About Us

The members of the Underrepresented Professional and Graduate Student Organization (UPnGO) at IUPUI aim to promote diversity and improve retention by providing avenues for academic, professional, and social support.  UPnGO seeks to improve the quality of student life for underrepresented professional and graduate students at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis. Participation in UPnGO programs and activities will provide members the opportunity to:


* Foster networks and collaborations

* Enhance graduate experiences

* Facilitate the transition from undergraduate to graduate school

* Receive academic support

* Gain information about fellowships, service, and activism


Currently enrolled students pursuing a graduate or professional degree and continuing education non-degree students are eligible for membership in UPnGO.