UIU Student Additional Resources
Below are links to resources that might be helpful to you as you prepare to travel to UIU:
New UIU Student Additional Resources
- Study in the States – U.S. Department of Homeland Security
- Applying for a Visa – U.S. Department of State
- SEVIS Fee
- New I-94 Procedures – Customs and Border Patrol
- Student and Exchange Visitor Program
- Check your Visa Status – U.S. Department of State
Academic Support Services
Get the support you need for successful studies through tutoring or accommodations for a disability.
Go to the UIU Library on the Fayette campus or access its digital resources online from anywhere in the world.
Documents and Forms
Find the forms you will need to be a UIU student in the United States.
We believe learning at its best happens with equitable access to a quality education. Learn more about our commitment to diversity and inclusivity at UIU.
Student Academic Resources
For All Levels of English Proficiency
- Cambridge Dictionary – an online dictionary
- Phonetics: The Sound of American Resources – A tool to assist in American English pronunciation
- ESL Lab – A collection of brief listening and vocabulary exercises
- British Council – Assess your English proficiency and practice to improve it
- Elllo – Short audio clips of conversation
- Learning English – A general English language practice site
- Dave’s ESL Cafe – A general English language practice site
- BBC Learning English – A general English language practice site
- Daily ESL – A general English language practice site
Advanced Level Resources
- Academic Word List – A list of the most commonly used words in academic papers.
- Doctoral Programs in TESOL and Bilingual Education
Travel and Community Resources
- Boarders Inn (walking distance to campus)
- Best Rest Inn (10 minute drive to campus)
- Super 8 Motel (20 minute drive to campus)
- The Hotel at Kirkwood (5 minutes from the Eastern Iowa Airport)
- Country Inn and Suites (5 minutes from the Eastern Iowa Airport)
- AmericInn (5 minutes from the Eastern Iowa Airport)
Restaurants and Grocery Stores