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Hear from Hawkeyes

Meet some of our students and find out why Iowa was the right choice for them. 


"My communication skills have grown so much since coming here"


"Our objective is to have every student do research by the time they graduate"


"This feels like a collaborative environment where people are learning from each other."

two grads standing outdoors on the university of iowa campus

Celebrating Iowa's spring graduates

As the latest cohort of Hawkeyes prepares to graduate, we laud all they have accomplished.

UIowa medical students celebrating match day

UI medical students rejoice on Match Day

The ultimate day in medical education arrived in March for 152 senior medical students in the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine. More than a quarter of these graduating students will train in the state of Iowa.

UIHC cancer clinical trials patient and Crown Cover founder Jordan Hauck working out in boxing gym

Iowa researchers, patients giving cancer plenty of fight

Not only does the University of Iowa offer a variety of treatment options for a range of cancers, from the most common types to the rarest, campus investigators are working daily to make those treatments better. And patients play a key role.


Old Capitol building panorama

Art & Write Night

University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Old Capitol

Discover Study Abroad

Virtual Event


Alt="Students walking near the Old Capitol."

175 Years on the Pentacrest

Old Capitol Museum, Hanson Gallery


Teacher in front of classroom raising his hand.

# 33

Best Public University, U.S. News & World Report

Three students in graduation cap and gowns walk in front of Old Capitol building.


student-to-faculty ratio

Four students sitting on dock along the Iowa River.

93 %

job/graduate school placement rate

See Iowa City for yourself

Get a feel for campus on a guided, virtual tour.