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Part 3: Application Instructions: Adult and Continuing Education

If you have any questions about the application process, please call the Office of Adult and Continuing Education at 724-357-2292 or 800-640-7421.

  1. Indicate the semester you're applying for and your campus of preference.
  2. Print your complete given name and middle initial. Your Social Security number is necessary for various student processes, as well as for financial aid. Print the address of your home residence, not a temporary address, such as, college or military. Please be sure to include the name of the county and your area code and phone number(s).
  3. The mailing address is where you normally receive your mail. Fill this in only if this address is different from your permanent home address.
  4. Please list the person we may contact in case of an emergency.
  5. If you are a U.S. citizen, check the first selection. If you are a resident alien, include your green card number. If you are not a U.S. citizen or resident alien, check other and specify your visa type. Indicate the country that issued your passport.
  6. If you have access to electronic mail, please write your complete e-mail address on the line provided; it may be used as an alternate method of contact.
  7. If you are a veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces, indicate the length of active duty by month and year. A copy of your DD214 is required as part of the application.
  8. List the name and address of the high school from which you have graduated or plan to graduate. An official high school transcript is required as part of the application. If you hold a GED, please indicate the date issued. A copy of the certificate is required as part of the application.
  9. If you have previously applied to IUP, indicate the semester and year. If you have previously attended IUP, please indicate the years of attendance. If you have previously been dismissed from IUP, please indicate the semester and year last attended.
  10. If you have attended another college or university, you must list the name(s) of the institution(s). Include the dates attended in the space provided beside the name. Official transcript(s) from all institutions attended or those which you are currently attending are required in order to have your application considered. If you are not in good disciplinary standing at another institution which you have attended, please explain the circumstances on a separate sheet of paper and include it with your application.
  11. Please indicate your Office of Adult and Continuing Education enrollment category. (See back of application.) Select the intended area of study from the list of Programs of Undergraduate Study.

    Please note: For undergraduate transfer, second degree, or teacher certification applicants, a credit evaluation will be provided.
  12. If you have been convicted of a felony, please attach a separate statement describing the circumstances. A personal interview may be required.
  13. Please provide a brief statement of your educational or career goal(s).
  14. Your application must be signed before it can be officially processed.

Return application to:

Office of Adult and Continuing Education
Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Sutton Hall, Suite 117
1011 South Drive
Indiana, PA 15705

Did You Remember to

  • Sign your application?
  • Enclose a $50 check or money order payable to IUP for the application fee? (Nonrefundable)
  • Make arrangements to have your official transcript(s) sent to the Office of Adult and Continuing Education?
  • Extended Studies
  • R&P Building
    629 Fisher Avenue
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-2292
  • Fax: 724-357-7597
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.