Tuition & Fees

$12,979

$17,299

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
14%
500-599
45%
400-499
35%
300-399
5%
600-699
8%
500-599
44%
400-499
40%
300-399
8%
700-800
0
600-699
4%
500-599
25%
400-499
47%
300-399
22%
200-299
2%
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undergraduateRatios

43%

male

57%

female

1

teacher

16

students

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Not Selective

90%

acceptance rate

Accepted 8,973
Declined + 907
Total Received 9,880
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Public

10,143

undergraduate students

2,173

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Criminology
  2. Nursing
  3. Marketing
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Codes

SAT 2652
ACT 3704

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Location

School Facts

Indiana University of Pennsylvania, founded in 1875, is a public, comprehensive institution. It is the only doctoral research university in Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education. Its 374-acre campus is located in western Pennsylvania, 65 miles from Pittsburgh.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 12,316
Established in 1875
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
•  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  ACF (American Culinary Federation)
•  ADiA (American Dietetic Association)
•  APA (American Psychological Association)
•  ASHA (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association)
•  CAAHEP (Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs)
•  CAATE (Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education)
•  CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  CoARC (Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care)
•  MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education)
•  NASAD (National Association of Schools of Art and Design)
•  NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)
•  NAST (National Association of Schools of Theatre)
•  NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education)
•  PAB (Planning Accreditation Board)

Indiana, PA

374‐acre, suburban campus in Indiana (population: 13,981), 50 miles from Pittsburgh; branch/satellite campuses in Harrisburg, Monroeville, Northpointe, and Punxsutawney. Served by bus; major airport serves Pittsburgh; train serves Latrobe (20 miles). Public transportation serves campus.

Indiana University of Pennsylvania
1011 South Drive
Indiana, PA 15705

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
32%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
86%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus

Greek Life

 
18 fraternities 8% of male students
 
15 sororities 8% of female students
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
8%
Top 1/4
27%
Top 1/2
59%
Bottom 1/2
41%
Bottom 1/4
13%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
14%
500-599
45%
400-499
35%
300-399
5%
600-699
8%
500-599
44%
400-499
40%
300-399
8%
700-800
0
600-699
4%
500-599
25%
400-499
47%
300-399
22%
200-299
2%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $25
Common application accepted no
Application deadline
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Required of some
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Required

Not Selective

90%

acceptance rate

Accepted 8,973
Declined + 907
Total Received 9,880

Admissions Factors

Important

Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Considered

Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Interview
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

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Admissions Contact

Stacy Hopkins
Executive Director of Undergraduate Admissions
P: 724 357-2230
F: 724 357-6281
admissions-inquiry@iup.edu

Financial Aid

55%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$10,314

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $9,570
Room $8,950
Board $3,642
Additional fees $3,409
Books & supplies $1,100
Total $26,671
Average Financial Aid - $10,314
Total with Avg. Aid $16,357

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $18,088,488
State $11,359,696
Institutional $5,200,453
Other external $2,845,215
Total $37,493,852

Non-need-based

Federal
State $259,052
Institutional $1,453,965
Other external $550,281
Total $2,263,298
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Financial Aid Deadline

State aid form
April 15

Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Office

P: 724 357-2218
F: 724 357-2094
financial-aid@iup.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Ragan Griffin
Director of Financial Aid
rgriffin@iup.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
field hockey
football
golf
lacrosse
soccer
softball
swimming
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

Baseball, Cheerleading, Cycling, Equestrian Sports, Fencing, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Martial Arts, Paintball, Riflery, Rugby, Sailing, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball

Club Sports - Women's

Cheerleading, Cycling, Equestrian Sports, Fencing, Golf, Ice Hockey, In-Line Hockey, Lacrosse, Martial Arts, Paintball, Riflery, Sailing, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Ultimate Frisbee, Rugby, Volleyball

Intramural/Recreational Sports

Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer (indoor/outdoor), Volleyball

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Athletic Directors

Steve Roach (men's)
Director Of Athletics
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference
Mascot
Crimson Hawks
School colors
crimson and grey

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Administration/Leadership
Administration/Leadership/Non-Profit/Public Sectors
Adult/Community Education
Adult/Community Education/Instructional Design/Technology
Anthropology
Applied Archaeology
Applied Mathematics
Applied/Industrial Chemistry
Art
Art Education
Art Studio
Asian Studies
Athletic Training
Biochemistry
Biology
Biology Education
Business
Business Administration
Business Education
Business/Workforce Development
Chemistry
Chemistry Education
Child Development/Family Relationships
Clinical Laboratory Science
Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Communications Media
Communications Media/Instructional Technology
Computer Science
Counseling
Criminology
Curriculum/Instruction
Disability Services
Early Childhood Education
Early Childhood/Special Education
Earth/Space Science Education
Economics
Education
Educational Psychology
Elementary/Middle School Mathematics Education
Elementary/Secondary School Counseling
Employment/Labor Relations
English
English Education
Environmental Engineering
Family/Consumer Science Education
Fashion Merchandising
Finance
Food/Nutrition
General Studies
Geography
Geology
Health Services Administration
Health/Physical Education
History
Hospitality Management
Human Resources Management
Interdisciplinary Fine Arts
Interior Design/Housing
International Business
International Studies
Journalism
Literacy
Management
Management Information Systems
Marketing
Mathematics
Mathematics Education
Middle Level Education
Music
Music Education
Music Performance
Natural Sciences
Nuclear Medicine Technology
Nursing
Nutrition
Philosophy
Physical Education/Sport
Physics
Physics Education
Physics/Nano-Science/Industrial
Political Science
Psychology
Public Affairs
Public Health
Regional Planning
Religious Studies
Respiratory Care
Safety Science
Safety/Health/Environmental Applied Sciences
School Psychology
Social Sciences Education
Sociology
Spanish
Spanish Education
Special Education
Speech-Language Pathology
Speech/Language Pathology
Sport Sciences
Student Affairs in Higher Education
Studio Art
Theatre
Vocational/Technical Education
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Criminology
  2. Nursing
  3. Marketing

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • External degree program
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Self-designed majors
  • Weekend College

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Engineering
  • Health Professions
  • Natural Science
  • Other

Pre-professional Programs

  • Other
  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-optometry
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-veterinary science

12,316

total students

95%

in-state

5%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

82%

10,143
students

Female
57%
5,798

Male
43%
4,345

18%

2,173
students

Female
61%
1,322

Male
39%
851

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

92%

9,350
students

Female
59%
5,429

Male
41%
3,921

8%

793
students

Female
47%
369

Male
53%
424

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Student Break-down

3%
Nonresident aliens
12%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Hispanic/Latino
71%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
4%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

99%

Transfer applicants accepted

51%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Recommended of Some
Essay or personal statement Recommended of Some

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 31
Countries most often represented Brazil
Canada
China
Kuwait
Saudi Arabia
South Korea
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
English lab
International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Michele Petrucci
Assistant Vice President for International Education & Global Engagement
724 357-2295
michelep@iup.edu

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