Affordable Education Opportunities

Strategic Partner employees and their families

Through this partnership, all employees of your organization, along with a spouse or domestic partner and dependents of full-time employees are eligible to receive partner grant funding to reduce the overall costs of Buena Vista University classes on campus or online.


See What You Can Build with BVU

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Online and Hybrid Undergraduate Programs

Explore your passion and be empowered to lead in your community, with convenient and flexible classes. Receive up to a 30 percent discount on tuition!

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Graduate Program in Online Organizational Leadership

Learn the skills and knowledge necessary to effectively lead people in a changing work environment. Receive up to a 30 percent discount on tuition!

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Undergraduate Programs: Storm Lake Campus

Earn your bachelor's degree on our main campus in Storm Lake. Receive up to $2,000 annually in BVU partner grants!

Actual BVU grant amount will be calculated based upon tuition minus all other grant/scholarship/gift aid.

Current Partners

  • Ag Partners, LLC
  • AHSTW Community School District
  • AmeriServe International
  • Availa Bank
  • Buena Vista Regional Medical Center
  • Bishop Heelan Catholic Schools
  • Cardinal Community School District
  • CARE
  • Carroll Community School District
  • Century 21 The Professional Group
  • Chamber and Development Council of Crawford County
  • City of Marshalltown
  • Clay Central Everly
  • Community 1st Credit Union
  • Community & Family Resources
  • Council Bluffs Community School District
  • Crawford County Memorial Hospital 
  • Denison Community School District
  • East Union Community School District
  • Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont Community School District
  • Fareway Stores, Inc.
  • Fort Dodge Community School District
  • Foundation Analytical Lab
  • Glenwood Community School District
  • Greater Ottumwa Partners in Progress
  • Innovative Industries
  • Iowa Lakes Electric Cooperative
  • K&W Electric, Inc.
  • Kingsley-Pierson Community School District
  • Lakes Regional Healthcare
  • Lawton-Bronson Community School District 
  • Marshalltown Community School District
  • Mary J. Treglia Community House
  • Merrill Manufacturing
  • Mid-Iowa Community Action
  • Midwest Christian Services
  • Murray Community School District
  • New Hope
  • Newell-Fonda Schools
  • OABCIG Community School District
  • Opportunity Living
  • Ottumwa Community School District
  • Pocahontas Area Community School
  • Pro Cooperative
  • Ranco Fertiservice, Inc.
  • Rembrandt Enterprises Inc.
  • Ridge View
  • Saint Malachy Catholic School
  • Sibley-Ocheyedan Community School District
  • Sieda Community Action
  • Sioux Central Community School District
  • Siouxland Mental Health Center
  • South O’Brien Community School District
  • Storm Lake Community School District
  • Storm Lake St. Mary's School
  • St. Rose of Lima Catholic School
  • South Central Calhoun Community School District
  • Southern Iowa Resources for Families
  • Support Services of South Central Iowa
  • UnityPoint Health
  • Wellman

Community College Partners

  • Iowa Central Community College
  • Iowa Western Community College
  • Iowa Lakes Community College
  • Marshalltown Community College
  • North Iowa Area Community College
    Indian Hills Community College
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College
  • Southwestern Community College
  • Des Moines Area Community College
  • Southeastern Community College
  • Kirkwood Community College
  • Ellsworth Community College

Register for a Session

Learn more about the many opportunities and programs Buena Vista University offers to the employees, spouses or domestic partners, and dependents of our Strategic Partners. These convenient online sessions are free to attend.

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