UNI is consistently ranked among the country's "best buys" in higher education. Kiplinger's Personal Finances ranked UNI among the nation's "Top 100 Values in Public Schools," and as No. 7 in their list of Top 25 Universities and Colleges Under $30,000. In addition, the cost of living in Iowa is well below the national average (bestplaces.net).
Expenses for Students With No Dependents Academic year August 2016 to May 2017
|Tuition and Fees||$18,551||$19,977|
|Books and Supplies||$800||$800|
|Campus Housing and meals||$8,629||$8,629|
|Personal & Recreational Expenses||$1,350||$1,350|
|Total cost for 2 Semesters||$30,815|
Summer Session (May to July)
|Tuition and Fees||$5,073||$7,137|
|Books and Supplies||$300||$300|
|Campus Housing and meals||$2,500||$2,500|
|Personal & Recreational Expenses||$500||$500|
|Total cost for summer||$8,703||$10,767|
Immigration rules do not require foreign students to attend summer school after 9 months of continuous enrollment.
The College of Business Administration has a differential tuition for students who are a declared major in the College of Business Administration and are classified as a junior, senior or graduate student. More information can be found at http://www.uni.edu/tuition/
International Student Scholar Award
Enrolled students may apply for scholarships through their academic departments, although many awards are restricted to U.S. citizens or permanent residents and are for comparatively small amounts. An online scholarship board can be viewed at www.uni.edu/finaid/scholarship.
Presidential Scholar Award
Graduate Assistantships and Graduate College Tuition Scholarships
For more information, click here.