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What Comes Next?

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    Congratulations on your acceptance to IUP!

    We look forward to having you on campus. We bet you’re wondering, What comes next?

    Submit your tuition deposit as soon as possible—no later than May 1— then you’ll start getting information you need for Fall enrollment:

    After we receive your deposit, various offices at IUP will contact you by standard mail and e-mail. These offices will send you information and request information from you, so that you have a smooth transition to campus life. Make sure you open, carefully read, and organize this information in your records. 

    Housing/Dining Information

    The Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining will send you a letter instructing you to go to the IUP website to complete your Online Housing Agreement. This is where you’ll select your room and meal plan and pay the $80 housing deposit.

    Please be aware that certain on-campus housing options are limited. Completing your Online Housing Agreement as soon as possible will increase your likelihood of being able to live in our new suites.

    Students play informal game of football in the Oak Grove FAFSA Form

    The Financial Aid Office requires you to complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for maximum financial aid consideration at IUP. Please refer to the FAFSA form for other state and/or federal deadlines. This is the only financial aid form required by IUP. The IUP Title IV Federal School Code is 003277. The form becomes available in January of the year you intend to enroll.

    Orientation Information

    The Advising and Testing Center will send you information about upcoming Orientation dates. At Orientation, you’ll take placement testing, build your Fall class schedule, etc.

    Health Service Form

    Don’t wait until the last minute to submit your Health History and Immunization information to the Health Service. No physical is required, and you can begin entering the information electronically 24 hours after attending orientation at the Health Service Forms website. Anyone requiring a meningitis vaccination can call the Health Service at 724-357-2550 to schedule an appointment.