Office of Media Relations

  • Hometown News Release Form

    Return this form to the IUP Office of Media Relations

  • The Office of Media Relations is responsible for all internal and external media placements and media relations for the IUP community, except for athletic information, which comes from the Sports Information Office.

    The Media Relations director is the official spokesperson for the university, and all official university statements are generated through the Office of Media Relations.

    Emergency Hotline

    Call 724-357-7538 to reach IUP’s hotline for students, parents, and the media in the event of campus crisis or emergencies.

    The Office of Media Relations provides the following services and information. For further information, please contact the office at 724-357-3062.

  • Emergency Weather Policy
    IUP policies about cancelling classes and closing the university.
    Hometown News Release Form
    List of information needed to write a news release for student achievements.
    Pre-event Press Releases
    Details about: advance publicity for events;hometown news release form;list of information needed to write a news release for student achievements;emergency weather policy;policies about cancelling classes/closing the university;emergency hotline: 724-357-7538.
    Features, Reports on Accomplishments, Honors, etc.
    The Communications and Marketing Office is committed to conveying positive and accurate news about accomplishments and significant activities at IUP.