‘High School Educators’ Category

Important Dates for First-Year Students for Fall 2018

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Today – Make sure your students are taking these steps to stay on track to joining the Hawkeye family

  • Submit an application for admission to the University of Iowa. March 1 is the deadline for students to apply for admission in order to be considered for merit-based scholarships.
  • File the FAFSA as soon as possible
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Introducing Melissa Shivers, new vice president for student life

Sunday, October 15th, 2017

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 following the retirement of Tom Rocklin, who served the University … Read More

University of Iowa scholarship updates

Monday, April 3rd, 2017

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 will offer the following scholarships:

Iowa Flagship Award 

This award is … Read More

Important Dates to Remember

Monday, March 27th, 2017

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
On Iowa!

August 21
Fall classes begin… Read More

March 1 Application Deadline

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

Due to space concerns from a high volume of applications for Fall 2017, our regular admission deadline has been moved to March 1, 2017. We’re thrilled the University of Iowa is the first choice of so many students. We want to make sure we maintain the high quality academic experience they expect and … Read More

Important Dates to Remember for Admitted Students

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

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 through the summer.

March 1 – Students can submit their … Read More

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