‘High School Educators’ Category

Orientation Registration Open for Students Who Accept Admission

Monday, April 27th, 2015

As students make their plans to attend Iowa next fall, the university is busy at work putting together summer programs like Orientation and On Iowa! to welcome new students and aid in their college transition.

Registration for Orientation has been open since early March for students who have accepted our offer of admission and paid … Read More

IMU Ground Floor Reopening Soon

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

The Iowa Memorial Union ground floor will reopen to students this summer for the first time since 2008, when historic flooding damaged the IMU and several other buildings on the University of Iowa campus. The IMU Flood Mitigation and Recovery Project is set to be completed in May, adding 83,000 square feet of space back … Read More

Important Dates to Remember

Monday, April 20th, 2015

May 1
Final deadline for accepting admission for Fall 2015

June 15
Final deadline to apply for residence hall housing for Fall 2015

June – July
First-year student Orientation  

August 19-20
Residence hall move-in

August 19-23
On Iowa!

August 24
Fall classes begin… Read More

Iowa High School Students May Be Eligible for the Bright Scholars of Iowa Award

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015

Iowa high school students graduating this spring who plan to enroll as first-year students this fall at the University of Iowa could be eligible for a scholarship that can cover up to the full cost of attendance minus any other gift aid for up to four years.

Applications are open for the Bright Scholars of Iowa AwardRead More

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