UIU Admissions

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General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Admission Informationhttps://uiu.edu/future/index.html
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree Offered1 Year Certificate, Associate, Bachelor, Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master, Post-Master Certificate

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Admission Statistics

For academic year 2018-19, the acceptance rate is 50.47% and yield is 19.14%. 962 men and 829 women applied to UIU and 522 men and 382 women students were accepted. Among them, 107 men and 66 women were enrolled into the school (Fall 2018). Following table and chart show the admission statistics including number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
TotalMenWomen
Applicants1,791962829
Admitted904522382
Enrolled17310766
Acceptance Ratio 50.47%54.26%46.08%
Yield 19.14%20.50%17.28%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For academic year 2018-2019, 32 students (18% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 140 students (81%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 570 and 25th percentile is 465. The SAT Math score is 600 (75th) and 470 (25th). The submitted ACT score is 69 (75th percentile) and 69 (25th percentile). .
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing465570
SAT Math470600
ACT Composite1823
ACT Math1724
ACT English1622
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at Upper Iowa University are similar to the average score when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,076, ACT: 62 - Private (not-for-profit) Master's College and University (medium programs)).

Application Requirements

UIU requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript) and Completion of College Preparatory Program to its applicants. Next table summarizes Upper Iowa University application requirements.
UIU Admission Requirements
High School GPARequired
High School RankConsidered but not Required
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramNeither required nor recommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission Test ScoresRequired
TOEFLRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended


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