University of Northern Iowa

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The University of Northern Iowa (UNI) is an educational provider based in Cedar Falls, Iowa. The University is recognized for its excellence in education, and provides over 90 majors designed with student success in mind.

UNI's scenic campus is easily walkable from end to end in about 10 minutes, and the area is surrounded by more than 100 miles of recreational trails.UNIis located in the city of Cedar Falls, a welcoming community in the heartland of the United States.Situated on the banks of the Cedar River in northeast Iowa, the Cedar Falls-Waterloometropolitan area (population 110,000) provides students the benefits of urban life in a safe,small-city setting.It is centrally located between Chicago, Minneapolis, Kansas City and St. Louis.

UNI is a student-oriented university with a lot to offer. Its medium size of more than 12,000 students, enables it to offer the faculty, facilities and academic choices of a major university, while retaining a friendly, small college atmosphere. UNI annually appears on the U.S News and World Report rankings of Midwest regional colleges and universities in its America's Best Colleges Guide.UNI was also found to be one of the 50 safest colleges in the U.S., according to the Daily Beast

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Great community!!!Becca, from United States

I came here because my sisters love it here and the scholarships I received I could not pass up. Get involved! You will meet so many people and it will make your experience here so much better....read full review

Best college of BusinessEvans, from Kenya

UNI is the best college of business in the Midwest and the nearest major shopping outlets include Wal-mart, Target, K-Mart, and College Square Mall. It takes time to know the area, the college and service here at UNI. There are very many friendly people here - do not...read full review

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University of Northern Iowa is located in Iowa.

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ANNUAL Living Costs help The amounts listed are only an approximate minimum cost of living, and will vary according to individual lifestyle. This information has been taken from the institution website

  • Health:US$1300
  • Transport:US$1000

MINIMUM ENGLISH SCORE help These are the minimum required scores for this institution. Please confirm the minimum score required for your specific course with the relevant department.


  • Undergraduate:79
  • Postgraduate:79


  • Postgraduate:6.5

University of Northern Iowa accepts IELTS*

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