Central Calendar


Friday, August 26, 2016

Move In: New and Transfer

Residence Halls: Northern Suites, Suites on Maple East, Wallwork Hall, Stephenson Hall

Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining

New and transfer students in Northern Suites (first/third), Suites on Maple East, Wallwork Hall (first/third), Stephenson Hall (first/third)

Opening of the 2016–17 Academic Year

Fisher Auditorium

President’s Office

Join President Michael Driscoll as we open the 2016–17 academic year. A picnic lunch follows at 11:00 a.m. in the Oak Grove.

Alumni Open House

Breezedale Alumni Center

Welcome Weekend

IUP Move-In Day

Welcome home, alumni! Take a break on Move-In Day and join the Office of Alumni Relations for an open house with refreshments.

Visit Breezedale Alumni Center to update your contact information, enjoy light refreshments, and receive your complimentary IUP alumni decal.

Breezedale Alumni Center is located directly behind the Northern Suites. Visit the interactive campus map for parking details.

Share your IUP pride with your son or daughter today!

Picnic Lunch

Oak Grove

President’s Office

A picnic lunch to mark the opening of the 2016–17 academic year.

For $7, fill your plate with a delicious selection provided by Aramark.

Early arrivals

DJ Battle

Wallwork Courtyard

Welcome Weekend

DJ Battle 2016Listen to IUP students mix it up to see who can spin it the best on campus.

All current IUP students are eligible to participate. Students in attendance will vote for their favorite DJ of the event. The winner will DJ at the Happening at the HUB event on Saturday, August 27, and get paid to do it!

Are you a DJ? Find out how to apply to compete.

Rain location: HUB

DJ Battle 2016Now that you’re settled into your new room, why not spend the evening watching one of this summer’s hottest movies in the fresh air?

We’ll have popcorn; be sure to bring your own blanket! The event is sponsored by the Student Activity Committee (STATIC) and the Residence Hall Association (RHA).

Rain location: HUB Ohio Room

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Move In: New and Transfer Students

Residence Halls: Wallwork Hall, Stephenson Hall, Northern Suites, Suites on Pratt

Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining

New and transfer students in Wallwork Hall (ground/second), Stephenson Hall (second/fourth), Northern Suites (second/fourth), Suites on Pratt (240)

Returning students with exceptions

Happening at the HUB


Welcome Weekend

DJ Battle 2016Looking for something to do during your first night on campus? Join us for a night full of fun and games featuring a caricature artist, make your own sign shop, an awesome dance, and more!

Sponsored by the Student Activity Committee (STATIC) and the Center for Student Life.

Sunday, August 28, 2016

Upperclassmen, all buildings

Freshman Convocation 2016

Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex

Welcome Weekend

As a community, IUP welcomes the arrival of the Class of 2020 with the Fall Convocation celebration.

Begin the afternoon at your academic department meeting and travel with faculty members and peers to the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex for this celebration! The convocation will feature a keynote speaker.

Oak Grove Cookout

Oak Grove

Welcome Weekend

Join your classmates for a cookout in the Oak Grove! Aramark has prepared a scrumptious menu, so please join faculty, staff, and students for food and fun!

Monday, August 29, 2016

The official drop/add period begins Monday, August 29, 2016. Additional information regarding the Drop/Add Policy can be found in the Academic Policies section of the Undergraduate Catalog.

Additional dates of importance can be viewed on the Academic Calendar.

Fall 2016 classes begin Monday, August 29, 2016.  Additional dates of importance can be viewed on the Academic Calendar.

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Ticket sales for the following event(s) begin today:

  • Crimson Hawk Invitational Choral Conference

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Each 2016 Master of Arts graduating student artist will present a single body of work documenting the culmination of their research in the Master of Arts program at IUP.

This exhibit runs from August 5 to September 1.

Free admission.

Kipp Gallery and Annex Hours:
Tuesday through Friday: noon to 4:00 p.m.
Closed: Sundays, Mondays, and Saturdays

More information about this event.

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Come see the preliminary design for the Elkin Hall First Floor Project and offer your feedback on the future home of the Center for Multicultural Student Leadership and Engagement (MCSLE)!

On Wednesday, August 31, at 3:30 p.m. in Wallwork Hall, room G98, Celli-Flynn Brennan Architects and Planners will present an overview of the preliminary design and participants will offer comment. The presentation will begin at 3:30 p.m. and feedback can be provided at any time between 4:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.

Participants are welcome to come and go at any time during the feedback session. Make your voice heard on this important project!

These meetings are mandatory for all students living on campus. The location will be advertised in your residence hall.

Thursday, September 01, 2016

IUP faculty, staff and students are invited to attend one of two open forums to learn about the new Center for Multicultural Student Leadership and Engagement (MCSLE) on Thursday, August 25, from 10:30 a.m.—11:30 a.m. in the HUB Conemaugh Room or Thursday, September 1, from 3:00 p.m.—4:00pm in the HUB Conemaugh Room. Information provided during these forums will also be posted on the CMSLE website after September 2. 

Join us for the closing reception of the 2016 Master of Arts Thesis Exhibitions.

Free admission.

Friday, September 02, 2016

Guest Artist Recital: Wilson Poffenberger, saxophone

Gorell Recital Hall, Second Floor Sutton Hall

The Lively Arts

Guest artist Wilson Poffenberger will perform a saxophone recital.

Free admission.