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The University of Iowa

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
$8,061
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)
$26,931

UIowa Address

UNIVERSITY OF IOWA
JESSUP HALL
IOWA CITY, IA 52242--1316
General info:(319) 335-3500
Financial aid office:(319) 335-1450
Admissions office:(319) 335-3847University Homepage

Tuition + UIowa Housing (2013-2014)


Undergrad Application Fee: $40
Grad Application Fee:$60

Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:5,966
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 24,358
# of Grad students: 10,699
# of Part time: 190
Total Students: 35,057
Male

48.6%
Female

51.4%
International

11%
African-American

3%
American Indian

0%
Asian

3%
Hispanic

5%
Pacific Islander

35%
Caucasian

68%
Unknown

7%

Financial Aid

69% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $2,102

2% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $5,705

55% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $8,562

50% receive student loans and the average amount is $7,013Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Public 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (very high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive

Special Programs

Dental Program
MD Medical Program
Pharmacy Program
Law Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA N/A
Secondary School Rank N/A
Test Scores Required
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

77% men vs 83% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:9,957
Women Applicants:11,685
Men Admitted:7,626
Women Admitted:9,736

Student Services

Library On Campus
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus

Majors

• Accounting
• Actuarial Science
• Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
• Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
• Advanced Legal Research/Studies
• Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences
• African Studies
• African-American/Black Studies
• American Indian/Native American Studies
• American Sign Language
• American/United States Studies/Civilization
• Ancient Studies/Civilization
• Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
• Anthropology
• Applied Mathematics
• Area Studies
• Art History
• Art Teacher Education
• Art/Art Studies
• Asian Studies/Civilization
• Astronomy
• Athletic Training/Trainer
• Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
• Biochemistry
• Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
• Biological and Physical Sciences
• Biology/Biological Sciences
• Biomedical Sciences
• Biopsychology
• Biostatistics
• Botany/Plant Biology
• Business Administration and Management
• Business/Commerce
• Business/Managerial Economics
• Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist
• Cell Biology and Anatomy
• Chemical Engineering
• Chemistry
• Cinematography and Film/Video Production
• City/Urban
• Civil Engineering
• Classics and Classical Languages
• Clinical
• Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
• Clinical Nurse Leader
• Clinical Nurse Specialist
• Clinical Psychology
• College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
• Communication
• Communication and Media Studies
• Community Health and Preventive Medicine
• Community and Regional Planning
• Comparative
• Comparative Law
• Comparative Literature
• Computer Engineering
• Computer and Information Sciences
• Corrections
• Counseling Psychology
• Counseling and Applied Psychology
• Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
• Creative Writing
• Criticism and Conservation
• Cultural Minority
• Curriculum and Instruction
• Dance
• Dental Clinical Sciences
• Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
• Dental Public Health and Education
• Dentistry
• Developmental and Child Psychology
• Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
• Directing and Theatrical Production
• Disability Studies
• Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
• Early Childhood Education and Teaching
• Economics
• Education
• Educational Assessment
• Educational Leadership and Administration
• Educational Psychology
• Educational/Instructional Technology
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering
• Elementary Education and Teaching
• Endodontics/Endodontology
• Engineering
• English Language and Literature
• English Language and Literature/Letters
• English/Language Arts Teacher Education
• Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
• Environmental Health
• Environmental Science
• Environmental Studies
• Epidemiology
• Ethnic
• Experimental Psychology
• Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
• Film/Cinema/Video Studies
• Film/Video and Photographic Arts
• Finance
• Foreign Language Teacher Education
• French Language and Literature
• Gender
• General
• General Studies and Humanities
• Genetics
• Geography
• Geology/Earth Science
• German Language and Literature
• Gerontology
• Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
• Health Services Administration
• Health and Physical Education/Fitness
• Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
• History
• Holocaust and Related Studies
• Hospital
• Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration
• Human/Medical Genetics
• Immunology
• Industrial Engineering
• Informatics
• Information Science/Studies
• Insurance
• Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies
• International Business/Trade/Commerce
• International Public Health/International Health
• International Relations and Affairs
• International/Global Studies
• Italian Language and Literature
• Journalism
• Kinesiology and Exercise Science
• Labor and Industrial Relations
• Language Interpretation and Translation
• Latin American Studies
• Latin Language and Literature
• Law
• Legal Studies
• Liberal Arts and Sciences
• Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
• Library and Information Science
• Linguistic
• Linguistics
• Literatures
• Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods
• Marketing
• Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling
• Materials Engineering
• Mathematics
• Mathematics Teacher Education
• Mechanical Engineering
• Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
• Medical Scientist
• Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
• Medicine
• Medieval and Renaissance Studies
• Microbiology
• Molecular Biology
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
• Multiple Levels
• Museology/Museum Studies
• Music
• Music Teacher Education
• Music Therapy/Therapist
• Neurobiology and Anatomy
• Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
• Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist
• Nurse Anesthetist
• Nursing Administration
• Nursing Practice
• Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin
• Nursing Science
• Nutrition Sciences
• Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene
• Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
• Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery
• Orthodontics/Orthodontology
• Oth
• Other
• Parks
• Pediatric Dentistry/Pedodontics
• Pediatric Nurse/Nursing
• Perfusion Technology/Perfusionist
• Periodontics/Periodontology
• Pharmaceutical Sciences
• Pharmaceutics and Drug Design
• Pharmacoeconomics/Pharmaceutical Economics
• Pharmacology
• Pharmacy
• Philosophy
• Physical Therapy/Therapist
• Physician Assistant
• Physics
• Physiology
• Playwriting and Screenwriting
• Political Science and Government
• Portuguese Language and Literature
• Prosthodontics/Prosthodontology
• Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
• Psychology
• Public Health
• Public Health Education and Promotion
• Radiation Biology/Radiobiology
• Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
• Reading Teacher Education
• Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management
• Recreation and Leisure Studies
• Registered Nursing
• Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
• Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions
• Religion/Religious Studies
• Religious/Sacred Music
• Russian Language and Literature
• School Psychology
• Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
• Secondary Education and Teaching
• Social Psychology
• Social Studies Teacher Education
• Social Work
• Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
• Sociology
• Spanish Language and Literature
• Special Education and Teaching
• Specific Levels and Methods
• Specific Subject Areas
• Speech Communication and Rhetoric
• Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
• Sports Studies
• Statistics
• Student Counseling and Personnel Services
• Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
• Superintendency and Educational System Administration
• Sustainability Studies
• Teacher Education
• Teacher Education and Professional Development
• Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
• Testing
• Toxicology
• Visual and Performing Arts
• Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor
• Writing
• Administration
• Group Studies
• Linguistics
• Managed Care Pharmacy
• Measurement
• Related Language Studies and Services
• Related Programs
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