September 1, 2013
Representatives from the University of Iowa Office of Admissions will be visiting college fairs all around the country this fall, meeting with students and visiting high schools. We invite you to come and see us at a college fair near you to learn more about the University of Iowa and what we have to offer.
July 3, 2013
For the ninth straight year, the University of Iowa has been designated a “Best Buy” in the Fiske Guide to Colleges .
The creation of a former New York Times education editor, the Fiske Guide has been a respected college search tool used by parents, college-bound students, and their guidance counselors for 30 years. The UI is one of only 21 public universities from the United States, United Kingdom, and Canada on the list and one of four Big Ten schools included along with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Purdue University, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
August 3, 2012
For the eighth straight year, the University of Iowa has been designated a “Best Buy” in the Fiske Guide to Colleges .
The UI is one of only 20 public universities from the United States, United Kingdom, and Canada on the list and one of three Big Ten schools included along with Indiana University and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
The creation of a former New York Times education editor, the Fiske Guide has been a respected college search tool used by parents, college-bound students,...
July 11, 2012
First-year/freshmen applicants who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents applying to the UI College of Engineering for the Spring 2013 semester or after will have new admission requirements.
To be admitted to the College of Engineering, applicants must:Meet the Minimum High School Course Requirements . Present an ACT math score of 25 or higher, or an SAT math score of 620 or higher. Meet the Regent Admission Index (RAI) score requirement: Iowa residents...
February 21, 2012
For the seventh straight year, the University of Iowa has been designated a "Best Buy" in the Fiske Guide to Colleges, and for the fifth year running, the UI is the only Big Ten school on the list. The creation of a former New York Times education editor, the Fiske Guide has been a respected college search tool used by parents, college-bound students, and their guidance counselors for more than 25 years. The 2012 edition evaluates the academics, social life, financial aid, housing and other features at more than 300 colleges in the United States, Canada and Great Britain. To receive a "...
February 21, 2012
On Iowa! is a required three-day program for first-year students held immediately before classes begin in August. Designed to complement summer Orientation, On Iowa! will build connections among students, convey University history and traditions, emphasize The IOWA Challenge expectations, and offer strategies for academic success and involvement beyond the classroom.
The heart of On Iowa! is its 300 student leaders (OISLs), who are responsible for guiding and supporting 30 first-year students. OISLs will create a welcoming environment...
August 26, 2011
A comparison of 500 public universities and colleges, The University of Iowa Iowa ranked #47 among the top 100 "Best Values in Public Colleges for 2011-12" in Kiplinger magazine.
The 2012 ranking , which puts Iowa in the top 10% of all public schools considered, measured admission rates, test scores of incoming first-year students, four- and six-year graduation rates, tuition, fees, room and board expenses, and financial aid distribution. The editors used these factors to determine which schools offer the best in academic...
August 26, 2011
The University of Iowa is recognized several times in the new U.S.News & World Report's 2012 edition of Top Online Education Program rankings released today, Tuesday, Jan. 10. Overall the UI ranked No. 50 out of 194 institutions in the area of "Student Engagement and Assessment" for bachelor's programs offered online. The Bachelor of Liberal Studies (BLS) and the...