With nearly 1,000 students on campus in Fayette, Iowa (10 miles south of West Union Iowa.) Upper Iowa University is proud to be Iowa's only Division II NCAA athletic teams and Iowa's most diverse (23%!) private university. Class sizes are small (avg. 24) and their student-to-faculty ratio is 13:1 to provide all the personal attention you'll need for your academic success.
Whether you live on campus or commute from nearby, you'll find what you need here. The 100-acre campus includes new suite-style residence hall(s), a new student center, a new Liberal Arts building and the only on-campus Mongolian Grill in the area! And new in 2012, a completely transformed football complex. Looking for a place to study? Try the Quiet Lounge, the Library, or a bench tucked away in a serene green space.
There's lots to do in the area, especially if you love the outdoors. An 18-hole golf course, the beautiful Volga River Recreation area, a bike trail and free rental of all the outdoor recreation equipment you'll need for fun in the sun or in the snow.