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.

Perfectly-Sized
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