‘High School Educators’ Category

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

June-August
Students receive residence hall housing assignments and move-in instructions

June-July
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

June-July
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