Our mission is to expand awareness about educational opportunities and to assist eligible students to enroll in a GED program or post secondary institution. The UNI EOC program strives to assist individuals with overcoming educational barriers.
The University of Northern Iowa Educational Opportunity Center (UNI-EOC) received funding for five years, from 2011-2016, for $437,266 per grant year from The U.S. Department of Education. The funding falls under Title IV of the Education Act of 1965 and is part of the TRiO programs. The UNI-EOC is one of 128 grantees awarded a five-year grant to provide college admissions counseling and information to qualified individuals.