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Orientation @ UNI

We are ecstatic that you have chosen the University of Northern Iowa for the next step in your journey and can't wait to welcome you to the Panther family! 

During your online orientation, you will meet with an academic advisor, register for classes, learn about your financial aid award, meet other new UNI students and orientation leaders, and gain access to information about essential campus resources. We’re looking forward to learning more about your goals and interests and providing you a customized orientation experience. 

Students enrolling fall 2021 - Summer orientation registration will open in early spring. You will receive communication when it is time to register, so stay tuned!

Final Spring Orientation - Friday, January 22, 2021

Due to technical difficulties, the online orientation reservation system is not currently available. Please email  or call 319-273-2281 to request orientation sign-up and our staff will help you.

Thank you!



Please note that you will not be able to register until you have accepted your offer of admission. 

If you are unable to attend the orientation session on January 22, please email to request an individual orientation on a different date. Timing for individual sessions is dependent upon advisor availability in your major. We will do our best to accommodate a date that works well for you and your advisor! 

Questions? Email