Mission

The UPAA is an international organization of college and university photographers dedicated to the application and practice of photography as it relates to higher education.

Our organization is committed to photographic excellence through continuing education and networking with our professional colleagues. Founded November 12, 1961 by a group of New England photographers, UPAA has expanded to included members from 2-year, 4-year, public and private universities and colleges from nearly every state, Canada, Israel, Australia, Grenada, and Europe. The UPAA represents the very best in Higher Education photography from the best photographers.

The Visual History of Higher Education

Glenn Carpenter
Moraine Valley Community College
Battle of the Braids
Sports Action
Jay Drowns
Utah Valley University
Visitors Locker room
Sport Features & Illustrations
Jaren Wilkey
Brigham Young University
Construction Drone
Science and Research
jeff hanson
University of Alabama
Snow Day!
News and College Life
Jaslyn Gilbert
University of the Pacific
Just the Two of Us and the Universe
Personal Vision
Jay Drowns
Utah Valley University
Skin Cancer
People & Portraits
Daryl Marshke
University of Michigan
Big House lightning !
Campus Environment
John Russell
Vanderbilt University
Strong Inside
Sports Action
Matt Cashore
University of Notre Dame
Salute
General Features and Illustrations