About the Academic Success Center

  • Mission Statement

    ASC@IUP is a hub connecting students with IUP’s array of curricular, co-curricular, and other support services that promote student success and well-being. It is a one-stop, one-click resource that responds to needs of the university community. 

    Goals of the Center

    • Positively impact overall student success and well-being;
    • Contribute to student satisfaction regarding their IUP experience;
    • Link students, faculty and staff with resources that contribute to student success.


    Students will be able to:

    • Understand risk factors that may limit their ability to effectively transition and be successful at IUP, as well as persist to graduation;
    • Demonstrate an awareness and use of curricular, co-curricular, and other support services that enhance academic success;
    • Develop an action plan to address and effectively navigate through barriers that limit success.

    Faculty and staff will be able to:

    • Identify resources that support student success and well-being;
    • Utilize the center resources in support of effective advising and coaching;
    • Better connect students with available resources.

    ASC@IUP will:

    • Disseminate timely communications related to student success; 
    • Ensure that university resources are aligned with student needs;
    • Collaborate with other university offices and groups to provide professional development for the university community.