107 Calvin Hall Iowa City, IA 52242-1396 319-335-3847
http://www.uiowa.edu admissions@uiowa.edu
About University of Iowa
  • Year of Foundation 1847
  • Size of Campus 1900 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 20,300
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 51% 49% 38%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $6,125 in-state, $22,424out-of-state
  • Room and Board $8,331
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $40
  • Enrollment No. 19,899
The University of Iowa is a major national research university located on a 1,900-acre campus in Iowa City in southeast Iowa, on the Iowa River near the intersection of U.S. Interstate Highways 80 and 380. Iowa is composed of 11 colleges, the largest of which is the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, enrolling most of Iowa's undergraduates. The Henry B. Tippie College of Business, the Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, and the Colleges of Education, Engineering, Law, Nursing, Pharmacy, enroll undergraduates, and with the Colleges of Dentistry and Public Health provide graduate education in conjunction with the Graduate College.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of students in fraternities 16
  • Percent students who are frat members 7%
  • Number of honor societies Phi Beta Kappa; Sigma Xi; Mortar Board; Omicron Delta Kappa; Golden Key; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; Phi Eta Sigma
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 17
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Association of Muslim Students, Bahai Assoc, 24/7, Campus Bible Fellowship, Campus Christian Fellowship, Campus Crusade for Christ, Diamond Way Buddhist Group, Episcopal Campus Ministry, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, H
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 12%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African Student Association; American Indian Assoc; AISES; Asian American Coalition; Asian American Law Student Assoc; Black Genesis Dance Society; Black Graduate and Professional Students; Black Student Union; Hispanic Soc
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 16
  • Other general policies hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 13
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Riverfest, Homecoming, Dance Marathon
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Cedar Rapids, Iowa (20), Moline, Iowa (60)
  • Distance to nearest train Mt. Pleasant, Iowa (52)
  • Distance to nearest bus Iowa City, Iowa
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 78
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 13%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, apartments for married students, apartment for single students, special housing for disabled students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 45%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 13%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 18%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 27%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 24%
Campus Services
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Number Of Subscriptions 50,214
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 30,000
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses No
  • Museums Art and natural history museums, field campus, driving simulator, newspaper production lab, TV lab, survey research facility, new Honors Center, new Career Center.
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 34,133
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 4,551,217
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number of e-books 229,730
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 7,131,140
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control
Student Employment and Career
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 30%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Price Waterhouse Coopers, Enterprise, Wells Fargo,Principal, Deloitte & Touche, LaSalle Bank, KPMG, Aegon, Target, Accenture, Cerner Corp, Ernst and Young, Cardinal Health, Hewitt Associates, Harris-Nesbitt, US Army, US Bank
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
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