texting, Tweeting, Googling, Yet Struggling: A Look at At-Risk Digital Natives” at the Students in Transition Conference, held at the Renaissance Hotel in Baltimore, Md.

Posted on 10/26/2015 1:35:08 PM

Wallwork Festival of Colors on Friday, October 9

Holi is a spring festival, also known as the Festival of Colors or the Festival of Love. Holi got its name as the Festival of Colors from Lord Krishna, a reincarnation of Lord Vishnu, who liked to play pranks on the village girls by drenching them in water and colors. Feel free to wear your own white t-shirts to the event.

Posted on 10/2/2015 4:18:52 PM

Third Annual Around the World Passport Event

This kick-off for the Global Adventure Series in the Global Awareness Living Learning Community is a one-night event taking place on Monday, September 14, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. in Wallwork Hall. Students, faculty, staff, and community members are invited.

Posted on 9/8/2015 9:52:37 AM

Global Café: 2015–16

Wallwork Global Awareness Living Learning Community, in collaboration with Office of International Education, continues to present “Global Café: Pursuing International Experience” to our domestic and international students and scholars during the academic year of 2015–16.

Posted on 9/4/2015 9:25:19 AM

Reminder to Residential Students: Use of Electronic Cigarettes is Prohibited Within the Residence Halls

This is a reminder to all residential students that the use of electronic cigarettes is prohibited within the residence halls.

Posted on 8/31/2015 4:29:55 PM

Oak Room Menu for the Week of August 31

The Oak Room buffet regularly features entree, sides, salad, soup, and dessert bar. Cost is $7. The Oak Room is located in the basement of Foster Dining Hall.

Posted on 8/31/2015 9:23:59 AM

Oak Room Menu for the Week of August 24

The Oak Room buffet regularly features entree, sides, salad, soup, and dessert bar. Cost is $7.00 to eat in or carry out.

Posted on 8/25/2015 10:23:20 AM

Posting Procedure Change

There has been a change to the posting procedures for the residence halls.

Posted on 8/12/2015 2:40:09 PM

Arrival Times for Fall 2015

Student arrival times for Fall 2015 are listed. Move in times such as for sports teams and marching band are scheduled separately.

Posted on 8/10/2015 4:05:34 PM

IUP Student Chosen for Regional Leadership Post

An Indiana University of Pennsylvania student has been selected for a regional leadership position with the National Association of College and University Residence Halls. Claudine McKinney, a junior secondary English major from Woodlyn, was selected to serve as the coordinating officer for Interactive Marketing

Posted on 7/29/2015 1:27:03 PM

Early Arrival Registration Form Available

Students wishing to move into on-campus housing prior to their scheduled move-in date and time should complete the Early Arrival Registration Form . IUP Network login into CrimsonConnect is required to fill out the form. The times listed on the form are the only times available. Please contact the Office of Housing

Posted on 7/8/2015 12:07:54 PM

Parent and Student Orientation Presentations Available

The presentations for the parent housing orientation and the student technology orientation are now available online.

Posted on 4/28/2015 12:51:48 PM

Spring 2015 Closing Notice

The IUP residence halls will close for the summer on May 9, 2015. See details about spring 2015 closing .

Posted on 4/24/2015 9:40:39 AM

Business Around Stephenson and “Moneyball”

On Thursday April 23, 2015, at 5:00 p.m. in the Rotunda of Stephenson Hall, we will have resume workshops, interviewing skills, networking opportunities with some Pittsburgh-based and Indiana-based businesses, representatives of the Center for Career and Professional Development, and other engaging activities. Food an

Posted on 4/20/2015 9:27:45 AM

Professionalism and Career Day, Friday, April 17

Please join us Professionalism and Career Day on Friday, April 17 , from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Ruddock Hall and the Suites on Maple East. There will be sessions on how to improve your resume, how to make a good first impression, tailoring your experience to yo

Posted on 4/13/2015 10:35:53 AM

Sign Up for Summer Housing 2015

Information about signing up for summer housing can be found on the How to Sign Up for Summer Housing and Dining page.

Posted on 4/9/2015 10:32:36 AM

Break Housing, Spring 2015

Go to Collegiate Link to sign up for housing over Spring Break. For more information about break housing, see the break housing page .

Posted on 2/24/2015 1:03:10 PM

Whitmyre Wins America Recycles Day Competition

The Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining would like to congratulate Whitmyre Hall for winning the America Recycles Day competition held among the residence halls on the Indiana and Punxsutawney campuses during the fall 2015 semester. Whitmyre’s winning effort was a hall-wide program whose goal was to ed

Posted on 1/27/2015 9:13:21 AM

Residential Living Winter Workshop 2015 a Great Success

Under the leadership of Julene Pinto-Dcyzewski, assistant director of Residence Life, and Li Teng, committee chair and residence director, the Winter Workshop Committee welcomed back almost 80 community assistants from both the Indiana and Punxsutawney campuses on Wednesday, January 14. The four-day, ongoing trainin

Posted on 1/21/2015 9:59:51 AM

Early Arrival Form Now Available

If you need to arrive early for spring semester 2015, please fill out the Early Arrival Form on Crimson Connect (IUP login required). Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining

Posted on 12/18/2014 2:37:34 PM

Winter Break Closing Notice

To sign up for break housing for Winter break, please fill out the form on Crimson Connect (requires IUP login). For details about break housing, please see the break housing page .

