Student Success and Retention

Mother and daughter at Orientation
Students blowing bubbles
decorative wall with University of Northern Iowa on it, campanile and Rod Library in the background
Orientation Student Staff
Student tour on campus
Students in front of Curris Hall
UNI Business Faculty Member with a student
Students playing game at Orientation

Opening Weekend Extended Hours

Several UNI offices will be open for extended hours on opening weekend to provide assistance as students make the transition back to campus. Stop by any of the following departments during the hours listed on Saturday, August 18 and Sunday, August 19, 2018.

Admissions, 002 Gilchrist Hall, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday

Academic Advising, 102 Gilchrist Hall, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday

Bookstore, 1009 West 23rd Street, 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. on Saturday; 11:00 a.m. -  7:00 p.m. on Sunday

Business Operations and the Cashier's Office, 103 Gilchrist Hall, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday

Career Services, 102 Gilchrist Hall, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday

Department of Residence, Central Office, 010 Redeker Center, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday;

  Individual Residence Hall Desks, 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday

Parking Operations, Gilchrist 009, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday

Student Affairs, 118 Gilchrist Hall, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday

Financial Aid and Scholarships, 105 Gilchrist Hall, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday

IT Service Desk, Innovative Teaching and Technology Center (ITTC) Room 36, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on Saturday and 12:00 noon - 4:00 p.m. on Sunday

Registrar's Office, 115 Gilchrist Hall, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday

Academic buildings will unlocked between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 pm on the Saturday and Sunday of opening weekend for students to explore campus and locate classrooms in advance of classes starting on Monday.