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Most Helpful Review for University of Northern Iowa
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Greg from Alton, IA
  • 14 out of 15 people found this review helpful

I am learning to be more independent while at the same time gaining a very valuable education in a safe setting. Not only am I learning good study habits, I am also learning about time management. The professors and staff here really care about their students and are willing to go the extra mile if you need help. With all the free tutoring available on campus it would be very hard to fail a class.

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  • Wyatt from Cedar Falls, IA
  • Mar-15-2014 I am a current student here

    The University of Northern Iowa is a college that has a state university feel, but less than state university cost. This college will make you feel right at home, because even though you could not know anyone when you're walking to class you may be placed in a class with some of your closest peers. This is an excellent university if you're looking for the state university status, more of a private college attendance, but not at a state university cost.

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  • Kristin from Cedar Rapids, IA
  • Feb-27-2014 I am a current student here

    Your college experience will be based on what you put into it. I have learned allot and meet some wonderful people in my department and on campus. The professors and staff are very nice and willing to help you if you ask.

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  • Hailey from Cedar Falls, IA
  • Feb-01-2014 I am a current student here

    UNI is a great school with an ideal campus size. The professors are great and the classes are just as great. The athletics at this school are very successful and fun to be a part of.

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  • Jennifer from Cedar Falls, IA
  • Dec-30-2013 I am a current student here

    Small class sizes is a plus, as well as the buildings being close together. It's freezing here no matter how well you bundle up. The small town lacks excitement, but it tries.

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  • Lucas from Norwalk, IA
  • Nov-11-2013 I am a current student here

    This is a great school! Not too big and not too small. The professors are great and I am making lots of new friends.

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  • James from Milford, IA
  • Oct-03-2013 I am a current student here

    The University of Northern Iowa has a renowned Business Program; In 2013, the CPA exam pass percentage for students sitting was 100% on all four sections. The college offers hundreds of organizations to get involved in, and the community of the college is almost like a family. UNI is a great choice for a student looking to pursue an education in everything from business to philosophy.

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  • Emily from Waterloo, IA
  • Jul-11-2013 I am a current student here

    The University of Northern Iowa is wonderful! The class sizes are perfect and the campus is beautiful. This university also has so many opportunities to get involved and be apart of really great groups.

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  • Alex from Cresco, IA
  • Jul-11-2013 I am a current student here

    University of Northern Iowa is a great school with lots of diversity, and at the same time very friendly. Everyone on campus is usually willing to lend a helping hand, whether it's school work or whatever! Besides its amazing student body, the school is small enough where you can get familiar with an area and be able to walk to all of your classes.

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  • Samuel from Perry, IA
  • Jul-06-2013 I am a current student here

    UNI is great for anyone pursuing a degree in education. I believe it is the best of the three state schools in Iowa. UNI is a small campus, which gives you the opportunity to meet and interact with more people.

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