As a state university, we are committed to providing students with the tools necessary to make a smooth transition and to complete an academic program at IUP.
We review each application individually and make the decision we believe will best serve the student. Decisions are based primarily on academic preparation and performance. In addition, we consider other evidence of student performance and the ability to be a successful college student.
Who is a transfer student? Find out what makes a transfer student and what is considered for admission. Also, find specific requirements for popular majors.
More about Admission Requirements
Ready to apply? Find the online and paper applications and get specifics on what you need to do to complete an application for admission.
More about How to Apply to IUP
Find the Online Transfer Credit Evaluation Tool here, as well as general guidelines and information for first-time students with dual enrollment credit.
More about Transferring Credits
To better aid students who have started at one of Pennsylvania’s Community Colleges, learn about special agreements and find liberal studies guides to help you plan.
More about Community College Guides
Before you register for an event, learn more about ways that transfer students can get personalized assistance during our various admission visitation programs.
More about Visiting IUP as a Transfer
Learn more about why you should transfer to IUP and what we have to offer. You can find information about majors, cost and financial aid, and campus life on our main undergraduate admissions page.
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A second degree student at IUP is a student who has already earned a bachelor’s degree from IUP or any other accredited institution and is interested in pursuing a second bachelor’s degree.
Learn more about applying as a second degree student.
Are you an incoming freshman who has taken AP courses, CLEP Exams, or college credits in high school?
Learn more about how to get college credit at IUP.
There is a lot of information for any transfer student to know. We've made a collection of policies to help you understand what you need to know.
Learn about transfer policies at IUP.
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