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

"Iowa had the resources and faculty I wanted"

Arturo Aguirre, PhD '19

"You get to know your professors really well"

Marissa Cruz, Undergraduate

"I've had the same dynamic experience you find at small, private schools"

Laura Schwager, Undergraduate
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Celebrating Iowa’s fall 2020 graduates

Despite this year’s unprecedented challenges, our students continue to excel. As the latest cohort of Hawkeyes prepares to graduate, we celebrate their accomplishments.

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Writing across the disciplines: Among elite company

Recognizing the importance of communication skills in any career, U.S. News & World Report this year added a new ranking that recognizes the teaching of writing and communications across disciplines. The University of Iowa was the only public institution to make the list, joining universities such as Harvard, Yale, Duke, and Princeton.

UIowa graduate Suman Sherwani

Alumna lands on list of celebrated young innovators

It’s been a whirlwind 12 months since Suman Sherwani graduated from Iowa. She’s working on NASA-funded rocket and satellite missions in the UI Department of Physics and Astronomy, and is featured on Forbes’ “30 Under 30” list for science.

Events

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Virtual Film Screening - John Lewis: Good Trouble

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Spring 2021 Semester Begins

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Fulbright Scholar Program Workshop

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Search for Iowa's next president

We're looking for an accomplished leader that appreciates our community, celebrates our values, and will help us continue to evolve as an institution.

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# 34

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

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15:1

student-to-faculty ratio

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95 %

job/graduate school placement rate

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