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

Todd Paris
University of Alaska Fairbanks, retired
Baja sunset
Personal Vision
Tim Schoon
University of Iowa
Inflatable art
General Features and Illustrations
Jaren Wilkey
Brigham Young University
Drilling
Science and Research
Lonnie Timmons III
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Lit up
Campus Environment
Jaslyn Gilbert
University of the Pacific
Full Moon Stargazing
Personal Vision
Aimee Obidzinski
University of Pittsburgh
Religious Studies
People & Portraits
Steve Jacobs
Clarkson University
Sky High
News and College Life
Molly Bartels
Indian River State College
Go Pioneers!
Sport Features & Illustrations
Jay Drowns
Utah Valley University
Player Downs
Sports Action