CIEP Immersion Programs

The CIEP Immersion Programs at the University of Northern Iowa will facilitate cross-cultural understanding and enrichment by providing a unique opportunity for: cultural immersion, intensive language study, exposure to academic classroom settings, travel excursions, recreational adventure, personal growth and building life-long friendships.  These customized program offers English language courses focusing on conversation and speaking skills as well as customized coursework.

In order to be admitted to a CIEP Immersion program, you must meet all requirements to be accepted into the CIEP and must be affiliated with the institution for which the customized special program was developed.  Click here to view the program brochure.  If special programs include individuals who are under 18 years of age, special minor guidelines must be followed. Click here to view the Minor Guidelines.  If you are interested in a customized special program for your group, please contact

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CIEP Immersion Program Orientation

The CIEP offers an orientation program for each special program group. The orientation will provide information about the campus, housing and dining arrangements, an introduction to university life, CIEP policies and program procedures as well as an academic culture session.   Click here to view the Academic culture session presentation. 

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