Campus Life, Clubs, & Organizations


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Herky the Hawk

There are so many ways to take your education beyond course work at Iowa. Study abroad programs, lectures by visiting scholars, and nearly 500 student organizations offer almost endless opportunities.

  • Student Life at Iowa
    Find out how you can get involved as a student at Iowa
  • Student Organizations
    Choose from nearly 500 organizations, ranging from Aikido to Dance Marathon, or start your own group!
  • Intramural Sports
    Fun and competitive opportunities to play more than a dozen sports, including volleyball, basketball, and softball.
  • After Class
    This calendar features the best of UI culture, events, and nightlife.


Living-learning communties create immediate opportunities to find friends with similar interests.



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About 20% of Iowa students are minorities.

Lots of groups and resources help make Iowa's campus feel like home.


The University of Iowa Honors Program provides academic, social, and extracurricular opportunities for a vibrant community of outstanding students.

Resources for Student Success

Iowa's faculty and staff are committed to helping Iowa students connect with resources that can help them achieve any goal.