Posted on 12/2/2014 12:47:31 PM

Nkumsah Receives Recognition at Housing Officers Conference

On November 5–7, 2014, Nancy Nkumsah, residence director for the Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining , attended the Mid-Atlantic Association of College and University Housing Officers in Valley Forge, Pa. She presented a program entitled "Black & Yellow: Colorism Within the African-American Cultur

Posted on 11/10/2014 4:34:00 PM

November Break is Fast Approaching

To sign up for break housing for November break, please fill out the form on Crimson Connect (requires IUP login). For details about break housing, please see the break housing page .

Posted on 10/24/2014 4:23:16 PM

Housing Signups for Continuing Students

Housing signups for continuing students for the fall 2015 semester begin on October 6, 2014. See the Housing Signup FAQ for Continuing Students for details.

Posted on 9/18/2014 9:27:13 AM

A Special Thanks for Move-In Day

The Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining would like to thank everyone who made our fall 2014 move-in a success. Nearly 400 volunteer movers, consisting of returning on-campus residents and members from 25 organizations and groups, volunteered a combined total of over 1,600 hours, greeting new studen

Posted on 8/29/2014 3:29:05 PM

Associate Deans Lend a Hand at CUSP Move-in

On Saturday, August 16, 2014 over 500 new IUP students participating in CUSP moved in to the residence halls. Associate deans were on hand to help the students and their families.

Posted on 8/17/2014 5:34:59 PM

Apply for a Student Office Worker Position in the Residence Halls

For position requirements and an application for various IUP residence hall offices, students should complete this form using their MyIUP login information. Housing, Residential Living, and Dining

Posted on 7/11/2014 8:18:10 AM

Early Arrival Form for Fall 2014 Available

Students who need to arrive early for the fall semester are required to complete and submit the early arrival form, specifying the date they wish to arrive on campus. If the date specified entails a fee, the charge will be automatically billed to your IUP student account. This charge will remain on your account

Posted on 7/7/2014 3:19:51 PM

Students Leaving Campus for Summer

The Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining and the Student Affairs Division would like to wish everyone a great summer.

Posted on 5/9/2014 1:16:02 PM

Residence Hall Closing Notice: Spring 2014

The residence halls will close at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 10, for Summer 2014. Please follow the above link for full details.

Posted on 5/7/2014 11:22:24 AM

2013–2014 “Of The Year” Recipients

Each year, the National Residence Hall Honorary has the privilege of recognizing people and programs that have gone above and beyond for the betterment of the IUP community. The following individuals and programs are recipients of the 2013–2014 “Of The Year” awards: Academic

Posted on 5/6/2014 2:57:51 PM

IUP Community Cares, May 2–May 10

IUP Community Cares is an end-of-the-academic year donation drive whose purpose is to help students and other members of the IUP community recycle/reuse unwanted items. Item drop-off locations will be set up in the lobbies of each of the residence halls (or other designated area) beginning the afternoon of M

Posted on 4/29/2014 9:47:40 AM

Spring 2014 Residence Hall Closing Notice

The residence halls will close on 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 10 , for summer 2014. Please follow the above link for full details

Posted on 4/15/2014 11:30:02 AM

Spring Break 2014 Closing Notice

The Spring Break 2014 closing notice is available at the break housing policy page .

Posted on 3/4/2014 9:43:42 AM

How Green is Your Nest? Competition Results and Energy Project, Fall 2013

During the Fall 2013 semester, IUP residential students competed in two sustainability related competitions. The first was IUP’s second Residential Energy Competition, which took place from November 8–18, when students in IUP’s eight suite-style residence halls competed to reduce their energy usage. Ruddock Hall

Posted on 3/4/2014 9:40:37 AM

Winter Break 2013 Closing Notice

The residence halls will close for Winter break on Saturday, December 14, at 10:00 a.m. For more information, please see the Break Housing Policy page .

Posted on 12/5/2013 10:22:27 AM

Energy Competition 2013

Thank you to all who participated in the Fall 2013 IUP Residential Energy Competition! The results of the competition have been finalized and the rankings are as follows: Ruddock Hall Suites on Pratt Delaney Hall Stephenson Hall Wallwork Hall Suites on Maple East Putt Hall Northern Suites

Posted on 12/3/2013 1:27:51 PM

November Break Closing Notice

The residence halls will close for November break on Saturday, November 23, at 10:00 a.m.  For more information, please see the Break Housing Policy page .

Posted on 10/28/2013 1:40:10 PM

Housing Signups for Fall 2014 Begin

Housing Signups for continuing students for Fall 2014 begin on Monday, October 28, 2013. See the Housing signup FAQ for continuing students for details.

Posted on 10/24/2013 3:25:25 PM

CUSP Students Receive Helping Hand from Boy Scouts

See pictures of members of the IUP Boy Scout troop as they were loading up carts and helping with move in.

