University of Northern Iowa bringing the world's students to campus

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While some Iowa universities clamor to attract resident students, the University of Northern Iowa has its eyes fixed abroad.

The University of Iowa recently launched a marketing blitz to attract Iowans, a reaction to a major policy change by the Iowa Board of Regents which links nearly $500 million in state funds to enrolling in-state students

While UNI is also marketing in Iowa and the Midwest, it also is gradually stepping up its recruitment of international students, an effort which officials say will bring valuable diversity to campus and generate tuition revenue.

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