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CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – The University of Northern Iowa is offering a new opportunity for students interested in a career in health and helping. Health & Human Sciences Visit Day will take place on Thursday, Nov. 9, allowing incoming freshmen or transfer students to learn more about the university’s many majors and pre-professional health tracks, including the new Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program.

At the event, students and parents will get a chance to explore programs and ask questions about targeted career paths. After a welcome by Brenda Bass, dean of UNI’s College of Social & Behavioral Sciences, attendees will hear from a student panel and admissions staff, and then head off to sessions targeted to their major or career of interest. The day also includes lunch and optional afternoon activities including campus and dorm tours.

For more information and to register, visit (high school students) or (transfer students). 

Health occupations are expected to grow 16% over the next decade. The University of Northern Iowa’s health programs will prepare you with hands-on clinical and research experience to prepare you to make communities healthier. UNI’s School of Health & Human Sciences empowers students to make an impact on the health and well-being of individuals, families and communities in Iowa and beyond.


Adam Amdor