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Upper Iowa University

Fayette, IA
University Website: www.uiu.edu
Apply Online: www.uiu.edu/calltoaction/apply.html
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Coordinates: 42°50′17″N 91°48′00″W / 42.838°N 91.800°W / 42.838; -91.800

Established in 1857, Upper Iowa University (UIU) is a private institution of higher education with its residential campus located in northeast Iowa, United States near the Volga River in the rural community of Fayette, where around 900 students are enrolled.

UIU offers distance education programs that include 15 centers in the U.S., an online program, an independent study program, and centers in Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia. UIU has a total student enrollment of more than 6,000 students with a 24:1 student-to-faculty ratio (based on university-wide enrollment).

Upper Iowa offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in more than 40 majors, including art, business, conservation management, education, higher education administration, human services, information technology, liberal arts, math, nursing, psychology, science, and more. It operates on two eight-week terms per semester, allowing students to take two classes per term.

UIU is the only NCAA Division II Athletics Program in the state of Iowa and a member of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC).

Upper Iowa University is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $23,356.00 avg tuition

605 Washington St
Fayette, IA 52142-1857
(563) 425-5200

Apply online Admissions:
www.uiu.edu/admissions/index.html
Financial Aid:
www.uiu.edu/admissions/financiala..

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Upper Iowa University

Statistics:
Applied 1,186
Admitted 713 60%
Enrolled total 164
Full Time: 164
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 340 560
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 420 490
ACT Composite 19 24
ACT English 16 23
ACT Math 18 24
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 56%
4-year graduation rate 32%
6-year graduation rate 35%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Upper Iowa University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $23,356.00 $23,356.00 $23,356.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $813.00 $813.00 $813.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $15,012.00 $15,012.00 $15,012.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $417.00 $417.00 $417.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $7,070.00 $7,070.00 $2,400.00
Other Expenses $2,400.00 $2,400.00 $2,400.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $50.00
Books and Supplies $1,400.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 100%
Percent receiving grant aid 100%
Avg amount of grant aid $15,572.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 99%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,633.00

Upper Iowa University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations X
Plant Sciences, Other X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Finance, General X X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X X
International Business/Trade/Commerce X X
Management Information Systems, General X
Marketing, Other X X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
Organizational Behavior Studies X
Organizational Leadership X X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Communication, General X
Sports Communication X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X X
EDUCATION
Community College Education X
Curriculum and Instruction X
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs X
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Reading Teacher Education X X
Social Science Teacher Education X
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Industrial Technology/Technician X
Quality Control Technology/Technician X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other X
Long Term Care Administration/Management X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration X
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management X X
Homeland Security X X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Natural Resources/Conservation, General X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies, Other X
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management X
Sports Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Forensic Chemistry X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Human Services, General X X
Public Administration X X X
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other X X
Social Work X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Criminology X
Social Sciences, General X X
Sociology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X
Commercial and Advertising Art X

Scholarships for Students in Iowa

Name Amount Deadline
Iowa Vocational-Technical Tuition Grant Up to $1,200 July 01, 2017
Paul and Helen L. Grauer Scholarship $1,000 January 31, 2017
Robert K. and Evelyn M. Reiste Memorial Scholarship $1,000 February 10, 2017
David Arver Memorial Scholarship $1,000 April 01, 2017
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017
Woodward Scholarship Varies February 10, 2017
INF Scholarship Varies February 10, 2017

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