‘High School Educators’ Category

Important Dates to Remember

Thursday, January 8th, 2015

Jan. 1
Students are eligible to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Jan. 30
Deadline to apply for housing to be able to choose your own room and participate in self-selection of roommate and learning community

March 1
Deadline for Living Learning Community, room type, and roommate preferences to be submitted or … Read More

University of Iowa Unveils Two New Majors

Thursday, January 8th, 2015

The University of Iowa has added two new majors for undergraduate students.

  • Biomedical Sciences (BS): The interdisciplinary Biomedical Sciences major (BS) is designed for the undergraduate student with an aptitude for the sciences and who plans to attend medical school or to conduct biomedical research in graduate school and beyond. It is intended particularly for
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Scholarship Changes Increase Support for Many Students

Thursday, January 8th, 2015

Several scholarship changes affecting transfer and first-year University of Iowa students for summer 2015 and beyond will make paying for an education at Iowa even easier. The changes include monetary increases to three scholarships, increased eligibility for two scholarships, and the creation of a new award.

  • The Old Gold Scholarship has been increased from $3,000
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Introducing Brent Gage, Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management

Thursday, January 8th, 2015

Brent Gage, Ph.D.
Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management

Greetings from the University of Iowa, my name is Brent Gage. On December 15, I began as the Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management, overseeing the UI’s efforts to recruit and enroll students. My previous experience at the University of Alabama-Birmingham, where I served as associate … Read More

Application open for Wilson Scholarship in Actuarial Science

Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

Scholarship applications are now open for the Charles E. and Eleanore G. Wilson Scholarship in Actuarial Science and Statistics.

This scholarship is awarded to high-achieving students majoring in actuarial science or statistics at the University of Iowa and covers up to the full cost of tuition and fees.

For a student to be considered … Read More

Application Deadline Approaching for Shoemaker-Strickler Scholarship

Tuesday, January 6th, 2015

The deadline to apply for one of the University of Iowa’s most prestigious scholarships is quickly approaching.

Applications and supporting documents for the Shoemaker-Strickler Memorial Scholarships should be submitted by February 2, 2015.

The University of Iowa Chemistry and Physics departments will each award up to two scholarships covering the full cost of tuition, fees, … Read More

New Scholarship Opportunity for Students Interested in Fine Arts

Monday, January 5th, 2015

First-year students entering the University of Iowa with an interest in fine arts could be eligible for a new scholarship offered through the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences.

The Dorothy Wirtz Fine Arts Scholarship is awarded to high-achieving first-year students majoring in Art & Art History, Cinema, English-Creative Writing Track, Dance, Music, or Theatre Arts. … Read More

Summer-study scholarships for first-year students

Friday, May 3rd, 2013

A new scholarship available to first-year University of Iowa students starting this year aims to help students complete their undergraduate degrees in four years or less.

The Summer Hawk Tuition Grant will award Iowa residents a full-tuition scholarship for up to 12 semester hours of summer study. First-year, first-time students entering the university this summer … Read More

Hawkeye visit days for Spring 2013

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

Registration for spring Hawkeye Visit Days will begin in mid December.

Monday, Feb. 18 (Presidents Day)
Friday, March 1*
Friday, March 29*
Friday, April 5*
Friday, April 12*

* Transfer DayRead More

Engineering changes requirements

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

The University of Iowa College of Engineering has changed its admission requirements for first-year students. To be admitted, students must:

• Meet the high school course requirements

• Present an ACT math score of 25 or higher (620 math SAT)

• Meet the Regent Admission Index (RAI) of 245 for residents and 255 for nonresident… Read More