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Upper Iowa University

Fayette, Iowa

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Overview

Student Population
3,610
Upper Iowa University overview
Location Fayette, Iowa
Online uiu.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Remote Rural
Upper Iowa University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Fayette, Iowa, Upper Iowa University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 1,098 prospective students applied, and 717 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 185 enrolled in the school.  2,010 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,600 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $31,950 plus fees of $995. UIU is ranked 620 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

5/10
Overall
4/10
Academics
4/10
Resources
6/10
Outcomes
4/10
Value

UIU is rated within the lower 44% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Upper Iowa University within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Extremely Easy
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SAT 860/1046
ACT 18/23
GPA 3.13
Applications Accepted
65.3% 
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$31,950
Costs for Upper Iowa University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,590
Other Fees$995
Room and Board $9,105
Budget for Other Expenses$3,352
Total One Year Cost$46,992

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$42,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
45% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Upper Iowa University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 40%
Human Services 17%
Social Sciences 13%
Psychology 10%
Education 5%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=154493 IPEDS survey data for Upper Iowa University.

Current students may use the Upper Iowa University GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.