Public Records

2019 Requests

Date Completed Requestor Name Subject Status
11/26/19 Josh Scheinblum

I’m doing a story on companies that raise money for groups in our area, like UNI, ahead of Thanksgiving.The company, Ruffalo Noel Levitz claims to have been hired by UNI and helped increase fundraising. Can you please tell me what year(s) they did fundraising campaigns for UNI, how much money they brought in during each year, and the amount of money the company was paid each year for their services?Could also please send me any invoices from Ruffalo Noel Levitz to UNI for each year they have done fundraising campaigns? Please send me this record in a .PDF document to this email address, you also please send me any contractual agreements between Ruffalo Noel Levitz and UNI for their services? Please send this in a .PDF to this email address,  For your reference, here is their UNI “case study” - Can you confirm their claims? I would like to interview someone with UNI via facetime about why the decision to hire Ruffalo Noel Levitz, how money solicited from donors, and if this is a partnership that will continue. Would 1:00PM work today? Should the University decline, I will need a statement by 3:30PM today (11/26), my deadline.

11/21/19 Zach Burnes
request for undergraduate students in regards to my private company OnDemand Storage
I am requesting students:
mailing address
email address
full/part time enrollment
11/14/19 Andy Wittry

I'd like to make a public records request for copies of the signed contracts for Northern Iowa's men's basketball non-conference games for the 2019-20 season. Since this request is of public interest, I'd like to request that any associated fees be waived.

11/7/19 Michael McPhail

I am requesting data for all current University of Northern Iowa faculty and staff with the following information for each: Name, home and work address, home and work phone number, personal and work email addresses, gender, and race.

11/7/19 Michael McPhail

I am requesting the student directory data for all current University of Northern Iowa students, with the following fields for each student: Name, major, classification, home address, phone number, date of birth, email addresses, and dates of attendance. 

10/7/19 Andy Wittry
I'd like to make a public records request for a copy of the signed contract between Northern Iowa and men's basketball coach Ben Jacobson, as well as any subsequent amendments or extensions. Since this request is of public interest, I'd like to request that any associated fees be waived.


sent documents to requestor 10/7/19
10/1/19 Kevin Kelley

All University of Northern Iowa football game contracts, memorandums of understanding, letters or cancellations for non-conference opponents for the 2020 season through 2035 season (dated, signed, and/or executed on or after March 1, 2019).

9/27/19 Jonathan Katz

I'm interested in doing a story on Athletic Department finances and comparing the three public schools in the state of Iowa. I've already gotten the NCAA Membership Financial Reporting System information from FY '18, from Iowa and Iowa State, and I wanted to see if somebody from your university could send that to me as well.   


9/27/19 Josh Delander

request the current contracts for all of your NCAA athletic program head coaches.

9/18/19 Cara Decker
copy of employment contracts and any addendums/amendments for your Head Women's Basketball Coach and Head Men's Basketball Coach.


9/4/19 Kenny Jacoby

request for blank copies of any transfer tracer forms sent by your institution's athletic department to other institutions since Jan. 1, 2014. One blank copy is sufficient, unless your institution has used multiple versions of its transfer tracer form during that time period, in which case I'd like one copy of each one.

8/29/19 Cody Goodwin
I hereby request the most recent active contract agreement between this institution and the following individuals:
Doug Schwab, the head coach of the wrestling program;
Randy Pugh, the assistant coach of the wrestling program;
Lee Roper, the assistant coach of the wrestling program.
Please include any and all amendments, exhibits, memorandums, and associated materials.
I am willing to pay fees for this requests. If you believe there will be fees in any amount, please inform me first.


8/9/19 Andy Wittry
I'd like to make a public records request for a copy of Northern Iowa's 2018 NCAA Financial Report. Since this request is of public interest, I'd like to request that any associated fees be waived.


8/9/19 John Templon

I am requesting an opportunity to inspect or obtain copies of public records of the contract or agreement, including all applicable amendments, for Northern Iowa head men's basketball coach Ben Jacobson.

7/29/19 Josh Scheinblum

List of every peace officer, and their title, employed by the UNI Police Department on 7/10/2019 who has a “Giglio” file.

No Documents to Send
7/29/19 Tim Christian Receiving all proposals that were submitted and the final scoring that was developed by UNI for RFP Q9402. Sent Responsive Documents
7/29/19 Kevin Cohen

Current employment contracts and salary for KK Armstrong, Don Bishop, Ryan Clanton, Erik Crawford, Nick Danielson, Mark Farley, Steven Fennelly, Amanda Frost, Kyle Green, PJ Hogan, Ben Jacobson, JJ Johnson, John Little, Brad Nelson, Derrik Netten, Bryce Paup, Katie Schulte, DJ Vokolek, Tanya Warren

Sent Responsive Documents
7/18/19 John Steppe

UNI's athletics budgets for the 2016-17, 2017-18, and 2018-19 fiscal years.

Sent Responsive Documents
7/17/19 Daniel Prymek

Information about the Nielsen Fieldhouse upgrades and renovation.

No Documents to Send
7/15/19 Janice Rottenberg

List of all graduate and undergraduate students enrolled for Fall 2019.

No Documents to Send