Introducing Melissa Shivers, new vice president for student life

The University of Iowa welcomed a new vice president for student life this fall.

Melissa Shivers came to the UI after 20 years of experience serving students at the University of Tennessee, University of Georgia, Clemson University, and Georgia Southern University. She started in July Read More ›

University of Iowa scholarship updates

The University of Iowa is announcing several changes to scholarships effective in fall 2018 and beyond.

The changes include the addition of a new Iowa resident scholarship, monetary adjustments for resident and non-resident scholarships, and updates to University of Iowa scholarship policy. Starting in fall 2018, the University of Iowa Office of Admissions Read More ›

Important Dates to Remember

May 1
Final deadline for accepting admission

May 31
Final deadline to apply for residence hall housing

Students receive residence hall housing assignments and move-in instructions

Student Orientation

August 1
Application deadline for Transfer students

August 16-17
Residence hall move-in

August 16-20
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Important Dates to Remember for Admitted Students

Today – Our housing application is open. Students can apply for residence hall housing through their Admissions Profile on MyUI. The deadline to apply for housing is May 31.

This Month – Students will begin receiving notification about their financial aid award. This process continues Read More ›

Expanding Educational Options: UI Adds Four New Majors

The University of Iowa is constantly growing, adapting, and changing to fit the needs of our students and of today’s world. This year, four new undergraduate majors have been added to our already over 200 areas of study.

Criminology, Law, and Justice

The University of Read More ›

UI’s fall enrollment numbers reflect commitment to access and excellence

Our latest class of incoming first-year students established new records for achievement and represented expanded access to college for first-generation students.

The University of Iowa Class of 2020 boasts nearly 800 Old Gold Scholarship recipients, the most ever for an incoming class at the UI. Read More ›

CLAS Updates General Education Program Requirements

The University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS) has approved a new General Education requirement in Diversity and Inclusion for students graduating with a baccalaureate degree from CLAS.

CLAS students entering the University of Iowa during the summer of 2017 and beyond Read More ›