FAYETTE, IOWA (August 23, 2023) — Over its 166-year history, Upper Iowa University (UIU) has assisted thousands of students in achieving their educational goals. One underlying factor for this accomplishment has always been the people who have made a difference and created a lasting impression. To celebrate the amazing people among the University family, all are invited to participate in Tribute Week, beginning Monday, August 28, as a special Back-to-School initiative.

FAYETTE, IOWA (August 3, 2023) — Upper Iowa University (UIU) is proud to announce that it will be hosting a special meet-and-greet event with Thyron Mathews, the winner of Netflix's season two's Barbecue Showdown. The event offers attendees a unique opportunity to meet and interact with the culinary sensation.

FAYETTE, IOWA (August 1, 2023) — Upper Iowa University (UIU) is pleased to announce its newest Corporate Advantage Partnership (CAP) with Gannett/YouDecide. Gannett/YouDecide is a Mass Media Holding Company and is the largest US newspaper publisher currently. Gannett/YouDecide employees will soon have the opportunity to reap the benefits of Upper Iowa University's (UIU) Corporate Advantage Partnership (CAP) program.

Upper Iowa will return to the Iowa State Fair August 10-20 with an information booth located in the Varied Industries Building at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines

FAYETTE, IOWA (July 13, 2023) — Upper Iowa University (UIU) is excited to announce the return of Team Peacock for RAGBRAI L, one of the largest and longest-running bicycle tours in the world. With a renewed commitment to supporting education and empowering students, Team Peacock aims to raise funds for scholarships while participating in the iconic event.

FAYETTE, IOWA (July 11, 2023) Upper Iowa University is pleased to announce its March 2023 graduates, followed by the respective honors and degree earned.

Elizabeth Bunge of Cordova, IL, graduated with a Master of Business Admin degree in Organizational Devel Emphasis in March.

Allyvia Fogarty of Bettendorf, IA, graduated with a Master of Education degree in Higher Education Emphasis in March.

FAYETTE, IOWA (June 30, 2023) — Upper Iowa University (UIU) has received an additional recognition by Forbes Advisor Education, this time for one of the best online Bachelor's degrees in Communications. Upper Iowa was recognized along with nine other US institutions for its communication studies degree.

FAYETTE, IOWA (June 6, 2023) — Upper Iowa University announces the Dean's List for the 2023 spring semester. To be honored, a student must have earned a minimum 3.50 grade-point average for the semester and be enrolled as a full-time student.

Drew Micek of Bettendorf (52722)

Taylor Sedam of Milan (61264)

Kayla Veto of Moline (61265)

Lauren Knight of Davenport (52807)

Eryn Ackerman of Davenport (52804)

Lynn Allen of Eldridge (52748)

From left to right: Dr Billie Cowley, Upper Iowa University; Bailey Miculinich, Viafield; Shelley Brockney, Viafield; Angie Leete, Upper Iowa University; Carrie Taylor, Upper Iowa University; Chris Menke, Viafield

FAYETTE, IOWA (May 31, 2023) — Fayette campus students will soon benefit from a $4,000 grant awarded by Viafield to Upper Iowa University (UIU). The funds will be used to purchased CPR mannequins and AED machines for the Exercise Science Program at UIU.

FAYETTE, IOWA (May 19, 2023) — Forbes Advisor Education has recognized Upper Iowa University (UIU) for offering one of the best online Bachelor's degrees in Health-Care Administration. Upper Iowa and nine other US institutions were recognized.