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University of Iowa



In-state Tuition

$5,935 / year

Out-of-state Tuition

$18,195 / year

Room and Board

$6,912

Application deadline

April 1

Application fee

$40




Educational Resources

Libraries

University libraries is coordinated nextwork of individual libraries including Law Library and a Medical Library;Our nationally recognized Information Arcade in the Main Library, and the Information Commons in the Hardin Library for the Health Sciences, offer expert consultation and state-of-the-art computer hardware and software to help students and faculty integrate new media technologies in their teaching, learning, and research.For those resources not available locally, the Libraries has access to the impressive collections of the other Big 10 universities and the University of Chicago through the CIC consortium. Some of the Library collections include the Iowa Women's Archives, John Martin Rare Book Room,Iowa Authors.

  • Member of library consortia.
  • 4,551,217 books, serial backfiles, and other material including government documents.
  • 50,214 current serial subscriptions.
  • 7,131,140 microforms.
  • 34,133 Audio/Visual items.
  • 229,730 e-books.

Museums & Art

Art and natural history museums, field campus, driving simulator, newspaper production lab, TV lab, survey research facility, new Honors Center, new Career Center.

Computing

Requirements

  • Students are not required to take a computer course.
  • Students are not required to own or lease a computer.
  • Recommended computer operating system: Microsoft

Campus Resources

  • 1,200 computers for student use in locations such as computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center

Student accommodations

  • Email accounts are available to all students.
  • Internet access is available to all students.
  • Student web-pages are permitted.
  • Online class registration is available.
  • 100% of college-owned hosting units are available for internet access.

Wireless Internet Hotspots

  • Wifi is available in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Campus wireless internet hotspots are not available.
  • Approximately 30,000 students can be on the network at once.

Services

Basic

nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance

Remedial

reading, math, writing, study skills

Counseling

minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control

Career

co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other

Campus Safety

24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Campus Life

Housing

Overview

  • The school offers housing for students.
  • 27% of students live in school housing.
  • The school will provide assistance for off-campus housing

Types of housing available

  • 13% of housing units are Singles.
  • 45% of housing units are Doubles.
  • 24% of housing units are Triples.
  • 18% of housing units are Apartments.
  • In total, there are 78 housing buildings.

Room Accessories

  • 13% of rooms are equipped with sprinkler systems.
  • 100% of rooms are equipped with fire alarms.
  • 100% are equipped with high-speed internet connections.

Extracurricular

  • 95% of students remain on campus over the weekends, on average.
  • Alcohol is not permitted on campus.
  • Popular events on campus: Riverfest, Homecoming, Dance Marathon
  • Student activities: choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, yearbook
  • In total, there are about 400 organizations on campus.
  • Honor societies: Phi Beta Kappa; Sigma Xi; Mortar Board; Omicron Delta Kappa; Golden Key; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; Phi Eta Sigma
  • Religious organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) Association of Muslim Students, Bahai Assoc, 24/7, Campus Bible Fellowship, Campus Christian Fellowship, Campus Crusade for Christ, Diamond Way Buddhist Group, Episcopal Campus Ministry, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, Hillel, Hindu Students Council, Lutheran Campus Ministry, Newman Catholic Center, Orthodox Christian Fellowship, United Campus Ministry, Wesley Foundation, St. Paul's Lutheran Center, Victory Campus Ministry
  • International organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) African Student Association; American Indian Assoc; AISES; Asian American Coalition; Asian American Law Student Assoc; Black Genesis Dance Society; Black Graduate and Professional Students; Black Student Union; Hispanic Society; India Student Assoc; Indian Cultural Assoc; International Business Student Assoc; Kenyan Student Assoc; La Voz; Malaysian Student Society; Muslim Students Assoc; National Society of Black Engineers; Pakistan Student Assoc; Permias Indonesian Assoc; Persian Student Assoc; Society of Hispanic Professional Engineeers; Taiwanese Student Assoc; Thai Student Assoc; Turkish Student Assoc; Vietnamese Student Assoc; Voices of Soul
  • Other organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) No Shame Theatre, Ten-minute Play Festival, Old Gold Singers, STAR (Students to Recruit Iowa Students), Student Alumni Association, SCOPE
  • Student papers: (Appears as submitted by school) Daily Iowan (daily)

Travel

  • Nearest airport(s) (distance in miles): Cedar Rapids, Iowa (20), Moline, Iowa (60)
  • Nearest train(s) (distance in miles): Mt. Pleasant, Iowa (52)
  • Nearest bus-station(s) (distance in miles): Iowa City, Iowa
  • Public transportation serves the campus.
  • All students are permitted to have cars on campus.

Employment

  • School employment is available.
  • Freshman are not discouraged from working.

Greek Life

  • There are 16 fraternities
  • 13 fraternity houses
  • 7% of students are fraternity members
  • There are 17 sororities
  • 13 sorority houses
  • 12% of students are sorority members.

ROTC

  • Army ROTC: Offered on campus
  • Navy ROTC: Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC: Offered on campus
  • Additional Policies

    hazing prohibited

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