Posted on 8/23/2013 2:05:27 PM

Housing Office Worker Application Available

The Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining office worker application is now online. To apply for an office worker position in one of our buildings, please fill out the application form (MS Word document), and e-mail all completed required documents to the residence director of the community you are int

Posted on 7/11/2013 12:52:51 PM

First Sutton Scholars Program Begins

The first Summer Sutton Scholars program will begin on Monday, July 15, 2013. Approximately 20 members of the program will be taking summer classes and enjoying a variety of out-of-classroom experiences to assist in their adjustment to IUP. Through the Sutton Scholars program , the Admissions Office gives excep

Posted on 7/10/2013 2:27:22 PM

Early Arrival Request Form is Now Available

Students who want to arrive early for the Fall 2013 semester should follow the instructions and fill out the survey to make arrangements. Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining  

Posted on 7/3/2013 11:47:19 PM

Residential Students: Fill Out a Change of Address Form for Summer

If you do not want your mail forwarded during Summer 2013, your mail will be returned to sender. If you are coming back in the Fall, your mail will remain here at the IUP Post Office.

Posted on 5/13/2013 1:53:59 PM

Spring Semester Closing Notice

All university residence halls, apartments, and suites will be closed at the end of the Spring 2013 semester. Residents are asked to notify their community assistant of the day and approximate time they expect to check out of their residence hall, apartment, or suite. Building Closing All students except graduat

Posted on 4/22/2013 1:40:15 PM

“Everyone Matters at IUP” Committee Earns National

Everyone Matters is a global social media campaign encouraging inclusivity and non-judgment of others. The “Everyone Matters at IUP” committee has been recognized as the National Spotlight for February 2013 by the National Affiliate of College and University Residence Halls for their great campaign.

Posted on 3/26/2013 4:42:11 PM

Learn About the IUP Energy Project

See the IUP Energy Project page to learn about energy production, saving energy, monitoring energy use, and more at IUP. Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining  

Posted on 3/21/2013 1:35:43 PM

Become an Academic Success Mentor

Need a job on campus? Think about becoming an Academic Success Mentor in the Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining for the Fall 2013–Spring 2014 school year! Academic Success Mentors (ASM) focus on aiding new residential university students with successful adaptation to the university community and su

Posted on 3/5/2013 1:59:59 PM

Everyone Matters at IUP

Everyone Matters is a global social media campaign encouraging inclusivity and non-judgment of others. At IUP, we treat each other with civility, dignity, and respect. Come join us at one of our following events to take a stand against hate!

Posted on 3/1/2013 11:11:47 AM

Spring Break 2013 Closing Notice

All university residential facilities will be closed and locked with I-Card access systems deactivated from 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 16, until noon on Sunday, March 24, 2013. Students are not permitted in the residence halls during the break period. Note: University Towers and Wallwork will be available onl

Posted on 2/22/2013 3:13:36 PM

Message from the Post Office for Residence Hall Students

The IUP Post Office reminds all students who live in residence halls to fill out a change-of-address card to forward mail before leaving for the winter break. The IUP Post Office cannot forward your mail without a change-of-address card.

 

Posted on 12/7/2012 8:31:01 AM

Winter Break Closing Notice, December 2012

All university residential facilities will be closed and locked with I-Card access systems deactivated at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 15.

Posted on 12/6/2012 11:04:57 AM

Aramark Staff Change

Please be aware that Mark Edgar, Foster Dining Hall director, is no longer with Aramark. John Mangone, director of Operations, will take on the meal ticket process for Foster and the Oak Room. If you already have an “Approved” Food/Refreshment Request (FRR) in process for the Oak Room and/or Foster, please forward

Posted on 11/19/2012 2:34:41 PM

November Break 2012 Closing Notice

All university residential facilities, with the exception of Wallwork Hall and University Towers, will be closed and locked with I-Card access systems deactivated from 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 17 through noon on Sunday, November 25, 2012. Students are not permitted in the residence halls during the break perio

Posted on 10/22/2012 4:21:58 PM

Lottery for Housing Sign-ups for Fall 2013 Have Begun

If you want to live on campus for the Fall 2013–Spring 2014 year, just follow the three easy steps below: 1: Sign up for the Housing Lottery Once you’ve decided you want to live on campus for the 2013–2014 academic year, you need to sign up for the lottery no later than 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 1, via you

Posted on 10/22/2012 9:39:11 AM

How to Access the Internet in Residence Halls

Please see our How Do I Connect My Computer or Device to the Internet? page for instructions on how to connect your computer, game machine, or wireless device on IUP’s network. Note that you cannot use game machines on IUP’s wireless network. They do not have the ability to authenticate wirelessly on our networ

Posted on 8/23/2012 9:46:57 AM

Student Mover Positions Available

The Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining needs students who are interested in volunteering to move new students and their belongings into IUP residence halls on Friday, August 24, and/or Saturday, August 25.

Posted on 7/9/2012 2:58:18 PM

Questions About Move-In?

Do you have questions about moving in to IUP this Fall? Any questions you have about moving into the residence halls this upcoming Fall can be answered on the Housing Move-in FAQ .

