Open the Door to Opportunity

If you have a strong academic record and you're a first-year college student, you can qualify for the UNI Business Scholars Academy.

How to Qualify

The Academy includes direct admission to the business college which will open the door to many opportunities, including:

  • Designated sections of first-year business core courses 
  • One-credit optional topics course(s)
  • Special Scholars Academy events throughout the semester

If you qualify for admittance into the UNI Business Scholars Academy, you may be eligible to receive various University and UNI business college scholarships.

Academy Criteria

The following criteria must be met for admission into the UNI Business Scholars Academy:

  • You are a first-year student and have indicated the College of Business as your college of choice. This includes international students.
  • You have a high school GPA of 3.85 

OR

  • You are a first-year student and have indicated the College of Business as your college of choice. This includes international students.
  • You scored a 25 or higher on the ACT exam (SAT equivalency of 1200 or higher) AND have a 3.5 GPA

If you meet the university’s criteria for admission, we'll automatically review your application to determine if you're eligible for the UNI Business Scholars Academy. You will be notified by Dean Leslie K. Wilson of your acceptance.

Contact Jenny Connolly for more information.