FAYETTE, IOWA (April 18, 2023) — An Upper Iowa University alumna from North Palm Beach, Florida, will deliver the keynote address during the University's 2023 commencement ceremonies Saturday, May 6. Sue Crafton Regan ('67) graduated with majors in physical education and psychology.

FAYETTE, IOWA (April 17, 2023) — Upper Iowa University Academic and Student Affairs will be hosting the first-ever Deans' Challenge on April 26 and 27. The friendly fundraising competition was initiated by the school's Deans to inspire philanthropy and continue to strengthen community among UIU students, alumni, friends, faculty, and staff.

WATERLOO, IOWA (March 30, 2023) — Upper Iowa University (UIU) and Hawkeye Community College (Hawkeye) are partnering to create a unique pathway with an Associate-Baccalaureate Accelerated Nursing Program. This dual-enrollment program allows nursing students the opportunity to complete their Associate degree in Nursing through Hawkeye and get a head start on their Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) through UIU during the summer semesters.

FAYETTE, IOWA (March 17, 2023) Upper Iowa University (UIU) announced today that it has earned the 2023-2024 Military Friendly School designation.

Institutions earning the Military Friendly School designation were evaluated using both public data sources and responses from a proprietary survey. More than 1,800 schools participated in the 2023-2024 survey with 665 earning special awards for going above the standard.

FAYETTE, IOWA (March 15, 2023) — Upper Iowa University is pleased to announce the Dean's List for the Fall 2022 semester. To be honored, the undergraduate must have earned a minimum 3.50 GPA and be enrolled as a full-time student.

Among those named to the Dean's List was Stacey Smith, a Elementary Education major from Eldridge, Iowa.

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FAYETTE, IOWA (March 8, 2023) — Upper Iowa University is pleased to announce the names of its October 2022 graduates. The honored students included:

Allison Jump of Davenport (52804)

Mario Madrigal of Muscatine (52761)

Kimberly Miller-Johnson of Buffalo (52728)

Jared Rentmeester of Eldridge (52748)

Wendy Wenskunas of Hampton (61256)

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"Growth" by artist Cody Norman. Norman's exhibit titled "GLAM. GLOM. GLOOM." is showing now at the Bing-Davis Memorial Gallery at Upper Iowa University's Fayette Campus through Friday, March 24

FAYETTE, IOWA (February 6, 2023) — Six years and over $600,000 in donations later, Upper Iowa University (UIU) is anxious to host UIU Giving Day starting at 12AM, Thursday, February 9. All alumni, faculty, staff, students, and friends of UIU are encouraged to share their excitement and support for the University.

FAYETTE, IOWA (January 27, 2023) — Upper Iowa University's (UIU) online undergraduate programs have once again been ranked by US News and World Report among the top online Bachelor-degree programs nationwide. As part of the recognition, UIU also ranked among the best online programs for veterans.

Yearbook photo from the 1975 Coordinated Off-Campus Degree Program (COCDP)

FAYETTE, IOWA (January 18, 2023) — Upper Iowa University is celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of pioneering its Self-Paced degree program throughout 2023 with the launch of a $3 million Adult Learner Scholarship campaign. The scholarship fund will be created to support adult learners who meet criteria related to financial need and/or academic excellence.