Posted on 6/25/2012 2:52:11 PM

Parent Orientation for Housing

The Parent Orientation presentation for the Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining is now available for download.

Posted on 4/17/2012 1:51:13 PM

Spring 2012 Semester Closing Notice

All university residence halls, apartments, and suites will be closed at the end of the Spring semester. Residents are asked to notify their community assistant (CA) of the day and approximate time they expect to check out of their residence hall, apartment, or suite. Building Closing All students except grad

Posted on 4/17/2012 10:20:01 AM

Coming Soon: Housing Market Survey for Students

All undergraduate and graduate students will have an opportunity to complete a Housing Market Study Survey. As a student, your input is essential in helping to identify strategies that help to best meet your housing needs and interests. To participate, look for an e-mail from the Office of Housing, Residential Livi

Posted on 4/3/2012 3:33:16 PM

Spring Break 2012 Closing Notice

All university residential facilities will be closed and locked with I-Card access systems deactivated from 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 10, until noon on Sunday, March 18, 2012. Students are not permitted in the residence halls during the break period. Note: University Towers and Wallwork Hall will be available

Posted on 2/17/2012 3:33:13 PM

IUP Hosted Residential Student Leaders Conference

The IUP Residential Living staff, led by Residence Directors Adam Jones and Caitlin Codding and Graduate Assistant Diane Eshelman, hosted a conference for residential student leaders from the 14 PASSHE schools on Saturday, January 28, 2012. With 96 participants in attendance, this conference provided all involved with

Posted on 2/3/2012 10:58:31 AM

Wanted: Community Assistants for the Indiana Campus, Fall 2012–Spring 2013

This is your last chance to be able to become a Community Assistant (CA) for next year! Become a CA to learn valuable leadership skills and... Refine your interpersonal and helping skills Develop a greater understanding of team development Provide ongoing life skills training Build your resume All

Posted on 1/22/2012 2:12:20 PM

Winter Break 2011 Closing Notice

All university residential facilities will be closed and locked with I-Card access systems deactivated at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 17. Graduating seniors participating in Commencement activities will be permitted to stay until 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 17. Graduating seniors must contact their residen

Posted on 12/2/2011 11:09:44 AM

November Break Closing Notice 2011

All university residential facilities, with the exception of Wallwork and McCarthy halls and University Towers, will be closed and locked with I-Card access systems deactivated from 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 19, through noon on Sunday, November 27. Students are not permitted in the residence halls during the br

Posted on 11/4/2011 1:53:38 PM

Housing Lottery Sign-Ups for Fall 2012 Begin

Please refer to the Housing Sign-up FAQ for Continuing Students for more information. You will find a link to an informational brochure with all steps outlined in complete detail, and also answers to some qyestions. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at iup-ohrl@iup.edu   Students, Please Not

Posted on 10/25/2011 10:20:59 AM

New Computer Training Lab in Wallwork Hall

A new twenty-nine-seat Computer Training Lab has been setup in G89 Wallwork Hall and can now be reserved online through the Wallwork Hall Reservation Form . Policies for the Use and Scheduling of Public Space apply to this training lab. For more information, e-mail iup-resnet@iup.edu .

Posted on 10/21/2011 10:31:16 AM

Office of Housing and Residence Life Name Change

The name of the Office of Housing and Residence Life has been changed. The new official name is the Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining .

Posted on 10/14/2011 2:29:50 PM

Housing Office Looking for Volunteer Movers

The Office of Housing and Residence Life is looking for volunteer movers to help move new students and their belongings into IUP residence halls on Friday, August 26, and/or Saturday, August 27, 2011. Volunteer movers can move in three days early, on Thursday, August 25, between 1:00–3:00 p.m. and 7:00–9:00 p.m.

Posted on 7/6/2011 9:33:12 AM

Parent Orientation for Housing Available for Download

The Parent Orientation presentation for the Office of Housing and Residence Life is now available for download.

Posted on 6/27/2011 9:37:30 AM

Spring 2011 Semester Closing Notice

All university residence halls, apartments, and suites will be closed at the end of the Spring semester. Residents are asked to notify their community assistant of the day and approximate time they expect to check out of their residence hall, apartment, or suite. Building Closing All students, except graduati

Posted on 4/27/2011 8:46:20 AM

PACER Newsletters Now Available

The February and March Peer Assisting Community Education of Residents (PACER) newsletters are now online. The PACERs are members of the Office of Housing and Residence Life and assume multiple responsibilities.

