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Recommended Safety Precautions during the April 8 Solar Eclipse

A total solar eclipse will be visible in many cities across the United States on Monday, April 8. Allegheny, Armstrong, Indiana, and Jefferson counties will experience a partial eclipse between 2:00 and 4:30 p.m. IUP classes, events, and work assignments will continue as scheduled on April 8 at all campuses and centers, but these safety guidelines should be followed.

IUP Dance Team Wins Big at Virginia Competition

On Saturday, March 23, the IUP Dance Team took part in their first intercollegiate dance match outside of Pennsylvania, the Precision Intercollegiate Dance Competition, held in Manassas, VA. Despite this being the team's first competition in several years, the team was successful, earning the judges' award for "most entertaining" performance and other accolades.

Spring Break 2024: A Message from Vice President Segar

You have worked hard this semester and certainly deserve the upcoming break from classes. My hope is that next week includes fun, relaxation and rest, and that you return to classes prepared for a strong finish to the semester.

Follow-up on Incident in Jane Leonard Hall

Message sent to students in follow up to the incidents in Jane Leonard Hall.

Briscoe Joins Division of Student Affairs

Roger Briscoe II has joined the Division of Student Affairs as the executive director of Student Inclusion.

IUP Men’s Ice Hockey Club Team Makes Donations to Veteran’s Group, Indiana Regional Medical Center

During the fall semester, Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Men’s Ice Hockey club team raised $2,350 for the Western Pennsylvania Veterans Relief Fund and collected more than 200 stuffed animals for pediatric patients at Indiana Regional Medical Center.

IUP Men’s Rugby Club Wins National Championship Against University of Memphis

The Indiana University of Pennsylvania Rugby Club won the national championship against the University of Memphis on Sunday, December 10, in Houston, Texas.

Fall Finals Week Hours for Library, Tutoring, Folger, 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.

Incident Update and Student Support Resources

A message from Dr. Segar to students following the incident on October 29, 2023, sharing information on mental health support and safety.

We Continue To Support You; Information To Help To Keep You Safe

A message from Dr. Segar to IUP students expressing sympathy and providing information on mental health support, safety measures, and community unity in response to a recent tragedy in the Indiana community.

Additional Follow Up on Last Night's Incident

Message to students after the events of October 7, 2023.

Your 2023 Crimson Court

Now in its thirteenth year at IUP, the Crimson Court will take part in all university Homecoming activities, including the parade. The Crimson Court consists of students chosen by a university-wide vote to represent each of the colleges at IUP.

Find the Student Organization That Works for You

Are you looking to get involved in clubs and organizations on campus but don’t know where to start? IUP offers many options with over 250 recognized student organizations, and you can browse all of them through Crimson Connect.

Happening at the HUB

STATIC is hosting a full day of events for students on Thursday, August 31, to celebrate the IUP Student Co-op's ninetieth anniversary and the opening of the E-Sports Arena at the HUB. All activities are free, so stop by and grab a BINGO card, enjoy the fun, eat some great food, and celebrate.

PASSHE Book Club: Overbooked

After hearing suggestions from across the State System and in light of this year’s keynote speaker, Heather McGee, for the 2023 DEI Summit, PASSHE has decided to launch “Overbooked,” a series of sessions set up to discuss McGee’s book, “The Sum of Us.”

2023 PASSHE DEI Summit

The PASSHE 2023 DEI Summit is November 8–10. Proposals are being accepted until September 7.

Let’s Connect with Project Connect

The Office of Student Wellness and Engagement is partnering with the Student Government Association to bring a different approach to connecting on campus. This new initiative is intended to bring together students and student group leaders for the purpose of forming community and greater ties at IUP.

IUP Video Showcasing Commitment to Student Success Earns Emmy Nomination

A video produced by members of Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Division of Student Affairs has been nominated for a 2023 Mid-Atlantic Emmy award by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.

Wellbeats: Free to All IUP Students

The Student Cooperative Association offers Wellbeats Wellness, an on-demand fitness, mindfulness, and nutrition platform free to all IUP students.

IUP to Begin New Academic Year with Student Success Infrastructure

Indiana University of Pennsylvania begins the 2023–24 academic year with a new student success infrastructure.

Popular Adopt a Game Program is Back… for Volleyball! Now Accepting Sponsors

The Adopt a Game program has expanded beyond basketball and is now accepting sponsors for the Women’s Volleyball season. Students and staff groups, organizations, and departments from IUP are all welcome to participate in this free sponsorship opportunity.

Food Pantry and Help Center Holds Summer Drive

The IUP Food Pantry and Help Center will hold a summer food drive from Wednesday, July 5, until Friday, August 4.  Donation bins will be stationed across campus at Sutton Hall (first floor), Elkin Hall, Zink Hall, and the library. 

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.