First-year students

Students currently in high school or high school graduates that haven't yet enrolled at another higher education institution. 

University of Iowa application      Common application


Transfer students

Students who begin their academic career through coursework or a degree at one institution, and then decide to transfer to Iowa to finish their education.

Online application      Requirements

International students

Students who are not US citizens or US permanent residents, or students who are refugees, asylees, temporary visa holders, or require a visa.

Common application      Requirements

Additional options

Resources for other admissions needs including returning students, those changing colleges, and online and non-degree students.

Additional Admission Options

Graduate and professional students

Graduate and professional students

Students who have an undergraduate bachelor's degree and wish to apply for a graduate or professional degree program at Iowa can visit the graduate and professional admissions site.

Graduate Application      Graduate Admissions