Upper Iowa University Rankings

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In the World#4705 of 14178
In North America#1294 of 2629
In the United States#1217 of 2528
In Iowa#21 of 39
In Fayette#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
51%
Average SAT
1070
Average ACT
21
Avg. cost to attend
$20,511 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
3,680
Graduates
599
Male:Female Ratio
37:63
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Post-master's certificate
Website
uiu.edu

Upper Iowa University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate51%55%46%
Applicants1,443860583
Admissions740473267
Freshmen enrolled full time18912267

530 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

2,386 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
41 or 23%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 980
or below

75% of them
had 1160
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Upper Iowa University are 980-1160 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
145 or 77%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 23
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Upper Iowa University are 19-23 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
College-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White2731 (64%)
Black or African American774 (18%)
Hispanic221 (5%)
Nonresident Alien191 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown190 (4%)
Two or more races81 (2%)
Asian67 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander16 (0.4%)
American Indian or Alaska Native7 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$20,511/year
Average aid awarded
$23,239
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$21,427
$30-48K$17,928
$48-75K$18,943
$75-110K$24,690
$110K+$24,366

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$30,810$21,060
Tuition in-state$30,810$21,060
Tuition out-of-state$30,810$21,060
Fee in-district$875
Fee in-state$875
Fee out-of-state$875

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity752
Combined charge for room and board$8,862
Room charge$4,017
Meal charge$4,845

Upper Iowa University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster's
Business Administration and Management, General3623861
Psychology, General1594
Human Services, General103
Accounting7425
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse99
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General5921
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies716
Criminology957
Elementary Education and Teaching61
Public Administration2522
Finance, General2619
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other40
Social Sciences, General37
Organizational Leadership29
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities910
Sports Studies19
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology, Other19
Biology & Biological Sciences, General16
Curriculum and Instruction16
Marketing, Other15
Communication, General15
Commercial and Advertising Art15
Reading Teacher Education14
Natural Resources & Conservation, General13
Sociology12
Educational Leadership and Administration, General12
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management12
Management Information Systems, General11
Social Science Teacher Education8
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs8
Agribusiness & Agricultural Business Operations7
Homeland Security7
Computer and Information Sciences, General5
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs5
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other5
Crisis & Emergency & Disaster Management4
Early Childhood Education and Teaching4
Athletic Training & Trainer3
English Language and Literature, General3
Art & Art Studies, General3
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching3
Sports Communication2
Mathematics Teacher Education2
Industrial Technology & Technician2
Chemistry, General1
Mathematics, General1
Education & Teaching of the Gifted and Talented1
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs1
Grand Total1311,096283
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate48%42%54%
  • Full-time retention rate - 64%

Publications & Citations

Publications
111
Citations
2,162

Publication count by topic

Psychology
28
Political science
14
Biology
9
Medicine
9
Sociology
8
Geography
6
Economics
6
Art
5
Business
4
Chemistry
4
History
3
Environmental science
2
Mathematics
2
Engineering
1
Computer science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geography1930432
Sociology2161257
Art26364
Biology3615742
Psychology3915211
Environmental science436332
Economics449612
Mathematics456459
Medicine504080
Chemistry529352
Political science55811
Engineering56095
Computer science62665

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199100
199210
199301
199401
199501
199610
199700
199800
199900
200000
200114
200207
200307
200404
200518
2006024
2007124
2008039
2009331
2010648
20119116
20129130
201310157
20148199
20157188
20169179
20174197
20186135
201916203
20205177

General info

Alternative namesUIU
Founded1857
WikipediaUpper Iowa University
MottoDeo Duce
With God For A Leader
Colorsblue, white
Academic CalendarFall Semester (August - December); Spring Semester (January - May); Summer Semester (Varies)
Total FTE staff491
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address605 Washington St
Fayette, Iowa, 52142-1857
United States
City population1,000
Phone5634255200
Fax+1 (563) 425 5271

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