First institution to accept creative work in lieu of a written thesis

Top-ranked programs in writing, visual, and performing arts

12,500 pieces in the UI Museum of Art collection

400+ annual performances by the Division of Performing Arts, accessible to students for $5 or less

More than 300 performances in cities and towns around the state by University of Iowa Arts Share

40+ presentations featuring world-class artists each year by Hancher, one of the nation’s foremost arts organizations

Located in Iowa City, a UNESCO City of Literature

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