Student Profiles

Ashley Cimarolli

English and Creative Writing, Cinema
St. Louis, MO

"At the University of Iowa, I'm constantly exposed to different perspectives and new ways of learning. Every day is a new experience!"

Ashley Stepien

St. Charles, IL

"I love the college town. The University of Iowa is so much more than its campus, it's the center of Iowa City!"

Brian Segura

Health and Human Physiology, Psychology
Streamwood, IL

"Other than the campus, Iowa stood out to me because they were one of the best schools academically when it came to the medical field and major I wanted to pursue."

Cal Wagner

Cedar Rapids, IA

"Despite coming to college undecided on what to study, I knew Iowa would have a lot to offer me in and outside of the classroom." 

Casey Fridner

Marketing, Management, Journalism and Mass Communication
Carol Stream, IL

"The minute I stepped onto Iowa's campus, I knew I would soon call it my home away from home." 

Delaney Hajek

Music, Occupational Therapy Preprofessional Program, Psychology
Algonquin, IL

"The University of Iowa was a mix of everything I wanted in a college. I knew I wanted to go to a big school with a lot of opportunities, and that's exactly what Iowa provided."

Derek Hansen

Secondary Education
Missouri Valley, IA

"The University of Iowa has helped me excel as a learner, and grow as an individual." 

Ellen Haugh

Enterprise Leadership
St. Paul, MN

"When I visited, I just fell in love. Campus and downtown being so close to one another offer different opportunities to students."

Emily Fischer

Journalism and Mass Communication
Lake Elmo, MN

"Campus is full of Hawkeye pride, and the downtown has a thriving arts community. You get the best of both worlds at the University of Iowa."

Hanna Schaeffeler

Neuroscience, Dance, Classical Languages
Clive, IA

"I chose the University of Iowa for the open-hearted nature of everyone I met on campus."

Jenah McCarty

Education Studies and Human Relations
Albia, IA

"There's something here for everyone."

Kaitlyn Severson

Human Physiology, Education Studies and Human Relations
West Des Moines, IA

"I like the community and how the University of Iowa really feels like home with all of the student organizations I'm involved in."