UNIVERSITY OF IOWA - [UIOWA], IOWA CITY

Iowa City, IowaLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1847Established Year
  32166Enrollment

The University of Iowa (UI) is a public research institution in Iowa City, Iowa, United States. Established in 1847, it is renowned for one of the largest and most acclaimed medical centers in the US, as well as the famous Iowa Writers' Workshop.

The university offers 200+ majors, minors and certificate programs and 5,000+ courses every year in undergraduate, graduate, and professional education. The most popular majors are –

  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
  • Social Sciences; Engineering
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs

Why Choose Iowa University?

  • Member of the Association of American Universities and the Big Ten Conference.
  • 40+ Pulitzer Prize-winning faculty and alumni.
  • 9.3% of students on-campus are of international origin.
  • 95% of UI graduates either join graduate school or get employed within 6 months of graduation.
  • For every $1 in state funding, an economic impact of $16 is created.
  • In the past 3 years, 4,100+ employers have recruited Iowa graduates.
  • Projected impact of UI research discoveries on Iowa’s economy is $2.4 billion by 2020
  • In FY 2018, $554.1 million was received in external research funding.
  • The varsity athletic team Iowa Hawkeyes have 24 teams competing in the NCAA Division I.

Program and Schools at University of Iowa

The University of Iowa undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees through 11 academic colleges:

  • Carver College of Medicine
  • College of Dentistry
  • College of Education
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Law
  • College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • College of Nursing
  • College of Pharmacy
  • College of Public Health
  • Tippie College of Business
  • Graduate College
  • Distance and Online Education
  • University College

University of Iowa Campus and Residence

Of the two UNESCO Cities of Literature in the U.S, Iowa city is one. The city is regarded as one of the best places to live in the US and is also the #5 college town in the country.

UI boasts of a 1,700-acre, bicycle friendly main campus with 18 major bus routes for connectivity. 6,702 students live on-campus in 10 residence halls.

University of Iowa Admission Process

Pre-Requisites for admission into the University of Iowa

  • Transcripts
  • Test scores: SAT/ACT for UG students
  • English language proficiency test score: TOEFL; IELTS; or PTE
  • Specific programs may have additional requirements for admission

Admission Process

  • Apply online directly at on the official website
  • The non-refundable application fee for UG programs is $80 and varies for graduate programs.

University of Iowa Cost of attendance       

ExpenseCost in USD
Tuition & Fees31,458
Housing & Meals11,172
Subtotal42,630
Books & Supplies950
Personal2,204
Transportation646
Total46,430

Financial Aids offered by University of Iowa

  • 88% of students at UI receive some form of financial aid.
  • Average grant aid received by students is USD 8,936
  • The scholarship can range up to covering full cost of attendance for meritorious students.
  • Several Fellowship and grants like the Graduate College Summer Fellowships and Graduate College Research Grants are available for graduate students as well.

Alumni Network

UI alumni stay connected and get involved through the University of Iowa Center for Advancement. Regional clubs, alumni affinity groups, annual events etc. keep the alumni engaged with their alma mater.

List of a few notable alumni:

  • Paul P. Harris – Founder - Rotary International.
  • James Alan McPherson – Pulitzer Prize Awardee, MacArthur Fellow
  • Juanita Kidd Stout – First woman Federal Judge
  • W. Ann Reynolds – Chancellor of the City University of New York
  • James Van Allen – Physicist and discoverer of the Van Allen Belts
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5 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$13,418 PER
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4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$32,408 PER
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4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$32,408 PER
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2 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$43,362 - 47,644 PER
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$43,362 - 45,318 PER
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2 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$43,362 - 48,410 PER
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5 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$13,418 PER
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4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$32,408 PER
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4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$32,408 PER
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2 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$43,362 - 47,644 PER
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2 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$43,362 - 48,410 PER
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AVERAGE COST
Average Tuition Fees (Annual)
$ 32,408
Bachelors Tuition Fees$32408
Post graduate Tuition Fees$43362
Accomodation Fees (Annual)
$ 10,450
CAMPUS LIFE
Total Enrollment
32,166
International Students
3,539
Male : Female Ratio
48:52
Student : Faculty Ratio
16:1
ADMISSION DEADLINES ( SPRING SEASON )
Application Deadline
October 01, 2018
Start of Application process July 01, 2018
End of Application process October 01, 2018
Application Fee
$ 40
Application website www.commonapp.org/
Accepts common App Yes
ADMISSION STATISTICS
Acceptance Rate
80.7%
Min. 6.5
Total Applications
-
Min. 80
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