Indiana University (Pennsylvania) Off-Campus Housing Guide When to search
If you are interested in off campus housing near IUP you are going to want to start your search right away in September. Most leases are signed the fall semester a year ahead of the date that you would be moving in. So if you'd like to get a good IUP apartment or a house for three or four friends, make sure to lock up a lease as early as September and no later than November.
Average Rent for IUP Apartments and Houses
Going to a small school definitely has some benefits. Specifically, it's cheap. Living in Indiana, Pennsylvania is relatively an inexpensive place no matter how many bedrooms you are looking for. For rooms of all sizes, the prices across the board are relatively the same. Typically, one bedroom apartments are about 50% more expensive than two bedrooms or three bedrooms, but in Indiana, apartments are very affordable.
Whether you are looking for a house to share with your best buds or you wanted to rid the roommates and live alone, apartments and houses near IUP come in many options.
Below is a breakdown of prices for houses and apartments near IUP
Life in IUP Where to Have Fun
Things to Do
Whether you're looking for a rager, fun school events, or if you are into cheering on the Crimson Hawks these event are just what you need:
- Greek Life
- Athletic Events
In addition, you can always head downtown to check out some cute shops, restaurants, and beautiful historic buildings.
Bars and Dining
Whether you just want to grab a beer with some friends or eat some delicious food these bars never seem to disappoint. Check out Philly Street for lots of restaurants that deliver to your doorstep.
- H.B. Culpeper's
- Twisted Jimmy's
- Steel City Samiches Bar & Grille
Into hiking or nature? No problem, Indiana has 280 acres of woods that you can hike and enjoy the surrounding silence of nature. Similarly, there are many parks around IUP with frolfing courses, and outdoor fitness stations. If you'd prefer to stay on campus you can always sit out on the lawn at Oak Grove to catch up on some studying or meet up with friends