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UIU-Fort Riley: Education Built for Life

From your post at Fort Riley, earn your college degree from the renowned Upper Iowa University.

Military and veteran students will all find an education Built for Life—your life. UIU’s Fort Riley regional education center offers you the chance to fit a top-notch education into your busy life and to coordinate with your military mission.

UIU works closely with you to tailor an education program aimed at achieving your individual career goals. Our partnership with Fort Riley means we have the expertise to help you secure the unique education benefits available to those in the service.

In addition to veterans and service men and women, UIU-Fort Riley also welcomes civilians, including Department of Defense (DoD) employees, federal contractors and military dependents (spouses and children) to our classes.

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Academic Programs at UIU-Fort Riley

The UIU-Fort Riley center offers day, evening and weekend classes in a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs. You can also blend your degree plan with online and self-paced courses that can travel with you as you serve your country here or overseas.

Select one of the UIU-Fort Riley programs below to explore that area of study.

Associate Degrees

Bachelor’s Degrees

Master’s Degrees

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Academic Support

Get the support you need for successful studies through tutoring or accommodations for a disability.

Shorter Sessions with Focused Schedule

UIU’s unique Two-at-a-Time course schedule helps you focus on your studies. You only need to take two classes during each 8- or 6-week session, which helps you concentrate and excel. UIU gives you access to courses year-round, so you can complete your degree on your schedule.

2021-2022 Academic Year

Session 1 (08/30/2021 – 10/21/2021)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
BA 317 International Management BA 210, and general education cultures requirement 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Monday
BA 474 Organizational Behavior PSY 190 or SOC 110 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
PSY 190 General Psychology 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
PSY 323 Cognition PSY 190 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Thursday

Session 2 (10/25/2021 – 12/16/2021)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
BA 222 Management Information Systems BA 210 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Monday
BA 371 Training and Development BA 361 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Tuesday
ENG 311 Urban Cinema ENG 101, Recommended: ENG 102. Encouraged: ENG 290 or ENG 265 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Wednesday
MATH 220 Elementary Statistics Pass (MATH 105 or above) or ((pass MATH 095 or ACT math score ≥ 19) and pass MATH 100) or ACT math score ≥ 24 or an alternative placement as approved by the math department or instructor approval 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm Tuesday
MKT 208 Marketing Principles 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
PSY 190 General Psychology 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Monday
PSY 232 Group Dynamics 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm Monday

Session 3 (01/10/2022 – 03/03/2022)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
ACCT 201 Accounting Principles I
BA 356 Quantitative Analysis/Bus II BA 256 or MATH 220 or instructor approval.
BA 374 Business Communication ENG 102
ENG 101 English Composition I ACT (verbal portion) of at least 18 or the completion of ENG 100 or successful performance on challenge examination
ES 117 Natural Disasters
PSY 360 Abnormal Psychology PSY 190

Session 4 (03/14/2022 – 05/05/2022)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
ACCT 202 Accounting Principles II ACCT 201
BA 210 Management Principles
BA 460 Strategic Management Senior standing and within 9 credit hours of program completion.
ENG 102 English Composition II ENG 101
FIN 341 Corporate Financial Management ECON 161, ACCT 202, Or permission of instructor
PSY 240 Conflict Resolution
PSY 49801 Senior Project Psychology ENG 102, And 30 or fewer credits remaining to be completed through UIU
PSY 49803 Senior Project Social Science ENG 102, And 30 or fewer credits remaining to be completed through UIU

Session 5 (05/16/2022 – 07/07/2022)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
BA 302 Business Law and Ethics
BA 454 Management Cases BA 361, BA 423, and completion of all management-business core requirements.
ECON 160 Principles of Microeconomics
ENG 290 The Movies
PSY 338 Motivation PSY 190

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Easily Transfer Credits with JST

UIU accepts the Joint Service Transcript (JST) to help you earn college credit from your prior military training and education or professional experience.

If you’ve taken college courses before, UIU makes it easy to apply those credits to your degree even if it’s been several years since your last class. We accept up to 90 credits from four-year schools or 78 credits from two-year schools.

The university also partners with several community colleges around the country to make the transfer process even smoother, including:

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Admissions and Aid

When you’re ready to apply to UIU-Fort Riley, we’ll help you navigate the admissions and financial aid process.

Special Programs and Grants

Field Artillery and Air Defense Partnerships

UIU offers special aligned degree programs for the ADA and FA as part of the Army’s CEDP initiative

Corporate Programs

UIU-Fort Riley partners with area employers to offer employees grants toward tuition.

Military Financial Aid

UIU-Fort Riley accepts all military and veterans aid and offers military tuition grants.

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Experience UIU from Fort Riley

As a student at UIU-Fort Riley, you can take advantage of the benefits of being part of a global school community.

Adrianne Watson, '19

Social Sciences
Fort Riley

Finishing my degree helped me to put learning into perspective. It has enhanced my ability to critically think and apply that knowledge to my everyday working relationships.

Contact UIU-Fort Riley

211 Custer Ave., Rm. 102
Fort Riley, KS 66442

Phone: 785-784-5225

Email: f[email protected]


Office Hours
Monday – Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.



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