IUP at Northpointe

The Regional Advantage

Our regional advantage enables you to receive a university education while commuting, close to home. Offering academic opportunities including first-year courses, associate’s degrees, and bachelor’s degrees, IUP at Northpointe is a unique opportunity to attend a small campus that is committed to your success.

  • Enjoy a smooth transition from high school to college, without traveling far from home.

  • Involve yourself in a small campus where you can find the support to succeed.

  • Find friendships that will last a lifetime.

  • Learn in a state-of-the-art classroom and computer lab.

  • Be part of small classes with highly trained IUP faculty, all focused on your success.

  • Explore scholarships and grants that make IUP affordable.

World Education

We also offer over 800 online, noncredit courses and career training programs. They are available in many disciplines, such as healthcare, personal fitness, technology, human resources, and management (including popular Six Sigma certifications). Check out some of the most popular programs offered!

IUP at Northpointe Course Offerings

Learn more about what IUP at Northpointe has to offer prospective students.

IUP at Northpointe Personal Information Session

* June 9, 2022
9:00 AM –4:00 PM

In-person or Zoom Meeting


To register, visit Register for a Campus Visit Program, e-mail dpurtell@iup.edu, or call 724-294-3311.


Professionalism in Work and Life Program Offered at IUP at Northpointe

IUP at Northpointe is offering a Professionalism in Work and Life program for high school students. The program will run 6:00–7:15 p.m. on May 9, 11, 16, and 18, 2022.

Northpointe Dean’s List, Fall 2021

Students who earn a 3.25 or higher grade point average based on at least 12 semester hours of graded coursework are recognized on the Dean’s List each semester: fall, spring, and summer.

Center for Organ Recovery and Education Visits Respiratory Care Program at Northpointe

Junior respiratory therapy students had a visit from staff at the Center for Organ Recovery and Education in Pittsburgh for a classroom and wet-lab educational sessions on February 1, 2022.

Williams Named IUP at Northpointe Essay Scholarship Recipient

Emma Williams, a junior IUP respiratory care student, is the recipient of the 2021–22 IUP Northpointe Essay Scholarship for her reflection on the fear, unexpected silver linings, and deeper purpose for her future career as a respiratory therapist since the start of the pandemic.

IUP's Respiratory Care Program Celebrates 2021 Respiratory Care Week

In honor of the 2021 Respiratory Care Week (October 24–30) the IUP Respiratory Care Faculty, in conjunction with the IUP Northpointe staff, hosted Happy Donut Monday, Halloween Party Wednesday, and Bagel Break Thursday to commemorate this special week for the Respiratory Care profession.