Academic & Career Resources

UNI offers Academic Advising and Career Services to all students. Want to be a music educator but don’t know which steps to take? Take advantage of the resources here to help you along the way.

Academic Advising Home Page: http://www.uni.edu/advising/
Career Services Home Page: http://www.uni.edu/careerservices/

Program Template and Music Resources:

The current School of Music recital program template can be found here.

If you have questions regarding student recitals, recital planning, etc. please contact Caroline Boehmer.

Additional Resources Available to Students at UNI:

There are many resources at UNI available to current students to assist with various aspects of student life, health and safety. If you are in need of assistance and cannot find the resource you are looking for below, please contac the music office (music@uni.edu) and we will connect you with the right resource on campus.

Academic Resources:

Academic Advising

University of Northern Iowa
Office of Academic Advising
102 Gilchrist Hall
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0389
Phone: (319) 273-3406
Fax: (319) 273-7515
E-Mail: Advising-Services@uni.edu

Academic advising works with individuals who are deciding, changing majors, first-year students, and experiencing academic difficulties. They can help students develop meaningful educational plans compatible with their lifestyle and career goals.

Academic Learning Center

University of Northern Iowa
Academic Learning Center
0007 Innovative Teaching & Technology Center
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0383
Phone: (319) 273-6023
Fax: (319) 273-7578
E-Mail: unialc@uni.edu

The Academic Learning Center (ALC) provides free workshops and courses, tutoring, and computer-based testing to students in addition to a variety of services which include:

Rod Library

University of Northern Iowa
Rod Library
1227 West 27th Street
Cedar Falls, IA 50613-3675
Phone: (319) 273-2838
Text: (319) 242-1508
E-Mail: LibAskUs@uni.edu

The Rod Library seeks to provide equitable access to information resources in support of the study and research needs of UNI students, faculty, and staff. The Rod Library is committed to providing superior services and instruction focused on effectively locating, evaluation, and using information. The librarians, staff, and student assistants are there to help students find the resources or locations they need.

Click here to visit the Art & Music Collection page.

Health and Wellness Resources

Counseling Center

University of Northern Iowa
Counseling Center
103 Student Health Center
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0385
Phone: (319) 273-2676
E-Mail: Counseling@uni.edu

The UNI Counseling Center promotes the personal development and psychological well-being of all students and encourages a college environment that is conducive to growth and learning. The Counseling Center staff strive to provide ethical, high quality psychological and counseling services to UNI students and consultation services to UNI faculty and staff.

Student Health Clinic

University of Northern Iowa
Student Health Clinic
016 Student Health Center
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0221
Phone: (319) 273-2009
E-Mail: HealthCenter@uni.edu

The UNI Student Health Clinic (SHC) specializes in college health. The SHC offers high quality primary and urgent care services provided by Board Certified Family Practice Physicians and Board Certified Physician Assistants. Additional staff include a pharmacist, nurses, and lab technologists. They understand today's college students and are committed to assisting students with their health care needs.

Substance Abuse Services

University of Northern Iowa
Substance Abuse Services
101H Wellness & Recreation Center
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0201
Phone: (319) 273-3423
E-Mail: Mark.Rowe@uni.edu

Substance Abuse Services provides preventative and supportive services for students concerning alcohol and other drug use. All of the services provided are confidential. Services provided include, but are not limited to: Consultation with students who are concerned about their substance use or that of a partner, family member, or friend, or about a recent incident/arrest; Assessment of students who alcohol and/or drug problems to determine if, and what level of, follow-up care is needed; and Workshops and programs for students who have violated University Alcohol and Drug Policy.

Violence Intervention Services

University of Northern Iowa
Violence Intervention Services
060 Student Health Center
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0201
Phone: (319) 273-2137
E-Mail: Joan.Thompson@uni.edu

Violence Intervention Services provides an array of advocacy services for victims of sexual assault, physical/emotional abuse, stalking and harassment, including, but not limited to: Counseling, medical and legal referrals both on campus and in the community; Assisting victims in accessing resources; Providing information on all reporting and complaint options and how to file such complaints; Assistance in securing updates concerning the status of University criminal complaints; and Assistance in accessing safe housing, including alternate campus housing.

