Upper Iowa University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

Parker Fox Hall

PO Box 1859

Fayette, IA 52142

(563) 425-5281

(800) 553-4150

Fax: (563) 425-5323



Contact: Linc Morris

Vice President of Enrollment Management
Main Address

605 Washington Street, PO Box 1857

Fayette, IA 52142

(563) 425-5200

www.uiu.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 787

Degree-seeking undergrads: 767

Graduate enrollment: 27

Setting

Rural setting

Rural community (under 2,500)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $15

Online application fee: $15
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 62%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 60%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Arts Management B
Commercial/Advertising Art B
Fine/Studio Arts B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General A,B
Business Administration/Management A,B
Management Information Systems B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Information Technology C

Education

Biology Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
Education – General B
Elementary Education B
Health Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Junior High Education B
Kindergarten/Preschool Education B
Physical Education B
Reading Teacher Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Social Science Teacher Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Special Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Health Facilities Administration B
Health System Administration B
Physical Therapy Assistance B
Predentistry B
Premedicine B
Prepharmacy B
Preveterinary Medicine B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B
Forestry – General B
Natural Resources & Conservation – General B
Natural Resources Management/Policy B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness B
Parks/Leisure Facilities Management B

Personal & Culinary Services

Funeral Services/Mortuary Science B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Human Services B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Criminology B
Social Sciences – General B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Upper Iowa University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(563) 425-5200
Website:www.uiu.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.uiu.edu/future/apply-now.html
Address:605 Washington St, Fayette, IA 52142-1857
Setting:43
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,758
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):40%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,974 (41% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$28,890
Out-of-state Tuition:$28,890
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$17,054

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Upper Iowa University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Upper Iowa University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services3187
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education1110
Engineering2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields21
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Health Professions and Related Programs4
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies31
Physical Sciences2
Psychology111
Public Administration and Social Service Professions142
Social Sciences13
Visual and Performing Arts2
Grand total445623

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Upper Iowa University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services7
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Grand total17

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Upper Iowa University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$28,890
Out-of-state$28,890
Books and supplies$1,560

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$17,964
Out-of-state$17,964

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid237100%
Grant or scholarship aid22996%$17,054
Student loan aid13758%$8,475

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,57863%$9,836
Federal student loans2,58463%$10,183

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Upper Iowa University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Upper Iowa University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,901933968
Percent admitted100%59%53%
Percent admitted who enrolled11%7%15%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Upper Iowa University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment4,758
Undergraduate enrollment3,991
Graduate enrollment767

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Upper Iowa University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels

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