Upper Iowa University

Fayette, Iowa

Overview

Address605 Washington St
School Websitewww.uiu.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

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StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Upper Iowa University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Fayette, Iowa that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is post-master's certificate. In the 2019 academic year, 1,791 students applied to Upper Iowa University. Of those students, 904 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Upper Iowa University was $29,700, in addition to fees of $750. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Upper Iowa University.

Upper Iowa University has a 43% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Upper Iowa University acceptance rate is 50%. To put this into perspective, 904 of the 1,791 students who applied to Upper Iowa University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Upper Iowa University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Upper Iowa University had an SAT score between the range of 935 and 1,170. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Upper Iowa University was between 18 and 23 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Upper Iowa University as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Upper Iowa University, the tuition for in-state residents is $29,700. Combined with fees of $750, room and board costs of $8,454, other expenses of $3,286 and the $1,560 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $43,750.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $30,450 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Upper Iowa University to $43,750 for out-of-state students.

Students at Upper Iowa University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Upper Iowa University was $4,856 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 40%.

Upper Iowa University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio13:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Upper Iowa University.

Upper Iowa University has a good gender split, with 61% of undergraduates being female and 39% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 55% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 42% of students come from in-state and 3% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Upper Iowa University is 13:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Upper Iowa University to thrive in your studies.

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