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University of Northern Iowa

Cedar Falls, Iowa

Overview

Student Population
11,187
National Rank
#464
University of Northern Iowa overview
Location Cedar Falls, Iowa
Online uni.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
University of Northern Iowa overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Cedar Falls, Iowa, University of Northern Iowa is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 5,217 prospective students applied, and 4,212 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,661 enrolled in the school.  9,264 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,923 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $7,665 plus fees of $1,273. UNI is ranked 464 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Challenging
University of Northern Iowa overview
SAT 980/1240
ACT 21/26
GPA 3.21
Applications Accepted
80.7% 
University of Northern Iowa overview
Applications Due Aug 15, 2020
Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Iowa Resident Tuition
$7,665
In State Costs for University of Northern Iowa
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$900
Other Fees$1,273
Room and Board $8,948
Budget for Other Expenses$2,148
Total One Year Cost$20,934
Out of State Resident Tuition
$18,207
Out of State Costs for University of Northern Iowa
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$900
Other Fees$1,273
Room and Board $8,948
Budget for Other Expenses$2,148
Total One Year Cost$31,476

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$47,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
67% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Northern Iowa students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 22%
Education 17%
Social Sciences 8%
Communication 6%
Biology 5%

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May 5, 2017
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Apr 20, 2017
G******e from Iowa
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Great school! Perfect size, with a lot of majors, but not too big to get lost in the crowd.

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Sep 30, 2016
G******f from Iowa
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A degree from UNI has ZERO real world value!!! It ruined my life!!! Run like your life depended on it!!! There are much bettrr schools out there. Pick one, any one, just not UNI...

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