Get to know the Community
Each year, international students just like you from all over the world come to UNI to study. No matter your interest or needs, UNI and the Cedar Falls community can provide you with the support and programs for you to succeed.
• Cedar Falls/Waterloo is ranked as a Top 20 College Town in the
U.S. (American Institute of Economic Research)
• Cedar Falls is in relative proximity to larger cities such as
Chicago and Minneapolis and is close to two regional airports
connecting students to major U.S. hubs.
• The local Indian community invites students to attend
functions and celebrate major cultural holidays.
• Restaurants with Indian cuisine and an international market
that carries Indian groceries are located close to campus.
• An International Friendship Program is offered matching
students with local families for support and cultural exchange.