The Division of Student Affairs promotes and enhances student success and personal development by collaboratively and strategically creating and leading programs and services, which advocate for and respond to the broad spectrum of student needs, interests, and aspirations.

The Pathfinder

The Pathfinder is IUP’s newest email newsletter for students that highlights events, academic tips, student organizations, health and wellness advice, and additional information about student life at IUP.

Food Pantry

The IUP Food Pantry and Help center will be closed from May 7 to August 16.

Travel Information

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

Personnel, Programs, and Services

Division of Student Affairs Offices at IUP

Student Support

Part of achieving success as a student is knowing when to ask for help.

Student Affairs Strategic Planning and Assessment

The Student Affairs Division maintains four overarching keystones which reflect the mission and vision of the department, and which help to characterize and advance the holistic and inclusive nature of co-curricular learning at IUP.

About Student Affairs

Within IUP’s Student Affairs Division are faculty, staff, and student paraprofessionals who are dedicated to promoting the success of IUP students on all levels—academically and personally.

About IUP

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Men's Rugby Defends National Championship and Women's Rugby Finishes Season as Ninth-Ranked D2 Program

The IUP Men's and Women's Rugby teams traveled to Washington, DC on April 28–30 to take on the Collegiate Rugby National Championships. The IUP Women's rugby team entered their first national 7s championship tournament. In contrast, the Men's rugby team came in as defending national champions (2022).

IUP Council of Trustees Approves Naming Resolutions

Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Council of Trustees approved three naming resolutions on Thursday, May 4, 2023.

IUP Council of Trustees Approve Naming of Rooms in Kovalchick Complex in Honor of Phi Sigma Kappa Fraternity

On May 4, 2023, Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Council of Trustees approved naming two rooms in IUP’s Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex in honor of the contributions from IUP’s Phi Sigma Kappa fraternity.

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.

Annual Sidewalk Commentary Contest Planned for April 26

The annual Indiana University of Pennsylvania Sidewalk Commentary Contest, also known as “Chalk the Walk,” will be held Wednesday, April 26, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the IUP Oak Grove. In case of inclement weather, the event will be held Friday, April 28.