New Student Guide

  • Academics
    The academic basics: deans, support, and the academic calendar.
    Involvement
    Getting involved is key to your success at IUP. Here are a few ways you can get involved on campus.
    Diversity and Inclusion
    IUP students come from diverse cultures, places, and backgrounds. Here are some of the diversity resources available to all students at IUP.
    Support and Safety
    At IUP, we want to provide you with a safe and supportive campus environment where you will find success and feel at home.
    Opening Week Hours of Operation
    Hours of operation for some key campus offices during the first week of classes.
    Campus Services
    Dining, jobs, technology, and more.
    Campus Compass
    A quick listing of campus offices of interest to new students.
  • A Message from Dr. Driscoll, President of IUP

    Welcome Class of 2022!

    IUP is your university…that’s why we say we are all about your success!

    Become involved and get connected… make IUP your home.

    Read the Beak… use Crimson Connect to make new friends.

    Looking forward to seeing you during Welcome Weekend!

    Michael Driscoll, IUP President
    @PresDriscoll

    Engage at IUP infographic

    Ways to Engage at IUP

    • 300 student organizations to connect with through Crimson Connect
    • 10% of undergraduate students participate in Fraternity/Sorority Life
    • An average of 1 major STATIC event occurs per week throughout the semester
    • Thousands of students view "The Beak" each day for the week's events
    • Follow us on social media: @iupedu; facebook.com/iupedu
    • Over 30 multicultural events are offered to students through MCSLE