University of Northern Iowa

Cedar Falls, IA

The University of Northern Iowa, founded in 1876, is a public, comprehensive institution. Its 908-acre campus is located in Cedar Falls, seven miles from Waterloo.

School Profiles: Undergrad Transfer

University of Northern Iowa

Cedar Falls, IA

transfer to uni today!

UNI enrolls more than 1,000 transfer students each year.
Scholarships are available specifically for transfer students.
Transfer information sessions are available on all open house dates; sign up at




Recognized for the past 17 years as one of the top two “Best Midwest” Universities, as ranked by U.S. News & World Report

Discover Success

95% of last year’s graduates were employed or advancing their studies within six months of graduation.

90% of students gain direct experience in their field by graduation.

$23.8 MILLION  Awarded in Scholarships each year

150+  MAJORS



27 Average undergraduate class size 

Ranked #30 in the national council for home safety and security’s 2018 “safest College Campuses in America”


Discover what you love
One of the most exciting aspects of college life is that it introduces you to new subjects and fosters new passions. Now is the chance to grow as an individual and a future professional.

Discover your interests
UNI has more than 150 majors, minors, areas of emphasis, and pre-professional programs. Not exactly sure what you want to study yet? That’s okay—we offer plenty of assistance for choosing a major too.

Discover academic excellence
Our more than 600 faculty members are experts in their fields-—they are your greatest academic resource. You will work closely together on selecting classes, conducting research (starting your first year at UNI!), and finding internship opportunities. At the end of your journey, you’ll be positioned to achieve your goals and discover your dreams.

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