Undergraduate Admissions - The University of Iowa

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New Transfer Student Profile

Who Else is at Iowa?
Total university enrollment includes more than 30,000 students from around the world, including:

Fall Semester 2013

More than 1,200 students transferred to the University of Iowa from other colleges or universities for the Fall Semester of 2013.

New Transfer Student Enrollment
College: Residents: Nonresidents:
Liberal Arts & Sciences 711 232
Nursing 59 7
University College 24 4
Engineering 33 17
Business 34 6
Medicine 11 0
Education 3 0
Total: 1,258 875 266

University College is home to a wide range of programs, including the Bachelor of Applied Studies (BAS) degree program.

Men/Women

  • 592 men (52%)
  • 543 women (48%)
Minority Students
Race: Number (Percentage):
Hispanic/Latino(a) 67 (5.9%)
African American 31 (2.7%)
Asian American 24 (2.1%)
Two or more races 22 (1.9%)
Native American 2 (0.1%)
Total 146 (13%)

International Students

68 students

  • 10 countries represented

Enrolled to Honors

  • 97 students (9%)

Colleges Represented

  • 62 in-state
  • 195 out-of-state
Top Feeder Schools
Iowa Number of Students:
Kirkwood Community College 319
Des Moines Area Community College 70
Eastern Iowa Community College 64
University of Northern Iowa 37
Southeastern Community College 25
Indian Hills Community College 24
Iowa State University 24
Iowa Central Community College 22
North Iowa Area Community College 17
Hawkeye Community College 15
Out of State Number of Students:
College of DuPage 13
Black Hawk College 10
Joliet Junior College 10
College of Lake County 9
Harper College 7
McHenry County College 7
Oakton Community College 7
Illinois State University 6
Western Illinois University 6
Moraine Valley Community College 5

 

Most Popular Areas of Study
Area of Study: Number of Students:
Business (Pre-) 161 (14%)
Nursing 66 (5%)
Psychology 58 (5%)
Open Major 53 (5%)
English 38 (3%)
Communication Studies 38 (3%)

Transfer GPA and Credit Hours

  • Mean GPA of 3.03
  • Mean of 56 semester hours