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The University of Northern Iowa

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)

UNI Address

1222 W 27TH ST
General info:(319) 273-2311
Financial aid office:(319) 273-2700
Admissions office:(319) 273-2281University Homepage

Tuition + UNI Housing (2013-2014)

Meals Per Week:21

Undergrad Application Fee: $40
Grad Application Fee:$50

Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:5,198
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 12,023
# of Grad students: 3,090
# of Part time: 33
Total Students: 15,113




American Indian



Pacific Islander




Financial Aid

76% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $984

6% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $4,271

59% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $3,129

59% receive student loans and the average amount is $5,580Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Public 4 year or above Institution
Master's Colleges and Universities (larger programs)
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Special Programs

Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Required
Test Scores Required
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

80% men vs 86% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:1,674
Women Applicants:2,394
Men Admitted:1,333
Women Admitted:2,056

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