University of Iowa
In pursuing its missions of teaching, research, and service, the University of Iowa seeks to advance scholarly and creative endeavour through leading-edge research and artistic production, to use this research and creativity to enhance undergraduate, graduate, and professional education, health care, and other services provided to the people of Iowa, the nation, and the world, and to educate students for success and personal fulfilment in a diverse world. The University of Iowa carries out its academic mission primarily through its 11 colleges, which offer undergraduate and graduate education, professional education, and education and training in the health sciences. Lowa is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. Its home to one of the nation’s largest and most highly acclaimed academic medical centres, the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop, and more than 200 different academic areas of study for students to explore.
Iowa is a top American university with a global reputation. They're grounded in tradition, but intent on innovation, powered by school spirit, yet serious about scholarship—all in an environment that's casual and comfortable, cosmopolitan and creative. You are welcome here. With more than 30,000 students, the University of Iowa delivers the energy and opportunity of a leading university, but remains one of the smallest and most affordable universities among its peer institutions. Total university enrolment includes more than 30,000 students from around the world.4,300 international students from 114 countries outside the United States are attending the University of Iowa, according to data collected in fall 2015. The University of Iowa is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most liveable communities. The menu at right provides a gateway to facts and figures that offer background on the university, its people, and its missions.
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