Fall Semester 2017

Men/Women

  • 2,817 women 
  • 2,201 men
  • 9 No response 
Minority Students
Race: Number (Percentage):
Hispanic/Latino(a) 389 (8%)
Asian American 202 (4%)
African American 135 (3%)
American Indian 8 (.2%)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3 (.06%)
Two or more races 194 (4%)
Total 931 (19%)

International Students

  • 165 international students representing 20 countries (3%)

First-Generation Students

  • 1,145 students whose parents did not graduate from a four-year college (23%)
Residency
Residency: Number (Percentage):
Iowa residents 2,907 (58%)
Illinois residents 1,384 (28%)
Out-of-state residents (excluding Illinois) 571 (11%)
International students 165 (3%)
Academic Qualifications
Test: Score:
ACT scores (middle 50%) 23-28
SAT scores - EBRW+M (middle 50%) 1150-1370

Enrolled in Honors

  • 689 enrolled in UI Honors Program (14%)

High School GPA

  • 3.69 mean GPA

High School Rank

  • 70% ranked in the top 30%
  • 91% ranked in the top 50%
Special UI Scholars
Scholarship: Number of Students:
Presidential 17
Old Gold 778
Advantage Iowa 450
National Merit 30
National Hispanic 7
Enrollment by College
College: Number of Students:
Liberal Arts & Sciences 3,942
Engineering 485
Business 479
Nursing 72
Total: 5,027
Most Popular Areas of Study
Area of Study: Number of Students:
Business (Pre-) 506
Business  479
Biology 278
Nursing Interest 251
Psychology 171
Medicine (Pre-) 169
Human Physiology 146
Biomedical Engineering 134
English and Creative Writing 132
Pharmacy Interest 101

High Schools

Locations
Iowa:
(306 high schools and 96 counties represented)
Number of Students:
West (Iowa City) 116
Valley (West Des Moines) 95
City High School (Iowa City) 94
Waukee High School 91
Kennedy High School (Cedar Rapids) 86