How to Apply or Request Information

  • Request an Application or Information for Act 120 Municipal Police Academy Programs

    Obtain the PDF Application Request Form for the Criminal Justice Training Center's Act 120 police academy program. Please mail the form, along with the $30 nonrefundable application fee, to the address below. Upon receipt of your request and the application fee, an application to the program will be forwarded to you.

    Application Request Form Mailing Address:

    Criminal Justice Training Center
    Indiana University of Pennsylvania
    S.W. Jack Bldg., Suite 300
    57 South 9th Street
    Indiana, PA 15701

  • This short video tutorial will provide step-by-step instructions on how to complete the IUP Police Academy application packet. You can play the video from various devices. If you need more information go to the Criminal Justice Training Center website or call our office, 724-357-6943.

    Note: Be advised, the Pennsylvania criminal history check fee has been increased to $22. Also, for FBI fingerprinting, use vendor Identogo. Type the following link into your search browser (do not copy and paste):


    You can electronically schedule to have your prints done at a designated location. If you need assistance, please call 855-845-7434.