Posted on 4/7/2011 1:01:41 PM

Dining Survey: Win an iPad 2

IUP is sponsoring a survey to determine your views and preferences regarding dining services on campus. The survey is being conducted by the independent food service consulting firm Envision Strategies, of Greenwood Village, Colo., as part of a strategic planning effort to determine the future direction of the camp

Posted on 4/7/2011 12:50:27 PM

Spring Break Closing Notice, March 2011

All university residential facilities will be closed and locked with I-Card access systems deactivated from 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 5, until noon on Sunday, March 13, 2011. Students are not permitted in the residence halls during the break period. Note: McCarthy Hall, University Towers, and Wallwork Hall

Posted on 2/24/2011 4:27:41 PM

National Residence Hall Honorary “Of the Month” Awards, January 2011

“Of the Month” Awards (OTMs) spotlight exceptional people and events that happened in the previous month. OTMs are nominated and voted on every month, and everyone has a chance to win (if you are nominated by a friend or nominate your friends). The RHA (Residence Hall Association) gives these awards. RHA is loca

Posted on 2/22/2011 9:18:35 AM

Spring 2011 Room Change Period

The Spring 2011 Room Change Period begins Monday, January 31, 2011, at 8:00 a.m. in G-37 Ruddock Hall. Students wishing to complete a room change can come to the Housing office and request a list of vacancies. Once they have determined where they want to move, they will complete the necessary paperwork and then wai

Posted on 1/24/2011 2:11:40 PM

Spring Break 2011 Closing Notice

All residential buildings will close for Spring Break at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 5, 2011. Students that need break housing should complete the Request for Spring Break Housing form and submit it to G-37 Ruddock before the deadline of February 25, 2011. This form is available at the Housing Office at G37 Ruddo

Posted on 1/24/2011 2:10:15 PM

Become a Facebook Friend of Housing and Residence Life

Become a friend of the Office of Housing and Residence Life on Facebook. Visit the OHRL Facebook page , add it to your “likes,” and stay up to date with IUP housing information.

Posted on 1/24/2011 2:09:16 PM

December Break Closing Notice 2010

All university residential facilities will be closed and locked with I-Card access systems deactivated at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 18, 2010. Graduating seniors participating in Commencement activities will be permitted to stay until 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 19. Graduating seniors must contact their res

Posted on 12/3/2010 1:38:43 PM

Bravo Added to Cable TV Lineup

Campus Cable has added Bravo to the cable television on campus channel lineup . Office of Housing and Residence Life

Posted on 11/4/2010 1:45:40 PM

Closing Notice for November Break 2010

All university residential facilities, with the exception of Wallwork and McCarthy halls and University Towers, will be closed and locked with I-Card access systems deactivated from 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 20, through noon on Sunday, November 28, 2010. Students are not permitted in the residence halls during

Posted on 11/1/2010 10:59:04 AM

“Only Love” Campaign at IUP

A group of student leaders at IUP have created the “Only Love” campaign, designed to encourage acceptance of all people regardless of personal preferences and/or beliefs. Read about IUP’s “Only Love” Campaign at CNN iReport , and about how, with the assistance of photographers on campus, they are turning a nationa

Posted on 10/18/2010 8:38:29 AM

Fall Housing Sign-ups Coming Soon

Housing sign-ups for continuing students will be starting in late October. For details, please see the housing signup FAQ for continuing students . In late October, students will receive an e-mail with times to sign up for the Fall housing lottery. Office of Housing and Residence Life

Posted on 10/4/2010 3:12:42 PM

New PACER Newsletters Available

The September PACERS newsletters are now online. The PACERs (Peer Assisting Community Education of Residents) are members of the Office of Housing and Residence Life and assume multiple responsibilities.

Posted on 10/1/2010 9:19:18 AM

Campus Dining Survey

ARAMARK, IUP’s campus dining partner, is conducting a survey to better understand the campus community’s lifestyle and preferences.

Posted on 9/28/2010 1:18:08 PM

Important Dates for On-Campus Residents

Please note these upcoming important dates for on-campus residents. Friday, October 1: Last day to request a room change No room changes will be processed for the remainder of the semester. If you wish to process a change, come to the Office of Housing and Residence Life for more information (Monday–Friday, 8:

Posted on 9/24/2010 11:08:34 AM

Updated Policy to Reserve Outdoor Space

If you need to reserve an outdoor space in a housing area, there is an Outdoor Space Reservation and Usage Policy to determine what areas are available. The Office of Housing and Residence Life requires that the Outdoor Space Reservation Form be returned to the Housing Office at least two weeks before your ev

Posted on 9/20/2010 8:34:58 AM

Grand Opening of P.O.D. (Provisions on Demand) Market in Wallwork Hall

Come celebrate the grand opening of the P.O.D. (Provisions on Demand) Market, located in Wallwork Hall. Happy Hours 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Free Samples from Monday, September 13, to Thursday, September 16 Giveaways and entertainment! Regular Hours Monday to Friday: Noon to midnight

Posted on 9/8/2010 9:54:03 AM

Information About Posting in the Residence Halls

Do you need to post information in the IUP residence halls? Be sure to use the recently updated posting procedure form . Be sure to follow all instructions on the form. Office of Housing and Residence Life

Posted on 9/8/2010 9:49:49 AM

Meal Plan Change Deadline is Friday, September 3

The deadline to make changes to Fall 2010 meal plans is Friday, September 3, 2010. Requests must be submitted in writing to the Office of Housing and Residence Life , Ruddock Hall, G37. E-mails accepted at iup-dining@iup.edu .

