‘High School Educators’ Category

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

Honors at Iowa changes admission criteria

Tuesday, October 20th, 2015

The University of Iowa Honors Program has updated its eligibility requirements. The changes will affect current students this year and prospective students entering at any point after the Summer 2016 session.

First-year students will now need a high school GPA of 3.8 or higher and an ACT composite of 30 or above to be invited … Read More

Three New Certificate Programs Added to CLAS

Friday, August 14th, 2015

The University of Iowa has added three new College of Liberal Arts and Sciences certificates that will be implemented starting in the fall 2015 semester.

Certificate in Event Planning
The Certificate in Event Planning is designed to serve the career goals of a growing number of students who have a desire to enter the field of … Read More

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