Hello, Military and Veteran Students

You served our country. Now let us serve you.

We understand your unique needs as you transition from the military to the workforce, and we’re here to make your transition to college life as smooth as possible. Here are a few things you should know about us:

  • UNI was named a Military Friendly School by G.I. Jobs magazine, placing us in the top 20 percent of schools ensuring Veteran student success.

  • Nearly 270 UNI students receive VA benefits, and many receive Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits to help cover college costs.

  • UNI charges in-state tuition and fees to any qualified veteran, as defined by the Veteran Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 (VACAA), who enrolls. Spouses and dependent children may be eligible for resident tuition. Any Iowa National Guard service member is also eligible.

  • We offer traditional on-campus classes, online and distance, and night and weekend classes to fit busy schedules.

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