Ready to apply? You’re in the right place.
The application process is easy for all students and takes around 10-15 minutes to complete.
You can save your application along the way, too!
- You’ll be required to create an account (which we call your CatID) to access the UNI Application.
- If you’ve previously applied or already have a CatID, you’ll need to log-in using that account to begin.
Need help. See tips and requirements below!
Returning & Other Students
Students planning to complete a second bachelors degree / Students wanting to complete teacher licensure / Students planning to take a class as a visiting non-degree students (such as PSEO students).
Returning UNI students who have previously attended UNI but not obtained their Bachelor's degree should use this Re-Entry form.
Undergraduate Students: The application fee is $40 for U.S. students and $50 for international students. Fee waivers are available for U.S. students who qualify. International students can request to defer their fee.
Graduate Students: The application fees is $60 for U.S. students and $75 for international students. Application fees are waived for UNI alumni.
Campus Security & Crime Statistics
Campus Security & Crime Statistics, in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, information on crime statistics for recent years, Public Safety personnel and programs, building access, reporting crimes, safety suggestions, and policies, programs, and services regarding alcohol, drugs, and sexual abuse, is available in the UNI Annual Security and Fire Report. A paper copy is available from the Department of Public Safety, 030 Gilchrist Hall, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA 50614.
The University of Northern Iowa does not discriminate in employment or education. Additional information available here.