IUP students welcoming you to the Center for Multicultural Student Leadership and Engagement

The Center for Multicultural Student Leadership and Engagement is a campus gathering space and resource/programming center, providing students from diverse set of backgrounds a place to meet and socialize. Our dedicated space for student organizations and up-to-date collaboration areas provide a great place to meet and study.

The Center provides a variety of multicultural programs and student events, from leadership opportunities to fraternity and sorority life, including ways for all students to get involved on campus.

MCSLE Summer Calendar

June 1–30: Celebrating LGBT Pride

June 6: Netflix Potluck Lunch and Viewing/Discussion, Disclosure

June 12–19: Juneteenth Social Media Series 

June 19: MCSLE Podcast Broadcast: The Viewpoint

June 20: Summer Viewing and Discussion Series, Same God   

July 11: Summer Viewing and Discussion Series, Navalny

July 18: Intro. to the MCSLE, Part One

July 21: MCSLE Podcast Broadcast: The Viewpoint

August 10: Intro to the MSCLE, Part Two

Folger Student Center Hours of Operation

  • Monday–Thursday:
    11:00 a.m.–1:00 a.m.
  • Friday:
    11:00 a.m.–11:00 p.m.
  • Saturday:
    10:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.
  • Sunday:
    Noon–1:00 a.m. 

Other Areas of Interest

Student Organizations

A list of recognized student organizations at IUP, information on beginning a new organization, and information about the annual resubmission of the Organization Recognition Form for an already-recognized organization.

Diversity Events

A calendar of diversity events around campus, open to all members of the IUP community.

Office of Social Equity

The Office assists in creating a campus environment that promotes diversity and values individual differences. This page also includes information on IUP’s diversity commissions and councils: the President's Commission on Diversity and Inclusion, LGBTQIA+ Commission, Women's Commission, Hispanic Heritage Council, and Native American Awareness Council.

Campus Space and Reservations

If you need to reserve space on campus, whether it's outdoors or indoors, use this link to our space reservation system.

Travel Information

Find information about the various ways to travel to and from IUP and around campus.


Spring Finals Week Hours for the Library, Tutoring, Folger, and De-stressing Activities, and More

You’re heading into Finals Week and doing your best—to complete those last homework assignments, study for finals, and finish semester projects. We’ve brought together the Finals Week hours for study spaces like the library and Folger, tutoring schedules, dining schedules, and de-stressing activities. Take advantage of these resources to help make Finals Week go smoothly as you work your way through your schedule of final exams.

Barker Presents Master's Thesis on Strategic Communication

Eric Barker will present his master's thesis project on Strategic Communications on April 26 at 3:00 p.m. in the Elkin Hall 125 Conference Room.

IUP Hosting Algerian Freedom Advocate Rahmani and Poet and Comedian Avila

Two internationally known civil rights and diversity advocates will present programs at IUP in October 2022. Anouar Rahmani, a journalist, author, and law expert from Algeria, will be at IUP on October 12; and professor, author, and comedian Javier Ávila will present his one-man show on October 18. Both programs are free and open to the community.

IUP Homecoming Expected to Attract Thousands with Annual Parade, Reunions, Crimson Huddle, Football Game

Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s annual Homecoming celebration, September 30 through October 2, is expected to draw thousands to Indiana for alumni reunions and events for the entire community, including the annual parade and football game.

IUP Congratulates 2022 Homecoming Crimson Court

We would like to congratulate the 2022 Homecoming Crimson Court as we prepare for the upcoming festivities. This year’s court is represented by six IUP students in various degrees and representing multiple student organizations.