An Upper Iowa University education will become even more affordable for 10 members of each of UIU’s next two incoming classes thanks to the generous support of Ralph and Erica Kauten. Mr. Kauten, a native of rural Fayette…
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Want to focus on fewer classes? The Two-at-a-Time schedule at UIU means you take only two courses at once during each 8-week session.
Upper Iowa University is proud to announce the Dean’s List for the 2023 fall session. To be honored, a student must have earned a minimum 3.50 grade point average for the semester and be enrolled as a full-time student.
Upper Iowa University is pleased to announce the graduates of July and August 2023 and their respective degrees/honors.
Upper Iowa University (UIU) has been named a “Best for Vets” college by Military Times. UIU ranked 16th in the primarily online category. “The UIU faculty and staff deeply appreciate the commitment of…