Tips for Success from the STARs:
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- Visit Campus!
- Apply Early!
- Research Majors!
- Ask Questions!
- Apply for Housing!
- Financial Aid!
- Sign up for Orientation!
- Send us your Transcripts!
The following are some helpful resources the STARs would like to share with prospective students. These are resources the STARs have used themselves when preparing for college.
- Admissions Office
- Request information, visit, apply! This website contains any information a prospective student would need to know for a future at UNI.
- Department of Residence
- Learn about UNI's diverse options for life in the residence halls, take a virtual tour of a dorm room in every hall, or contract to live on campus!
- Majors and Programs
- Got a major in mind? Check it out! Currently undecided? That's ok! This website provides in-depth descriptions of all 120+ majors and minors offered at UNI.
- Transfer Students
- This website is very helpful for transfer students. Use the Transfer Plan-It tool to match your transfer work with current UNI requirements.
- College Board
- This website includes important information about AP, CLEP, SAT, and ACT testing. You can manage important deadlines and find out how to register. This website is also helpful when trying to find a college, applying, and paying for college.
- Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Every student is required to fill this form out before coming to college. The FAFSA is available anytime after January 1st. Remember, NEVER pay to fill out the FAFSA. It's FREE!
- Fast Web
- SCHOLARSHIPS, SCHOLARSHIPS, SCHOLARSHIPS! Apply for scholarships that you qualify for and learn about other financial aid that may be available for you.