University of Northern Iowa


University of Northern Iowa

Founded in 1876, the University of Northern Iowa emphasizes hands-on service learning and retains the proud distinction of leading Iowa's number one teacher education program. UNI offers 90+ majors, gives students the opportunity to explore a variety of interests and prepares them for success after college. Outside of the classroom, UNI's vibrant campus is home to 250+ student clubs and organizations, 17 Division I collegiate sport teams, a multitude of fine arts options and more.

Academic Programs

  • Design
  • Engineering
  • Research
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Communication
  • Music
  • Art & Design
  • Economics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Performing Arts
  • Social Science
  • Visual Arts

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Greek Life
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • ROTC Program
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines


Please see freshmen admission requirements here: Freshmen Admission Requirements
For international students, please see admission requirements here: Freshmen International Admission Requirements


Please see transfer admission requirements here: Transfer Admission Requirements

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School location

1227 W 27th St
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0005, United States of America

Phone number

(319) 273-2281