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

Matt Cashore
University of Notre Dame
Mosquito Buffet
Science and Research
Scott Weaver
Kansas State Athletics
K-State's Niamh McSherry
Sports Action
Jeff Fitlow
University Photographer
Organ Printing
Science and Research
Rebekah Baker
Brigham Young University
In Sync
Personal Vision
Bobby Ellis
Ball State University
Hands Up!
News and College Life
Nate Edwards
Brigham Young University
Entry
General Features and Illustrations
Joseph Howell
Vanderbilt University
Stackhouse
Sport Features & Illustrations
Dustin Michelson
Emporia State University
Speaking with hands
People & Portraits
Jaren Wilkey
Brigham Young University
Balance
Campus Environment