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
Colorful Aurora
Personal Vision
Tim Schoon
University of Iowa
Typewriter illustration
General Features and Illustrations
Matt Cashore
University of Notre Dame
Sunrise jog
Campus Environment
Scott Eklund
University of Washington
Hoop Dreams!
Sport Features & Illustrations
Joseph Howell
Vanderbilt University
Anechoic Chamber
People & Portraits
Andrew Ferguson
Kutztown University
Serves Up
Sports Action
Gregory Urquiaga
University of California, Davis
In Session
News and College Life
Joseph Howell
Vanderbilt University
On the Move
Science and Research
Todd Paris
University of Alaska Fairbanks, retired
Milky Way and aurora
Personal Vision