Students are considered primarily responsible for managing their progress towards graduation. Academic advisement is a vital support in this process.

Since accurate information is essential in moving forward, students are encouraged to fully use the resources listed below, in conjunction with their academic advisor(s) and department(s).


Answers to commonly asked questions about advisement. For more information, please contact your advisor, the Undergraduate Catalog, and the MyIUP website.

Liberal Studies

All students must fulfill the requirements of the university’s core curriculum, also known as the Liberal Studies Program.

Advising Resources

These offices support the advisement provided by your academic department and faculty advisor. Always check with your academic advisor when seeking assistance and also use the resources listed as appropriate.