‘High School Educators’ Category

Expanding Educational Options: UI Adds Four New Majors

Thursday, November 17th, 2016

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 Iowa Sociology Department is offering students the opportunity to major … Read More

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

Monday, November 7th, 2016

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. An Old Gold Scholar must have a 30 ACT (or … Read More

CLAS Updates General Education Program Requirements

Monday, April 25th, 2016

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 will need to complete the 3 semester requirement.

The Diversity … Read More

Important Dates to Remember

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

May 1
Final deadline for accepting admission

June 1
Final deadline to apply for residence hall housing

First-year student Orientation

August 17-18
Residence hall move-in

August 17-21
On Iowa!

August 22
Fall classes begin… Read More

Introducing the Iowa Scholarship Portal

Monday, April 11th, 2016

A new tool adopted by the University of Iowa makes it easier for students to find and apply for scholarships across campus.

The Iowa Scholarship Portal is available to both incoming and current UI students, offering them the ability to easily search, review requirements, apply and accept awards for available scholarship opportunities.

The portal contains … Read More

University of Iowa adds on-campus housing

Thursday, November 19th, 2015

Students this fall moved into the brand new Mary Louise Petersen Residence Hall

This year the University of Iowa celebrated the opening of a new 10-story, 501-bed residence hall on the west side of campus. The first batch of Hawkeyes moved into Mary Louise Petersen Residence Hall in August, the week before classes began. While … Read More

UI Updates Scholarship Policies and Amounts

Monday, November 16th, 2015

The University of Iowa has changed its scholarship policies and procedures to make it easier for students to find and understand total award amounts.

Applicable for incoming new first-year students

In an effort to simplify scholarship awards for students and their families, select merit based scholarships awarded by the Office of Admissions will no longer … Read More

Greetings from Kirk Kluver, Director of Admissions

Friday, October 30th, 2015

Hello and greetings from the University of Iowa, where class is back in session and campus is bustling with the excitement of a new school year. My name is Kirk Kluver, and in August I began my duties as the Director of Admissions at this terrific university.

It is a pleasure to introduce myself to … Read More

Upcoming Visit Events: November & December

Tuesday, October 27th, 2015

Visiting campus is the best way to make an informed college choice, so we make it easy for students and families¬†to meet the people at Iowa, ask questions, and take look around.¬†We offer a variety of program options; check them out and encourage your students to register soon, as space may be limited for … Read More

Business Revises Direct Admission Standards, Introduces Tippie RISE

Friday, October 23rd, 2015

The Tippie College of Business has updated its direct admission criteria for first-year students and added an experiential learning requirement to graduate from Iowa with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree.

Effective for first-year students applying for Fall 2016 and beyond, the direct admission criteria for the Tippie College of Business will change to an … Read More