Posted on 9/2/2010 3:58:00 PM

Community Assistant Harris Receives National Recognition

Community assistant Glen Harris was recognized as the National Resident Assistant of the Month (OTM) winner for July 2010 by the National Residence Hall Honorary. Glen Harris was a community assistant (CA) for the IUP at Punxsutawney campus during the month of July. As a CA, Glen went beyond expectations and real

Posted on 9/1/2010 1:05:08 PM

Mover Applications No Longer Being Accepted

The application for mover positions has been closed because enough volunteers have applied. Thanks for your interest for helping other students with move-in. Office of Housing and Residence Life

Posted on 7/13/2010 11:21:11 AM

Fall 2010 Move-in Times Posted in Housing Events Calendar

To find information about times of arrival for Fall check-in (August 2010) at the IUP residence halls, please see the Housing Events page . If you are part of a group with a special arrival time (such as band, sports teams, or CUSP), please refer to your group for times of arrival. If you have questions about chan

Posted on 7/13/2010 11:17:04 AM

Housing and Residence Life Looking for Volunteer Movers

The Office of Housing and Residence Life is looking for volunteer movers. Upperclassmen: If you want to Move in early Meet new people Serve the campus community Help build your résumé apply to be a volunteer mover for the Office of Housing and Residence Life .

Posted on 7/6/2010 3:49:08 PM

IUP Chef to Compete at National Competition

IUP Chef Kevin Hodgkinson earned second place at the Eastern Regional ACE competition held in March 2010. He will now represent the Eastern Region ACE culinary team at the National ACE Challenge on July 25, 2010, in San Francisco.

Posted on 6/30/2010 8:51:28 AM

Aramark Announces 2010–2011 Scholarship Winners

Food-service  provider Aramark announces the winners of its scholarships for 2010–2011: $1,000 Off-Campus Awards Carly McPartland Elaine Miller Emily Vaughn Tanisha Bolig Rachel Eckenrode $1,000 On-Campus Awards Kristin Long Christopher Wright Dylan Kuhns Miranda Wortel Me

Posted on 6/22/2010 3:28:47 PM

Office of Housing and Residence Life is on Facebook

Members of the Office of Housing and Residence Life hope to connect with current students, new students, parents, and alumni on our Facebook page with information about housing at IUP. You will be able to stay current on what is new with housing. We will make regular updates on this page, to include important dat

Posted on 6/11/2010 3:41:24 PM

Crimson Hawks Food Truck Back for the Summer

The Crimson Hawks Food Truck will resume operation in the Eberly College east parking lot on Tuesday, June 1, 2010. Hours of operation: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Selling pre-packaged ready to go. Look for weekly specials! Office of Housing and Residence Life

Posted on 5/28/2010 10:19:21 AM

Spring Semester 2010 Residence Hall Closing Notice

All university residence halls, apartments, and suites will be closed at the end of the Spring 2010 semester. Residents are asked to notify their community assistant of the day and approximate time they expect to check out of their residence hall, apartment, or suite. Building Closing All students, except

Posted on 4/27/2010 9:22:03 AM

Oak Room Menu, Week of April 26, 2010

See the Oak Room menu for the week of April 26, 2010, the final week for the semester.

Posted on 4/26/2010 10:37:38 PM

Aramark Named One of World’s Most Admired and Ethical Companies

Aramark has once again been ranked number one in its industry on Fortune magazine’s list of “World’s Most Admired Companies” for 2010, and named as one of the “World’s Most Ethical Companies” by the Ethisphere Institute . The following is from a letter sent to IUP from Aramark: Dear Valued Client, We unde

Posted on 4/14/2010 1:06:19 PM

Deadline for Medical Requests for Special Housing Accommodations

Medical requests for special housing accommodations for Fall 2010 should be submitted as soon as possible, but no later than May 1, 2010. If requests are received after this date, we may not be able to meet your needs. For more information about this, please contact the Office of Housing and Residence Life at iu

Posted on 3/23/2010 10:52:27 AM

Spring Break 2010 Housing and Dining Closing Notice

All university residential facilities will be closed and locked with I-Card access systems deactivated from 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 6, until noon on Sunday, March 14, 2010. Students are not permitted in the residence halls during the break period. Note: Wallwork Hall (Sutton Suites), McCarthy Hall, and Unive

Posted on 2/23/2010 10:20:48 AM

Apply for the Aramark Scholarship for 2010–2011

The Aramark Scholarship form (PDF) for the 2010–2011 semester is now available. Forms are due by April 30, 2010. Aramark scholarships are established and donated by the IUP food service contractor. Awards are based on the academic year and include: Five $1,000 on-campus scholarships ( must live on campus t

Posted on 2/19/2010 2:04:34 PM

Winter 2009 Housing and Dining Closing Notice

All university residential facilities will be closed and locked with I-Card access systems deactivated at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 19, 2009. Graduating seniors participating in commencement activities will be permitted to stay until 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 20. Graduating seniors must contact their res

Posted on 12/7/2009 11:38:46 AM

Thanksgiving Break 2009 Closing Notice

All university residential facilities, with the exception of Wallwork Hall (formerly Sutton Suites), McCarthy Hall, and University Towers, will be closed and locked, with I-Card access systems deactivated, from 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 21, through noon on Sunday, November 29, 2009. Students are not permitted i

