Fall Semester 2019

2,568 international students are attending the University of Iowa, according to data collected in fall 2019.


Degree-Seeking Status
Type of Student: Number:
Undergraduate students 1,259
Graduate students 997
Medical Residents/Fellows & Post-Doctorals 275
Professional Students 37
Total: 2,568
Geographic Origin
Region Percentage:
Asia (2,180 students) 84.9%
    China (1,304 students)
    India (268 students)
    South Korea (192 students)
    Iran (44 students)
Europe (152 students) 5.9%
Caribbean (10 students) 0.4%
Africa (88 students) 3.4%
North America (49 students) 1.9%
Australia & New Zealand (19 students) 0.7%
South America (70 students) 2.7%
International Students as Percentage of Undergraduate Enrollment
College: Percentage:
Liberal Arts & Sciences (902 students) 3.8%
Business (224 students) 0.9%
Engineering (122 students) 0.5%
All Undergraduate Students (1,259) 5.4%