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The University of Iowa

Breakdown of “Social Life” at UIowa

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By Gender
MalesB+
FemalesB+
By Major
AccountingA
AnthropologyB+
ArchaeologyA+
Art & Design DepartmentB
BiologyA
Business - Management and AdministrationA-
Chemical EngineeringC
Civil EngineeringA-
CommunicationsA-
Computer ScienceA+
CriminalB+
EconomicsA-
EducationF
Engineering DepartmentB+
EnglishA
FinanceA+
Geography and GeosciencesB+
History/Histories (art history/etc.)A-
Language - French/Spanish/etc.B
Mechanical EngineeringA-
NursingA
OtherB-
PharmacyB-
Physical Therapy/Exercise ScienceA
Political ScienceF
PreDent and DentistryA
PreLaw and LegalA-
PreMed and MedicalB-
PsychologyC+
Religion/ReligiousA+
UndecidedD+

Against similar schools

Social Life compared with similar schools in class.

University of Iowa
 B+
Average of All Schools
 C+
Average of schools in class
 B

Harvard University
 B-
University of Wisconsin - Madison
 A-
University of Illinois Urbana - Champaign
 B+
University of Southern California
 B+
University of California - Berkeley
 B
Stanford University
 B
Iowa State University
 B-
F
A+

Social Life

... No matter what ANYONE SAYS - drinking is the whole social scene of this city ...Read full comment
... -Social life- Iowa is a top ten party school consistently ...Read full comment
... Education quality is fairly good, social life is okay as long as you have a bunch of friends who share common interests with u ...Read full comment
... Back to the people and the social life, the party scene is starting to lack because of the 21 ordinance but you attend college for an education n...Read full comment
... The Pedestrian Mall and downtown area are great… But the social scene is mostly centered on drinking and partying ...Read full comment
... Either sink or swim, socially ...Read full comment
... Most of the students are friendly, Iowa City is quaint/safe, the bar/social-scene is top-notch, and most importantly, the academic curriculum is...Read full comment
... If you do not like either of those scenes, social opportunities are limited ...Read full comment
... The social scene is on par with the best in the big 10, which can be a strong advantage and disadvantage at the same time ...Read full comment
... The social life here sucks if you aren't in greek life (and even more so if your hall sucked like mine did) ...Read full comment
... The social scene: Join a sorority or fraternity if that is your thing ...Read full comment
... As for social life, if you want to have one let's hope you're an alcoholic ...Read full comment
... In my department, students were really weird and lacked basic social skills ...Read full comment
... Most of the students are friendly, Iowa City is quaint/safe, the bar/social-scene is top-notch, and most importantly, the academic curriculum is...Read full comment
... And everybody here drinks so alcohal and they think it's the greatest social activity and they base friendships on who drinks and who doesn't ...Read full comment
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