Fall Semester 2018

3,056 international students are attending the University of Iowa, according to data collected in fall 2018.


Degree-Seeking Status
Type of Student: Number:
Undergraduate students 1,768
Graduate students 980
Medical Residents/Fellows & Post-Doctorals 277
Professional Students 31
Total: 3,056
Geographic Origin
Region Percentage:
Asia 75.8%
    China (1,743 students)
    India (275 students)
    South Korea (218 students)
    Iran (50 students)
Europe (152 students) 4.9%
Caribbean (10 students) 0.3%
Africa (74 students) 2.4%
North America (54 students) 1.8%
Australia & New Zealand (12 students) 0.4%
South America (85 students) 2.8%
International Students as Percentage of Undergraduate Enrollment
College: Percentage:
Liberal Arts & Sciences (1,244 students) 5.2%
Business (353 students) 1.5%
Engineering (158 students) .6%
All Undergraduate Students (3,056) 12.7%