University of Iowa


Connecting Iowa with the World and the World with Iowa

At the University of Iowa, we encourage students to see the world in a whole new way.
Take a look around and see why thousands of students from Iowa and the world call us home each year.

International Students
Countries/Territories Represented
Study Abroad Programs

Upcoming Events

Sunday, October 21, 2018, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

International Writing Program (IWP) Prairie Lights Reading Series

Prairie Lights Books
Sundays this fall: The International Writing Program (IWP) and UI MFA writing programs take over the 2nd floor of Prairie Lights – grab a glass of wine or a fancy soda and settle in for an hour of highlights from their best work!...
International Writing Program (IWP) Prairie Lights Reading Series
Monday, October 22, 2018, 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Global Health Fall 2018 Reception

University Capitol Centre, 2520D
Want to get involved in Global Health? Come hear students talk about how they completed their internships, study abroad, and research in Global Health Studies. Enjoy free food from Oasis Falafel. Everyone is welcome!     
Global Health Fall 2018 Reception
Tuesday, October 23, 2018, 11:30am

Discover Study Abroad

University Capitol Centre, 1124
Would you like to study abroad during your time at the University of Iowa, but don't know where to start? Attend one of our weekly Discover Study Abroad info sessions to learn how study abroad works and find the right international opportunity for you!  ...
Discover Study Abroad

In the news: 116 flags raised for international students at a time when the population’s enrollment is on a decline

Bridging Our World is a display of 116 flags at the IMU to signify the role of international students on campus. This comes at a time when international student enrollment at the UI is declining.