FAYETTE, IOWA (March 21, 2022) — As an extension of its current partnerships, Upper Iowa University (UIU) and Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) have agreed upon a new articulation agreement. This partnership provides another avenue for graduates of UIU's industrial-technology teaching-degree program to more quickly apply the skills they learn directly into their own future classroom or work environment.

FAYETTE, IOWA (March 14, 2022) An Upper Iowa University alumnus and UIU Board of Trustee from Hermiston, Oregon, will deliver the commencement address during the University's 2022 commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 7. Brian Sims ('08, '10) graduated summa cum laude with a major in human resources management and a minor in finance, and later earned a Master of Business Administration degree, with an emphasis in organizational development, at UIU.

FAYETTE, IOWA (February 18, 2022) — The Upper Iowa University (UIU) community once again showered the University with its support during the recent UIU Giving Day celebration as more than 575 donors contributed approximately $88,000 as part of the annual event. As part of this year's Valentine's theme, couples who each graduated from UIU were asked to share their love for UIU through the Couples Giving Day challenge.

"The Ripening" will be among the featured works exhibited by Illinois artist Cindy Hellyer-Heinz at Bing-Davis Memorial Gallery at Upper Iowa University's Fayette Campus February 28-April 6. The solo exhibit, titled "Anima," will close with an artist talk and reception, 3:30-5:30PM, Wednesday, April 6

Upper Iowa University President William R Duffy II (left) congratulated UIU alumnus Foster Cass on his 103rd birthday at the World War II veteran's Los Alamitos, California, home

FAYETTE, IOWA (February 7, 2022) — Five years and over $500,000 in donations later, Upper Iowa University (UIU) is eager to open Giving Day 2022 at 12AM, Thursday, February 10. All alumni, faculty, staff, current and future students, and friends of UIU are encouraged to share their love for the University during this Valentine's season.

FAYETTE, IOWA (January 25, 2022) The online undergraduate programs at Upper Iowa University (UIU) are once again ranked among the top online bachelor degree programs nationwide by US News and World Report. The recognition also includes being ranked among the best online programs for veterans.

FAYETTE, IOWA (January 3, 2022) — The works of Osage, Iowa, artist Lori Biwer-Stewart will be featured at Bing-Davis Memorial Gallery at Upper Iowa University's (UIU) Fayette Campus January 10-February 18. The solo exhibit, titled "Red Winged Blackbirds and Talking Trees," opens with an artist talk and reception, 3:30-5:30PM, Monday, January 10.

FAYETTE, IOWA (November 12, 2021) — Upper Iowa University (UIU) Master of Education (MEd) students will soon benefit from a lower tuition rate. Beginning with Session 3 on January 10, 2022, graduate students of the UIU program will pay $333 per credit hour, a savings of nearly $200 per credit.

LAYETTE, IOWA (October 6, 2021) — Lucas Duax, a biology, chemistry, amd psychology major from Dubuque, Iowa, and Charisma Herr, a biology major from Saint Paul, Minnesota, were crowned Upper Iowa University's (UIU) Homecoming King and Queen during UIU's weeklong celebration September 27-October 3.