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Applying to UIU as an Undergraduate

You’re on your way to joining us at our main campus in Fayette, Iowa!

UIU is a great place for international students who wish to get an American degree in the U.S. and experience American culture. UIU is small enough to allow for numerous opportunities for international students to get involved on campus and to experience sustained interactions with American students. International students are currently involved in International Student Association (ISA), Pride Club, Peacock Alumni for Student Traditions (P.A.S.T.) and the UIU Communications Club just to name a few.

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Your Next Steps

How to Apply

Upper Iowa University has rolling admission, so there are no admission deadlines. However, students should apply at least two months in advance to obtain a visa on time.

International Scholarships

UIU supports students in achieving their goal of an American degree. Admitted students are automatically considered for UIU scholarships.

Admitted Students

Congratulations on your acceptance to UIU! Find your next steps here.

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International Student Support Services (ISSS)

Upper Iowa University International Student Support Services will support you with cultural adjustments as you pursue your American degree.

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Join Our Community

You are welcome at UIU. We would love to have you join our UIU community and become part of what makes our Fayette Campus unique. Learn more about what you’ll experience here.

Angelique Jean Welsh, '19

Psychology
Hong Kong Center

Like many others, a degree is a great stepping stone for our future. But at UIU, we gain life skills, and the knowledge we gain is applicable across life. It's already had a lot of positivity in my life, particularly building closer relationships with my family.

International students can also take classes at some of our UIU locations including: