Rock Valley College
Rockford, Illinois

Upper Iowa University

Founded in 1857, Upper Iowa University is a private, not-for-profit university providing educational excellence and leadership development to approximately 6,000 students — both nationally and internationally — at our campus Fayette, Iowa; through our various online degree programs; at our U.S. centers; via independent study; and at our international centers in Hong Kong, Singapore, and Malaysia. Upper Iowa University is a recognized innovator in the delivery of accredited, quality education and is proud of its diverse range of student populations and progressive, flexible options for students of all ages. 

In Rockford, Upper Iowa University offers bachelor degree programs in an accelerated 8-week format.  Classes meet once a week at the Rockford Center, which is located at 1161 Tebala Blvd, Rockford, IL.

Majors offered:

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • Health Services Administration
  • Criminal Justice
  • Management
  • Human Services
  • And more

Several other majors may be completed by taking some online courses in addition to courses offered at the Rockford Center of Upper Iowa University.

For more information about UIU programs please visit
www.uiu.edu or call us at 815-332-1414.

Upper Iowa University-Rockford offers bachelor degrees from our facility, located at 1161 Tebala Blvd., in Rockford. UIU is a non-profit, private university, with a residential campus in Fayette, Iowa. UIU-Rockford programs are designed for the adult learner. Classes are held during evening and weekend hours. Six eight-week terms are offered year-round, with each class meeting once a week. In addition to classes offered at our state-of-the-art facility in Rockford, students can also take courses through our nationally recognized Online Program and complete many courses through Independent Study.

Students who complete an Associate program at Rock Valley and wish to then earn a 4-year degree at Upper Iowa University can transfer up to 78 credits towards the lower-division requirements of any UIU baccalaureate degree.  The standard application fee is waived for RVC transfer students.

For more information call UIU-Rockford at 815-332-1414 or visit us online at www.uiu.edu/rockford.