School Overview

University of Northern Iowa is a Public, 4 years college located in Cedar Falls, Iowa. UNI ranked 7th in Iowa Colleges and 9th in Federal Region VII.
It has a total enrollment of 9,507 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - other. UNI's acceptance rate is 86.00% last year (undergraduate school).
University of Northern Iowa is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address1227 W 27th St, Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0005
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - other

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of University of Northern Iowa is 86.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 38.00%. The application fees are $40 for undergraduate programs and $60 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate86.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)38.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$40
Graduate Application Fees$60

Tuition & Fees

UNI's 2022 tuition & fees is $9,053 for Iowa residents and $19,753 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $10,569 for Iowa residents and $21,201 for out-of-students.
Iowa ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$9,053$19,753
Graduate Tuition & Fees$10,569$21,201
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 9,507 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 909 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. UNI has 8,289 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,218 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students9,507
Undergraduate Students8,289
Graduate Students1,218
Online Enrollment909

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs162 Programs
Number of online programs19 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Doctorate (Other)

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Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
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