Posted on 11/13/2009 9:41:06 AM

Housing Facilities Conference Presentation

Tom Borellis, Lenny Kasubick, and Mike Lemasters presented a program about the Residential Revival and Student Housing Development on October 29, 2009, at the ACUHO-I/APPA Housing Facilities Conference in Columbus, Ohio. Office of Housing and Residence Life

Posted on 11/2/2009 10:35:41 AM

New Digital Channels Added to Campus Cable

Four new digital channels have been added to campus cable , three of which are high definition. Office of Housing and Residence Life

Posted on 10/22/2009 11:11:55 AM

On-Campus Housing Sign-Up Announcement

The time to sign up for IUP on-campus housing for 2010–2011 is fast approaching. Learn when you can sign up for housing for next year . Office of Housing and Residence Life

Posted on 10/8/2009 4:11:50 PM

Peer Mentor Newsletters Available On Line

All five Peer Mentor newsletters for September, 2009 , for the five suite areas—Suites on Grant (Putt and Delaney), Suites on Maple, Northern Suites, Suites on Pratt, and Sutton Suites—are now available on line. Office of Housing and Reesidence Life

Posted on 9/4/2009 10:34:52 AM

Peer Mentor Newsletters

The Peer Mentor newsletters are now available. The Suite Life , the Peer Mentor newsletter for Northern Suites, is now available on line.

Posted on 9/2/2009 9:53:39 AM

Come to Convocation, RHA President Says

The following is a letter from Adam Friedman, who serves as president of the IUP Residence Hall Association.   Dear IUP Faculty and Staff: I write to invite you to attend this year’s Freshman Convocation.  Going into my fourth year study at IUP, I have been to a few convocations during my tenure here. I feel

Posted on 8/14/2009 9:53:55 AM

New Student Consolidation Policy for Residential Buildings

The  Office of Housing and Residence Life has updated the  student consolidation policy . Due to limited space within our residential buildings, at certain times during the academic year it may become necessary to consolidate residents by reassigning them to new rooms/suites. Generally, implementation of the conso

Posted on 8/5/2009 11:20:33 AM

New Room Lockout Policy for Residence Hall Students

The Office of Housing and Residence Life has implemented a new policy for when students lock themselves out of their residence hall rooms . Residents are responsible for their own key/I-Card and for their access to their room/suite. However, it is not uncommon for students to accidentally lock themselves out of

Posted on 8/5/2009 11:18:44 AM

Fall 2009 Move-in Information

Move-in for Fall 2009 is fast approaching! Here is a list of move-in dates and times into the residence halls for new, transfer, and upperclass students.

Posted on 7/16/2009 2:31:31 PM

Residential Revival Phase IV Has Begun

The fourth and final phase of the Residential Revival is underway. This phase will include the demolition of Scranton, Shafer, and Lawrence halls and the Bridge at Eberly, and the building of a new suites residence hall for 596 beds. The new residence hall will for be ready for occupancy in Fall 2010. Office

Posted on 6/29/2009 8:27:44 AM

Aramark Scholarship Winners Announced

Food-service  provider Aramark announces the winners of its scholarships: $1,000 Off-Campus Awards Andrew Fluder Tyler Gregorchik Mark Peterson Amanda Tanner Ashley Todd $1,000 On-Campus Awards Tabitha Barrick Tiffany Bartlett Allison Abey Matthew Harding Christoph

Posted on 6/16/2009 8:40:50 AM

Summer Dining Location Move

Because of a steam outage, Early Summer Session 2009 meals will be served at the Hadley Union Building (HUB) instead of Foster Dining Hall. The hours will remain the same. Find the hours and more information on How to Sign up for Summer Housing and Dining . Foster will be closed, and the HUB will be open May 3 to

Posted on 4/28/2009 9:40:47 AM

Apply for the Aramark Scholarship

The Aramark Scholarship form for the 2009–2010 semester is now available. Forms are due by April 30, 2009.

Posted on 3/6/2009 2:01:23 PM

RUCKUS Service Shut Down

This past weekend, the RUCKUS service shut down. The company was bought and the business was shut down . The RUCKUS player will still play music that hasn’t yet expired, but cannot download or renew any new music. Questions may be directed to the  Office of Housing and Residence Life .

Posted on 2/9/2009 9:16:50 AM

Spring Break 2009 Dining Hours

The table below, provided by the  Office of Housing and Residence Life , shows dining hours during Spring Break 2009.   Friday, February 27 Saturday, February 28 Sunday, March 1– Saturday, March 7 Sunday, March 8 Monday, March 9 Foster Regular Hours 9:30–Noon 

Posted on 2/3/2009 11:51:16 AM

Spring Break 2009 Residential Facility Closing Notice

Spring 2009 All university residential facilities , with the exception of Scranton, Lawrence, and McCarthy halls and University Towers, will be closed and locked with I-Card access systems deactivated from 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 28, until noon on Sunday, March 8. Students are not permitted in the residen

Posted on 2/3/2009 11:44:22 AM

Deadline to Change Meal Plan

The deadline to request a meal plan change for Spring 2009 is January 16, 2009. Either stop in at the  Office of Housing and Residence Life , Suites on Maple–West, Suite G37, and complete a request form, or e-mail iup-dining@iup.edu with your request.

