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Our online registration system is offline for scheduled maintenance. We expect it to be back online by midday Saturday, September 20. At that time, you will be able to complete your online registration.

Standard Application Requirements


The following information must be submitted to IUP’s School of Graduate Studies and Research:

  • Application: Apply online.
  • Nonrefundable $50 application fee (submitted upon completion of the online application).  
  • Official transcripts from every college or university attended, including institutions from which a degree was not earned.
  • Goal statement
  • Two letters of recommendation. Submit letters via e-mail to graduate-admissions@iup.edu. Emailed letters must come directly from the recommender. Letters may also be submitted via U.S. postal mail. They must be on company letterhead and signed by the recommender. Please ask recommenders to include your full name (first name, middle initial, and last name) and the program to which you are applying.

View a listing of additional requirements required by specific departments

View additional requirements for international students.

View application information for admission to non-degree programs.

View information for students who are taking online courses or who are enrolled in online programs.

For more information, contact graduate-admissions@iup.edu.

  • School of Graduate Studies and Research
  • Stright Hall, Room 101
    210 South Tenth Street
    Indiana, PA 15705-1048
  • Phone: 724-357-2222
  • Fax: 724-357-4862
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Summer: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.