Hello, future Panther families.

An education at UNI is a family experience, and it all starts with the admission process.

Families can support their prospective Panther in many ways, and we're here to help you help them. Below is information tailored specifically to you, so whether you are a first-time college parent, or a seasoned one, we hope you'll find helpful information here as you navigate the college admission process. 

Applying: What to Expect


Steps to becoming a Panther! 

1. Apply for Admission

2. Submit the UNI Scholarship Application.

3. Accept your offer of admission.

4. Start your housing contract

5. File your FAFSA

‌6. Register for orientation

7. Select your housing 

8. Send final transcripts

9. Take Alexs math exam

10. Orientation, Move in, Panther Welcome

Important Dates and Deadlines

Application Opens
July 1 

Housing Contract Opens
September 2

October 1 

FAFSA Priority Deadline
January 15

UNI Scholarship Application Priority Deadline
January 15 

Orientation Registration Opens
February 1

Receive Your Financial Aid Offer 

Housing Self-Selection Begins 

Accept Your Offer
When ready! (required to register for orientation)  
Acceptance Fee Info

Orientation Sessions Held 

Panther Welcome Held
August 20-22

Fall Semester Begins
August 25

Admitted: What to expect 


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