Wellness and Recreation Services

University of Northern Iowa
Wellness and Recreation Services
WRC 101
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0201
Phone: (319) 273-6275
Fax: (319) 273-7130
E-Mail: WRS@uni.edu

Wellness and Recreation Services (WRS) enhances the personal, professional, and academic lives of students, faculty, and staff through structured and self-directed activities, educational programs and services, skill- and leadership-building activities, and campus-wide initiatives. WRS strives to foster healthy lifestyle choices and wellness in the lives of those in the campus community.

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Campus Life

Career Services

University of Northern Iowa
Office of Career Services
102 Gilchrist Hall
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0384
Phone: (319) 273-6857
Fax: (319) 273-6998
E-Mail: CareerServices@uni.edu

The Office of Career Services helps all UNI students to develop skills employers and graduate schools value. Experienced staff and peer assistants provide expertise in resume development, interview skills, and career development, helping students explore careers, develop job search materials, and hone their interviewing skills through mock interviews. The Cooperative Education/Internship Program helps students find an internship where they can earn money, earn academic credit, and gain career-related experience for their resumes while they prepare for employment after graduation.

Center for Multicultural Education

University of Northern Iowa
Center for Multicultural Education
109 Maucker Union
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0165
Phone: (319) 273-2250
Fax: (319) 273-7138
E-Mail: CME@uni.edu

The mission of the Center for Multicultural Education is to foster success in racial and ethnic minority students, contribute to the cultural competence of all students, and to promote an appreciation of diversity in the University community.

Dean of Students

University of Northern Iowa
Dean of Students
118 Gilchrist Hall
University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0010
Phone: (319) 273-2332
Fax: (319) 273-5832
E-Mail: DeanOfStudents@uni.edu

The Dean of Students Office is committed to helping students succeed. The Dean of Students Office values and supports the rights of individuals to express views and opinions, to associate freely with others, and to live, work, and assemble peacefully. Through upholding the Student Conduct Code principles of respect, honesty, and responsibility to create a safe, healthy environment for members of the campus community, they seek to preserve an educational process that is consistent with the mission of the University.

Department of Residence

University of Northern Iowa
Department of Residence
010 Redeker Center
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0252
Phone: (319) 273-2333
E-Mail: Residence@uni.edu

The Department of Residence (DOR) is a student-centered department committed to providing the best living and dining experiences for all students and guests. DOR's programs and services are tailored to meet students' needs for today while preparing them for the future.

Student Financial Aid

University of Northern Iowa
Office of Student Financial Aid
105 Gilchrist Hall
Cedar Falls, IA 50614
Phone: (319) 273-2700
Fax: (319) 273-6950
E-Mail: Fin-Aid@uni.edu

The Office of Student Financial Aid administers a comprehensive program of financial assistance for students. They offer all federal student aid programs as well as a variety of scholarship assistance.

Student Involvement

Greek Life

University of Northern Iowa
Student Involvement & Activities Center
036 Maucker Union
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0167
Phone: (319) 273-6335
E-Mail: Jessie.Stinson@uni.edu

The Greek community at UNI has a long, rich tradition of supporting student involvement and development. Fraternities and sororities were founded on the ideals of leadership, community service, and friendship, and the Greek organizations at UNI continue to uphold these ideals.

Northern Iowa Student Government

University of Northern Iowa
Northern Iowa Student Government
Plaza Level, Maucker Union 111J
1227 West 27th Street
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0167
Phone: (319) 273-2650
E-Mail: NISG@uni.edu

The purpose of Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG), and its constitution, is to unify the student community. NISG is committed to improving the administration of student affairs, encouraging the greatest level of communication and cooperation, ensuring the protection of student rights, and providing excellence in education.

Student Involvement and Activities Center

University of Northern Iowa
Student Involvement & Activities Center
036 Maucker Union
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0167
Phone: (319) 273-2683

The Student Involvement and Activities Center (SIAC) provides programming assistance as well as office resources and storage space to recognized student organizations. Additionally, students wishing to establish a student organization can receive assistance writing their constitution and by-laws and navigating the student organizational recognition process through Northern Iowa Student Government.

Student Leadership Center

University of Northern Iowa
Student Involvement & Activities Center
036 Maucker Union
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0167
Phone: (319) 273-7422
E-Mail: Steffers@uni.edu

The Student Leadership Center (SLC) focuses on leadership skills development, group dynamics, and personal growth for individuals and student organizations. Programs, workshops, and seminars provide experiential learning environments for students to learn more about how they function in a group and what individual strengths they can continue to develop.