Undergraduate Studies and Student Success Department Academic Support Services

The Department of Undergraduate Studies and Student Success offers a number of services including Supplemental Instruction

See a list of those academic support services below. For information about peer educator and peer adviser positions, see our Employment section.

Peer Tutoring

Trained paraprofessional peer educators provide individual and small group assistance with how to learn content for mathematics, natural sciences, and various Liberal Studies courses.

First-Year Seminars

Seminars to enhance the student experience and academic success at IUP

Supplemental Instruction

SI provides small-group study/review sessions for sections of courses with difficult content or high levels of failure and withdrawal rates. Peer leaders guide students on how to learn course content.

Act 101

State-funded program which allocates funds to Pennsylvania schools that operate an Act 101 program at their institution.

Freshman Year Experience

A program of one-credit courses designed to help incoming Freshman adjust to college classes and study.