For Prospective IUP Punxsutawney Students

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At IUP Punxsutawney, you have many options. You can start one of 140 degree programs available at IUP here, and go on to finish your degree at the Indiana campus. Or, you can start and finish an associate's degree or a bachelor's degree without leaving IUP Punxsutawney.

With new scholarship opportunities, there is no better time than right now to find out how all of your academic needs can be met close to home.

Thinking about attending a university can be intimidating. We see students every day who wonder, "Will I fit in?" "Can I do the work?" If these worries are holding you back, IUP Punxsutawney is your answer. The community and the classes are small, so you get very individualized attention from experienced IUP faculty, administrators and staff, all here to help you to meet your goals. Hear more from students like you.

Whether your plans are to earn a four-year degree, or to complete a program to prepare to join an ever-changing workforce, we know you'll fit in here.

Our academic building has everything you need: state-of-the-art computer labs and classrooms, a library, and comfortable spaces to meet with your fellow students and faculty. Rushed to get a meal? Enjoy the full-service dining facility at the center of the building. If you'd like to live on campus, we have suite-style living and housing grants available to you to make living at IUP Punxsutawney comfortable and affordable.

All the resources of IUP, as one of the state's public, doctoral research universities are available to students at IUP Punxsutawney, including all activities and events at the Indiana campus.

We are sure you have many questions. The information in this website may help to answer some of them, but we'd love to talk with you, and welcome you for a tour of IUP Punxsutawney. Contact us: 814-938-6711, or e-mail us at

It's not too late to create your future!