$89.2 million in financial aid helps UNI students toward their degrees
UNI awarded $89.2 million in aid to nearly 8,400 students during the 2021-2022 academic year, according to a recent annual report. That includes more than 92% of all undergraduate students and more than 98% of first-year students at UNI.
University of Northern Iowa alumni enjoy lower student debt compared to their state and national peers. The average debt for UNI students is $24,235, well below the state and national averages. When including transfer students, the average is just $22,834. More than one-third — 36.4% — of undergraduate students graduate without debt.