College Credit Earned While in High School

Many first-year Hawkeyes get an early start on college by taking college courses in high school and then wish to apply those credits to their University of Iowa degree.

The University of Iowa does accept transfer credits for students who take college courses in high school, as Read More ›

Breaking barriers in brain research

The Iowa Neuroscience Institute is primed to make discoveries about humans’ most complex organ—and end debilitating diseases.

Every Tuesday, University of Iowa physician-scientist Kumar Narayanan steels himself as he bikes to work. It’s the most challenging day of his week—the day he sees patients from Read More ›

Undergrads learn resilience in the lab

The University of Iowa’s strategic plan calls on the university to perform high-impact research and to provide a transformative academic experience that educates all UI students to be engaged citizens. Hundreds of faculty and staff at Iowa are quietly and busily teaching students to be Read More ›

Important Dates for Fall 2019 Students

March 1
-Deadline for students to apply for admission in order to be considered for merit-based scholarships.
-Students can submit their Orientation reservation through their Admissions Profile on MyUI. Students are only invited once they accept our offer of admission and pay the $250 acceptance Read More ›

Introducing Melissa Shivers, new vice president for student life

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 Read More ›

University of Iowa scholarship updates

The University of Iowa is announcing several changes to scholarships effective in fall 2018. Note: scholarships are subject to change each admission cycle.

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 Read More ›

Important Dates to Remember

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 Read More ›