The Punxsutawney area is known for Groundhog Day every February 2nd when "Punxsutawney Phil" emerges from his winter habitat to predict six more weeks of winter or an early spring.
But Punxsutawney has so much more to offer IUP students:
A safe and quiet area to pursue you college courses
Easy access to many local points of interest.
An abundance of restaurants offering a variety of cuisines
Grocery Stores, Drug Stores/Pharmacy, Banking/ATM machines, large retailers and fitness centers.