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Apply for Your Personalized Learning Experience

To get started with the application process, select the experience where you expect to spend most of your time. Don’t worry—choosing a path now won’t limit your options later. You can still take other types of classes when you want.

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Fayette Campus

Select this application process if you are a first-time student or transfer student and plan to take undergraduate classes at UIU’s main residential campus in Fayette, Iowa.

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Regional Locations

Choose this application process if you are a first-time student or transfer student and plan to take undergraduate classes at any of UIU’s regional education centers in the U.S. or Hong Kong.

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Online & Distance Learning

Choose this option if you plan to take the majority of your classes online or through a self-paced distance learning program. This application is for either first-time students or transfer students.

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Select this option if you are an undergraduate student applying to UIU from a country outside the United States. You’ll find guidelines for English proficiency and submitting immigration documents.

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Military and Veterans

Start here if you are in the military or a veteran. Whether you’re seeking an undergraduate or graduate degree, we’ll help you secure the unique education benefits available to those in the service.

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Graduate Admissions

Select this application process if you are interested in earning a master’s degree at UIU. Grad students can take classes at Fayette Campus, at regional locations or online.

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Affordable Tuition

A college education shouldn’t cost a fortune. At UIU, it’s our priority to deliver exceptional value through affordable tuition costs.

Financial Aid

Many UIU students are eligible for financial aid and grants to help pay for college. We’ll help you uncover the types of aid available to you.


Awarding scholarship money allows UIU to invest in our students. We offer merit and academic awards as well as an instant scholarship just for transferring to UIU.

Employer Grants

If you’re an employee of one of our business partners, you may be eligible for employer grants through our Corporate Advantage Partnership (CAP) program.