English UNI Fact Sheet

Location: Cedar Falls, Iowa
Metropolitan Population: 117,000
Founded: 1876
Enrollment: 10655 undergraduates
10655 graduates
Representing 46 states and 70 countries
Degree Programs: 90+ undergraduate majors
50+ graduate programs
Class Size: 35% of classes have fewer than 20 students
85% of classes have fewer than 40 students
Student / Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1
Average Age of Undergraduates: 21.5
Average Age of Graduate Students: 31.9
ACT Scores of Entering Freshmen: 49% -- Scores of 21-25 
22.7% --Scores of 26 or above
Student Body from Iowa: 91.1%
Campus Housing: 8 residence halls, 3 university apartment complexes
Student Employment: 3,500 student jobs on campus
Student Organizations: More than 300 organizations, including special interest clubs, sororities and fraternities, religious groups and academic honoraries
Athletics: 17 men's and women's Panther athletic teams compete at the NCAA Division I level in the Missouri Valley Conference and Gateway Football Conference.

Rankings

  • Ranked second among Midwest regional public universities (U.S. News and World Report)
  • Ranks among the Nation’s top 650 Universities (Forbes’ annual Ranking)
  • Selected as a one of the "Best Business Schools" (Princeton Review)
  • Ranks among the top 10 universities in the nation in passing the Certified Public Accounting (CPA) exam     (National Association of State Boards of Accountancy)
  • Cited for high performance in graduation rates (Education Trust Report)
  • Ranked among the nation's "Top 100 Values in Public Schools" (Kiplinger's Personal Finance)
  • Recognized to be one of the 50 safest colleges in the United States (The Daily Beast)

 

Undergraduate Expenses Owed To UNI Directly 
(per academic year August 2012 - May 2013)
Iowa Resident Non-Resident
Undergraduate Tuition* $6,648 $16,144
Mandatory Fees $1,037 $1,037
Room and Board** $7,820 $7,820
Total Direct Costs $15,505 $25,001

                  

 

Graduate Expenses Owed To UNI Directly 
(per academic year August 2012 - May 2013)
Iowa Resident Non-Resident
Undergraduate Tuition* $7,756 $17,470
Mandatory Fees $1,037 $1,037
Room and Board** $7,820 $7,820
Total Direct Costs $16,613 $26,327
 
 
*Based on academic year at full-time student status, taking at least 12 hours per semester. (payable to UNI if residing on campus). Does not include summer session. (Subject to change by action of the Board of Regents, State of Iowa)
 
**Estimated cost for double room and 19-meals-a-week option. (payable to UNI if residing on campus). Does not include summer session. Final room and board rates will be approved by the Board of Regents, State of Iowa, later this spring.