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    • Oak Grove in Fall

      Ask any of our graduates, and they’ll tell you—our campus is beautiful. You need to see it to believe it. Choose one of the options below and see for yourself.

  • Blue skies over Wallwork residence hall on IUP campus

    Open House
    For Anyone

    Saturday: August 3, 2019

    The Open House provides a comprehensive look at IUP, including campus and residence hall tours, student life and academic fairs, and the chance to learn more about the major you're interested in.

    Learn More about the Open House 

    Decision Days
    For Rising Seniors

    July 26, July 29, and August 5

    Apply to IUP before you attend this event and get your decision before you leave! Fall 2020 applications only.

    Learn More about Decision Days 


    Weekday Visits
    For Anyone

    Most Weekdays

    Weekday campus tours give you a great general overview of IUP in a small group setting, with the option to set up a meeting with an academic department. An admissions counselor will give a presentation on the admission process. A student will provide a walking tour of the campus. Tours last approximately an hour and a half.

    Learn More about Weekday Visits 

    Total Transfer Day
    For Transfer Students

    Monday, July 15, 2019

    Designed for students who have already graduated from high school and have not yet been admitted to IUP, this special event lets you get personalized, one-on-one guidance that can take you through the transfer application process in one day!

    Learn More about Total Transfer Day 

    Virtual Tour
    For Anyone

    Anytime, Anywhere

    Tour campus through videos and photographs, with stops at a residential hall, dining hall, academic building, library, the HUB, and more. If you can't get to campus, it is a great overview. If you are on campus but not able to attend a scheduled tour, this Virtual Tour can be your guide.

    Take the Virtual Tour 

    Students eat gelato at the dining hallOther Ways to Explore IUP

    College Fairs Near You

    IUP representatives travel to college fairs in cities across Pennsylvania and other states. View the schedule of when and where the fairs are occurring.

    Individual Appointments

    We highly recommend our group events, but if your schedule won't allow it, please call or e-mail us to schedule an appointment (does not include campus tour).

    Check our Admissions Visitors Inclement Weather Policy for questions about program cancelations.

    Group Visits with Counselors

    By arrangement

    We welcome high school counselors interested in bringing a group of students to campus. We'll do our very best to accommodate your students' interests and provide them with a great experience!

    Visiting Our Regional Campuses


    IUP Culinary Academy
    (Punxsutawney, Pa.)

    There are several options for visiting the Culinary Academy, including Baking Buffet Tours, Open Houses, and more.

    IUP at Northpointe
    (Freeport, PA)

    Attend an Open House to learn more about this regional campus located just outside Pittsburgh, PA.

    IUP Punxsutawney
    (Punxsutawney, PA)

    Our Punxsutawney campus provides a small, engaging atmosphere for students where they will be given the support they need to succeed.

    Tori Stone loves IUP

    Why I Love IUP

    “When I visited IUP, the campus felt perfect. My freshman year in Stephenson was really nice. I felt at home.”

    Tori Stone, Class of 2015
    Geography major with an environmental geographer concentration with minors in psychology and anthropology who found her perfect major after joining an environmental club

    Why I Love IUP: Student Stories