Office of International Admissions

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002 Gilchrist Hall
University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0018

Phone: (319) 273-2281
Fax: (319) 273-2885


United Kingdom

Specific Undergraduate Admission Requirements relating to United Kingdom

Thank you for considering enrollment at University of Northern Iowa. The specific admission requirements relating to applicants from United Kingdom are as follows:

Freshman Applicants:

Required Credentials:

  • General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) OR
  • International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) OR
  • General Certificate of Education - Ordinary Level (GCE – “O” level) AND
  • General Certificate of Education -Advanced Level  (GCE – “A” level) OR
  • General Certificate of Education -Advanced Subsidiary Level (GCE – “AS” level)

Minimum Academic Standard:

  • 5 O-level academic passes with a C6 or better in academic subjects at secondary level. At least 2 'B' s or above are expected.
  • 2 A-level passes with a C6 or better. 2 AS-level passes may be substituted for 1 A-level pass.

English Language Proficiency required for non-native speakers:

To apply, please submit:

  • Completed application for admission at
  • Official transcripts (copies can be sent for initial review)
  • English test score reports
  • Financial statement and certification form
  • $50 application fee

Transfer students are also accepted.

For further information, please contact our office:

Phone: (319) 273-2281