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Alumnus named GLO-BUS Industry Champion

FAYETTE, Iowa (August 2, 2019) – An Upper Iowa University alumnus was recently named Industry Champion by GLO-BUS Developing Winning Competitive Strategies.  Matthew Riles ‘19 of New Orleans, Louisiana, earned the eight-week simulated business competition honor as part of UIU adjunct faculty member Joseph Hebert’s strategic management course. “I thoroughly enjoyed applying my education to a…

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Tuition/courses to be awarded at Iowa State Fair

FAYETTE, Iowa (July 25, 2019) – High school and current college students will once again have the opportunity to win Upper Iowa University tuition awards and free classes during the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines. To enter the respective drawings, students are encouraged to visit the University’s information booth during the August 8-18 event.…

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The Collegian is back in print

FAYETTE, Iowa (July 19, 2019) – The Collegian — the University’s student-run newspaper — is back in print after a move to a digital format. On December 11, 2018, 250 printed copies of the Upper Iowa University publication were distributed to students, staff and faculty members. The Collegian news staff published and distributed the most recent printed copy…

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Software engineering Top 10 ranking

FAYETTE, Iowa (July 18, 2019) – Upper Iowa University has been ranked among the top 10 schools in the nation for Best Online Bachelor’s in Software Engineering Degree Program. UIU is ranked 9th overall by, an organizational member of the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) and American Council on Education (ACE). selected the…

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Online finance degree ranked

FAYETTE, Iowa (July 17, 2019) – Upper Iowa University has been ranked among the top 15 schools in the nation for Best Online Bachelor’s Degrees in Finance. UIU is ranked 11th overall by Successful Student, a leading online authority on college rankings and degree rankings, considered from a students’ point of view. Successful Student selected the honored…

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March and May 2019 Graduates

FAYETTE, Iowa (July 15, 2019) – Upper Iowa University is pleased to announce the graduates of March and May 2019 and their respective degrees/honors. The graduates are as follows: March 2019 (skip to May 2019) Jose Rafael Acosta Rosa Fayette, IA Bachelor of Science, Business Administration Michael Addae Wahiawa, HI Associate of Arts, Liberal Arts…

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2019 Spring Dean’s List

Upper Iowa University is pleased to announce the Dean’s List for the 2019 spring semester. 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. The honored students include: ALEXANDRIA Shelby Lynn Brodnax – Alexandria, LA Daniel Wayne Clark – Pollock,…

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Fulbright U.S. Student Program applications available

FAYETTE, Iowa (June 21, 2019) – Competition is currently underway for the 2020-21 Fulbright U.S. Student Program. The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides grants for individually designed study/research projects or for English Teaching Assistant Programs for one academic year in a participating country outside the U.S. During the grant, participants live, work, and learn from the…

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Graduate assistant named Iowa State Student Leader

FAYETTE, Iowa (May 8, 2019) – An Upper Iowa University Campus Recreation graduate assistant has been named the 2019-20 NIRSA: Leaders in Collegiate Recreation Iowa State Student Leader. Ian Bechtel, a UIU Master of Sport Administration (MSA) major from Cherry, Minnesota, began his duties Wednesday, May 1. “Everyone involved with the UIU Rec Center wishes…

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Graduates asked to reflect on life’s journey

FAYETTE, Iowa (May 4, 2019) – “As I look out at this beautiful crowd, I am aware that you all have a story about the journey that brought you to this point,” Upper Iowa University (UIU) alumna Lisa Richards ‘93 said as she addressed UIU’s 2019 graduates during Saturday’s two commencement ceremonies. UIU graduates attended…

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