Admissions & Cost

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We strive to offer affordable degree programs and an easy application process to help you reach your goals. Learn more about the application process, costs, scholarship opportunities and financial aid below!

2024-2025 Tuition & Fees*

Tuition and Fees per Board of Regents, State of Iowa Approval



per unit of credit


fee per course

Records & Documents

fee charged once at graduation

Grad Publication

fee charged once during first term

Enrollment Fee

fee per course

Undergraduate Online Programs$357$44$115--
Management: Business Administration BA Online and Accounting Hybrid BA**$438$44$115--
Graduate Online Programs$569$44$115$50-
Self-Paced Online Courses$283$44--$10
Master of Business Administration (MBA)$746$44$115$50-


*Tuition and fees may be adjusted by the Iowa Board of Regents and are typically announced in the spring with increases occurring in the fall. Non-resident and supplemental tuition may be assessed for online courses and internships. Students enrolled at full-time status are charged a maximum of 12 units for undergraduate students and 9 units for graduate students. Students may incur additional fees and/or non-resident tuition for some course sections that do not begin with '6' (i.e. course sections offered to on-campus students as well as online students). More information about on-campus tuition and fees for these courses can be found at

**The UNI College of Business has a supplemental tuition ($80/unit of credit) for students who are a declared major in the College of Business and are classified as a junior, senior or graduate student. Students in the online Management: Business Administration (BA) program will be charged supplemental tuition.

Bachelor of Liberal Studies distance students are limited to registering for 4 credit hours of on-campus coursework. If you wish to register for more than 4 credit hours of on-campus coursework, you will be charged all UNI mandatory fees based on total credit hours.

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Tuition / Financial Aid

Financing Your Degree

  • Financial aid is available for degree-seeking students who have financial need and enroll in a minimum number of credits per semester. 
  • Payment plans are available for semester-based courses.
  • Scholarships are offered by Online & Distance Education for select programs for professionals and education alumni.


Online & Distance Education offers scholarships for select programs, specifically for online learners.