Fall Semester 2020

More than 900 students transferred to the University of Iowa from other colleges or universities for the Fall Semester of 2020.


New Transfer Student Enrollment
College: Residents: Nonresidents:
Liberal Arts & Sciences 610 186
Business 37 11
University College 28 14
Engineering 28 7
Nursing 35 8
Medicine 3 3
Education 6 0
Total: 1,059 747 (77%) 229 (23%)


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

Men/Women

  • 474 men (49%)
  • 494 women (51%)
Minority Students
Race: Number (Percentage):
Hispanic/Latino(a) 90 (9%)
African American/Black 50 (5%)
Asian American 24 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1 (.1%)
American Indian 1 (.1%)
Two or more races 41 (4%)
Total 220 (23%)

International Students

17 students

  • 11 countries represented

Enrolled in Honors

  • 12 students (1%)

Colleges Represented

  • 41 in-state
  • 152 out-of-state
Top Feeder Schools
Iowa Number of Students:
Kirkwood Community College - Cedar Rapids 275
Des Moines Area Community College - Ankeny 94
Eastern Iowa Community College - Scott 62
Iowa State University 29
Southeastern Community College 25
University of Northern Iowa 21
North Iowa Area Community College - Mason City 19
Hawkeye Community College 18
Out of State Number of Students:
Joint Services Transcript 19
College of Dupage (IL) 19
Harper College (IL) 14
Black Hawk College-Quad Cities (IL)  10
Elgin Community College (IL) 8
Joliet Junior College (IL) 8
McHenry County College (IL)  7
Waubonesee Community College (IL) 6
Air University - Community College of the Air Force (AL) 5

 

Most Popular Areas of Study
Area of Study: Number of Students:
Business (Pre-) 111 (11%)
Psychology 64 (7%)
Nursing-RN 43 (4%)
Biology 40 (4%)
Health and Human Phys. 37 (4%)
English and Creative Writing 31 (3%)
Bachelor of Liberal Studies 29 (3%)

Transfer GPA and Credit Hours

  • Mean GPA of 3.15
  • Mean of 56 semester hours