The University College provides targeted programs and resources aimed at supporting the academic and social success of all students.

Student Success Series

The Student Success Series is designed to help students be successful throughout their college experience. These weekly workshops cover important topics including time management, organization, study skills, and preparing for final exams.

Act 101 Program

The Act 101 Program, created as a result of the Pennsylvania Higher Education Equal Opportunity Act 101 in 1971 by the legislature of the commonwealth, focuses on servicing IUP students in order to make the ideal of equal educational opportunity a reality for all qualified students.

The program is free of charge and can provide the support required to experience higher levels of academic success, satisfaction, and graduation.

ACT 101 Textbook Lending Program

The ACT 101 Program provides a lending library of textbooks that students will primarily use during the first year of college. These textbooks are placed on reserve at the circulation desk at the Stapleton LibraryStudents can sign out books for up to two hours at a time and use them while at the Stapleton Library.

Athletic Academic Support

The University College collaborates with IUP Athletics to ensure that our student-athletes are receiving the support they need to successfully perform academically and athletically.