Welcome to the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost!

The University of Northern Iowa is nationally recognized for the high quality educational opportunities provided to students. The goal of the provost's office is to help provide the highest quality learning environments and to encourage engagement with various communities across the State of Iowa, throughout the country and around the world. Through teaching, scholarship, creative activity and outreach, our outstanding faculty and staff strive to achieve excellence in all we do.

We encourage you to browse our website to learn more about the office and the university. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us. 

Center Interim Director Announced

Alan Heistercamp has agreed to serve as interim director for the Center for Educational Transformation. See the university press release below.

Academic Affairs Newsletter – Spring 2014


I am very excited to share with you the Spring 2014 edition of the Academic Affairs Newsletter. Enjoy! Thank you for your dedication and service to UNI!

Gloria J. Gibson

Download the Spring 2014 Academic Affairs Newsletter

UNI receives $2 million grant from Carver Charitable Trust to lead educational research and development

The University of Northern Iowa has received a $2 million grant from the Roy J. Carver Charitable Trust to create a new center for educational research and development.

The creation of this new Center for Educational Transformation will enable UNI to provide statewide and national leadership in the area of educational research and development. Funds will be used to support faculty and student research.