Undergraduate Admissions - The University of Iowa

The University of Iowa

Print Header - IOWA Undergraduate Admissions

The Iowa Heritage Award

This award is for new undergraduate full-time first-year students and full-time transfer students who have a parent, stepparent, legal guardian, or grandparent who graduated from the University of Iowa with a bachelor’s, master’s, or doctorate degree. The completed form must be submitted by May 25 for summer session and fall semester, or by December 19 for spring semester. Your award will be approved after all information is verified. You may be asked to provide additional information to assist in the review of your application.

For entering new students starting summer 2015, the Iowa Heritage Award is designed for both residents and nonresident students.

Student Information

Your 8-digit University ID

Alumnus/a Information

Name at the time of UI attendance

Current name if different from above

Choose only one. Note: siblings, aunts, and uncles are not eligible for this program.

Completion of one UI degree (and graduation year) is required. Completion of a medical residency at the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics does not meet the eligibility criteria for this award.

Bachelor's graduation year
Master's graduation year
Doctoral graduation year


Call: 319-335-3847 or email: adm-scholarship@uiowa.edu

The University of Iowa prohibits discrimination in employment, educational programs, and activities on this basis of race, national origin, color, creed, religion, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or associational preference. The Univeresity also affirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities and equal access to University facilities. For additional information on nondiscrimination policies, contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Diversity, 319-335-0705 (voice) and 319-335-0697 (text), 202 Jessup Hall, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1316