UNI Real Estate Family
Siblings who stick together: UNIBusiness is a family affair for some

When deciding what college or university to attend, high schoolers have to consider myriad factors: size, programs offered, proximity to home and more. But one factor seems to weigh heavily on their choices — family.  According to a 2014 study from Harvard University and the College Board, about 20% of younger siblings...

2 days 17 hours ago
UNI Real Estate
'It’s not just learning to sell houses': A look inside UNI's real estate program

It was 1976 and Arthur Cox was at his first day on the job as salesperson at a Quad Cities real estate firm. Excited to learn the ins and outs of his new position, he followed his boss to the open-office area where the company’s brokers spent a portion of their workdays. Rows of desks filled the space, and Cox’s then-boss...

1 month 3 weeks ago
Zoom virtual backgrounds
How to Look Like a Rockstar in Zoom

Zoom has become the virtual meeting platform of choice for thousands of people due to the COVID-19 pandemic. If you’re new to Zoom, or virtual meetings in general, the idea of online meetings can be overwhelming for us who’ve never worked or taken classes from home. Below are some ways you can at least look the part on Zoom....

3 months 2 weeks ago
important UNI notice
IMPORTANT! UNI Courses Moved Online, Dorm Closures

In adherence to the continued guidance from the Iowa Board of Regents as well as state and national officials regarding protecting public health, the University of Northern Iowa is making important adjustments at this time.  Coursework All courses will be taught online beginning Monday, March 23, and will remain online...

3 months 3 weeks ago
uni online learning portal
Use These Tips for Success as an Online Student

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the majority of universities throughout the world have been forced to make drastic changes, like moving to online course delivery. While many students assume that learning online is easier than the traditional in-person route, the opposite is often true. Online learning requires a higher level of...

3 months 3 weeks ago
Curris Business Building with Iowa Realty logo
Iowa realty helps students find their passion

The Iowa Realty Scholarship helped change the course of Allison Ries’ (Accounting, Real Estate and Finance ‘19) college path. She received the money in advance of her junior year, and because of the financial burden it eased, Ries added accounting as her third major. “I was really excited,” Ries said. “This was the first...

7 months 2 weeks ago