UNI is consistently ranked among the country's "best buys" in higher education. Kiplinger's Personal Finances ranked UNI among the nation's "Top 100 Values in Public Schools," and as No. 7 in their list of Top 25 Universities and Colleges Under $30,000. In addition, the cost of living in Iowa is well below the national average (bestplaces.net).
Expenses for Students With No Dependents Academic year August 2016 to May 2017
|Tuition and Fees||$18,551||$19,977|
|Books and Supplies||$800||$800|
|Campus Housing and meals||$8,629||$8,629|
|Personal & Recreational Expenses||$1,350||$1,350|
|Total cost for 2 Semesters||$30,815|
Summer Session (May to July)
|Tuition and Fees||$5,073||$7,137|
|Books and Supplies||$300||$300|
|Campus Housing and meals||$2,500||$2,500|
|Personal & Recreational Expenses||$500||$500|
|Total cost for summer||$8,703||$10,767|
Immigration rules do not require foreign students to attend summer school after 9 months of continuous enrollment.
The College of Business Administration has a differential tuition for students who are a declared major in the College of Business Administration and are classified as a junior, senior or graduate student. More information can be found at http://www.uni.edu/tuition/
International Student Scholar Award