Fall Semester 2017

3,407 international students are attending the University of Iowa, according to data collected in fall 2017.


Degree-Seeking Status
Type of Student: Number:
Undergraduate students 2,064
Graduate students 1,032
Medical Residents/Fellows & Post-Doctorals 283
Professional Students 28
Total: 3407
Geographic Origin
Region Percentage:
Asia 88.9%
    China (2,004 students)
    India (288 students)
    South Korea (259 students)
    Malaysia (66 students)
Europe 4.3%
Middle East & North Africa 4.6%
Caribbean 0.3%
Africa 2.1%
North America (Canada) 1.6%
Australia 0.4%
South America 2.2%
International Students as Percentage of Undergraduate Enrollment
College: Percentage:
Liberal Arts & Sciences 8.5%
Business 13.4%
Engineering 7%
All Undergraduate Students 13.9%