Posted on 11/20/2008 2:42:25 PM

Thanksgiving Break 2008 Housing Closing Notice

All  university residential facilities , with the exception of Scranton, Lawrence, and McCarthy halls and University Towers, will be closed and locked with I-Card access systems deactivated from 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 22, through noon on Sunday, November 30. Students are not permitted in the residence halls

Posted on 10/30/2008 1:53:24 PM

Housing Office Announces Dining Hours for Thanksgiving Break 2008

The table below, provided by the  Office of Housing and Residence Life , shows dining hours during Thanksgiving break.   Friday 11/21 Sat 11/22 Sun 11/23 – Sat 11/29 Sun 11/30 Mon 12/1 Foster Regular Hours 9:30–Noon  Closed 9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Regular H

Posted on 10/30/2008 11:17:55 AM

Dyczewski Receives Ronald Lunardini Mentorship Award

Julene Pinto Dyczewski, assistant director for Residence Life, was awarded the Ronald Lunardini Mentorship Award at the statewide conference of the Pennsylvania College Personnel Association, October 19-21, 2008, in State College.

Posted on 10/27/2008 2:28:05 PM

Change in Crimson Event Center Reservation Requests

The  Office of Housing and Residence Life  and Dining no longer take reservations for the Crimson Event Center, in Folger Hall. To reserve the Crimson Event Center, please contact  Conference Services  at 724-357-7709.

Posted on 10/23/2008 3:56:00 PM

Flex Promotion Contest

Add FLEX and win an LCD TV, an iPod Nano, or a DVD player

Posted on 10/20/2008 10:49:26 AM

Housing Signup Announcement

Information about signing up for housing for Fall.

Posted on 10/13/2008 12:06:37 PM

Foster Dining Hall Doing Away with Trays

When you arrive on campus this fall, Foster Hall will no longer have trays. Trayless dining is a major step in conserving natural resources.

Posted on 8/11/2008 4:12:06 PM

Mover Positions Filled

The Housing Office will no longer be accepting applications for mover positions.  These have all been filled.

Posted on 8/7/2008 9:21:35 AM

Housing Office Moving

The Housing office is in the process of moving to Suites on Maple West; please contact the office by e-mail rather than phone this week.

Posted on 7/30/2008 4:22:38 PM

Mover Positions Available for August 2008

Sign up to help incoming students move in for fall semester.

Posted on 7/15/2008 4:33:37 PM

Parent Orientation Powerpoint

The Office of Housing and Residence Life ’s Parent Orientation Powerpoint Presentation is now available on line. A version of the Parent Orientation Powerpoint Presentation for IUP’s Punxsutawney Campus is also available.

Posted on 7/9/2008 2:17:18 PM

Foster Hall July 4th Hours

Foster Hall residential dining will observe special hours on July 4th, 2008.

Posted on 6/27/2008 2:48:21 PM

Aramark Scholarship Winners Announced for 2008-2009

List of recipients for on-campus, off-campus and meal contract awards.

Posted on 6/6/2008 11:11:58 AM

Revised: IUP Early Summer Session Meal Service Moved

Please note revised dates in connection with the dining hall closing. Because of a steam outage, Early Summer Session meals will be served at the Hadley Union Building (HUB) instead of Foster Dining Hall. The hours will remain the same. Find the hours and more information on  How to Sign up for Summer Housing an

Posted on 5/16/2008 4:20:07 PM

Special Housing Update: Triples for Fall 2008

Due to a significant increase in enrollment and the demolition of Esch and Wallace Halls and Campus Towers, a limited number of students may be placed in either triple rooms or temporary housing until a permanent space becomes available. Persons assigned to temporary housing will be moved first and then individuals li

Posted on 5/8/2008 4:15:40 PM

Early Summer Session Meal Service Moved

Please note that dates have changed since the time of this posting. See  Revised: IUP Early Summer Session Meal Service Moved . Because of a steam outage, Early Summer Session meals will be served at the Hadley Union Building (HUB) instead of Foster Dining Hall. The hours will remain the same. Find the hours and

Posted on 4/24/2008 9:18:34 AM

Mini-Grants Awarded for Living-Learning Activities

The Office of Housing and Residence Life at IUP has announced that several mini-grants have been awarded for living-learning initiatives in Spring 2008.

Posted on 4/23/2008 10:03:59 AM

Suite Space Reservation Request Form

There is now an electronic form to make it easier to request a reservation of public space in the Suites.

Posted on 2/26/2008 1:55:09 PM

Spring Break 2008 Closing Notice

All university residential facilities will be closed during Spring Break. Student instructions and dining information are included.

Posted on 2/20/2008 8:27:18 AM

Sign up for Summer Housing

Sign up for summer housing now. Information and applications are available for summer housing and dining .

Posted on 2/11/2008 2:11:11 PM

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