The President's Commission on the Status of Women at IUP is part of a larger network of such commissions at all member universities of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.

All are charged with examining the status of women at the individual universities, identifying areas that need improvement, recommending solutions for problems, promoting networking, and encouraging leadership among women.

The Women's Commission at IUP supports multiple programs across the campus and is actively involved in various leadership groups. Programs receiving funding support or active participation from the Women's Commission include:

For current news and event information, please visit the Rhonda H. Luckey Center for Health and Well-Being or the Women's and Gender Studies news section.

Contact Information

For further information about the Women's Commission, please contact Lorell Hoyer or Ann Sesti, interim co-chairpersons: or

(Photo Below: 2019 Women's Leadership Awards Student Applicants)

2019 Womens Leadership Awards Applicants