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Upper Iowa University

Upper Iowa University Ranking

country rank: 1097
world rank: 3169

University Overview

Upper Iowa University ranking was founded in 1857 and is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of Fayette, Iowa (population range of under 2,500). Ankeny, Cedar Rapids, Des Moines, Waterloo, Alexandria, DeRidder, Janesville, Racine, Madison, Milwaukee, Quad Cities, Fort Leavenworth, Fort Riley, Fort Polk, New Orleans, Fort Sill, Prairie du Chien, Wausau, Hong Kong, Singapore are all locations where this institution has a branch campus. Upper Iowa University ranking (UIU) is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution that is officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Upper Iowa University (UIU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, and master degrees. For further information, see university ranking, the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 163-year-old American higher-education institution has a selective admissions policy based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. With an admission rate of 50-60%, this US higher education institution is considered to be moderately selective. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. UIU also offers a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aid and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services to students.

Upper Iowa University Ranking

University Identity

Name Upper Iowa University
Acronym UIU
Founded 1857
Motto Deo Duce With God For A Leader
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address 605 Washington Street Fayette 52142-1857 Iowa United States
Tel +1 (563) 425 5200
Fax +1 (563) 425 5271
Other locations Ankeny, Cedar Rapids, Des Moines, Waterloo, Alexandria, DeRidder, Janesville, Racine, Madison, Milwaukee, Quad Cities, Fort Leavenworth, Fort Riley, Fort Polk, New Orleans, Fort Sill, Prairie du Chien, Wausau, Hong Kong, Singapore

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro)
International
students
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office Parker Fox Hall, PO Box 1859 Fayette 52142 (563) 425 5281 800 553 4150

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 8,000-8,999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Upper Iowa University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 65,951 physical volumes, 1,857 physical media, 4,750 digital/electronic medium and 110 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes Upper Iowa University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 703 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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