And find proof that your happy place is a real location.

It feels like a little red, rather purple, carpet was rolled out just for you. Because during your visit, you’re going to discover UNI is smack dab in the middle of wonderful. It’s a perfectly sized campus – not too big, not too small – situated in a welcoming community with one of America’s most charming main streets. 

You’ll explore the beautiful UNI campus, residence halls and top-chef-worthy dining (voted best college food in Iowa), meet students and professors in your area of interest as well as admissions counselors and advisors, who will happily answer any question.

and Feels Like Home

Our not-too-big, not-too-small campus is the heart of our university. See where you'll make memories that will stay with you forever. 

Aerial view

Where It All Begins

A place built just for future Panthers and their families. Whether you’re taking in a campus tour or meeting with your admissions counselor, your UNI experience starts here. We can’t wait for your visit.

welcome center building

Small City,
Big Community

Leave home and find one that feels like your own. Cedar Falls is a safe, college-friendly town of 39,000-ish residents. Here, you’ll experience 110+ miles of trails, acres of parks, unique dining experiences and a wide variety of events.

cedar falls main street

UNI no longer requires face masks for fully vaccinated individuals visiting campus. While wearing a mask is optional for those who are fully vaccinated, those who have not been vaccinated are strongly encouraged to continue wearing face coverings in accordance with CDC guidelines. We respect all individuals' preferences to wear or not wear face coverings on campus.

Visitors are asked to continue perform a COVID-19 symptoms assessment before arriving on campus. Should you experience any COVID-19 symptoms, have had recent contact with anyone with COVID-19 or feel ill on the day of your visit, we ask that you reschedule your visit for another date.