First-year students

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

Online application      Requirements

Transfer students

Students currently enrolled at another college or university or who have earned a bachelor's degree and are pursuing another degree.

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.

Online application      Requirements

Additional options

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

Additional Admission Options      Requirements

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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.