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Your AA or AS satisfies all gen ed requirements at UNI.

As a transfer student, you bring credits and college know-how and are on the fast track to graduation. UNI makes it easy by removing additional general education course requirements if you've earned an AA or AS degree. Plus, one in three new students transferred to UNI, so you're in good company.

Have an AAS degree? While AAS degrees do not satisfy all of UNI's general education requirements, we have great BAS programs that will get your four year degree done in two years!

Go from point AA to point BA.

As Iowa's most affordable public four-year university, we're committed to getting you career-ready by combining coursework with real, practical field work. 

Real, relevant academic excellence for a world that expects career-ready graduates.

  • 94% of UNI grads find success within six months of graduation.

  • UNI graduates more teachers than any other university in Iowa.

  • UNI graduates more CPAs than anywhere in Iowa.

  • UNI is ranked a top regional public university by "U.S. News & World Report".

To learn more about the transfer student experience at UNI, complete the form for more information or visit:

‌Transfer Admissions

ADM Carnegie RFI - Transfer




1 in 3 new students
transferred to UNI.

98% of classes
taught by professors.

27 students 
is the average
class size.

Learn how your courses will transfer.

UNI is dedicated to making sure you graduate on time and on budget. Use this tool evaluate how your coursework will transfer to UNI.

student in front of computer in UNI admissions center

Meet one-on-one with your
admissions counselor. 

Set up an appointment for a virtual meeting between you and your counselor to discuss admission requirements, transfer credits, next steps and more. 

UNI student with admissions counselor on laptop

Scholarships are available to all admitted transfer students.

We remove the financial barriers of transferring by automatically considering you for scholarships once you're admitted.

students in maucker union on laptop

Learn how your courses will transfer.

UNI is dedicated to making sure you graduate on time and on budget. Use this tool evaluate how your coursework will transfer to UNI.

student in front of computer in UNI admissions center

Meet one-on-one with your
admissions counselor. 

Set up an appointment for a virtual meeting between you and your counselor to discuss admission requirements, transfer credits, next steps and more. 

UNI student with admissions counselor on laptop

Scholarships are available to all admitted transfer students.

We remove the financial barriers of transferring by automatically considering you for scholarships once you're admitted.

students in maucker union on laptop