The University of Iowa

Study Abroad Statistics

canals of the Netherlands

Amsterdam, The Netherlands - photo by UI study abroad student Madison Davenport, summer 2018


In 2018-2019, the University of Iowa sent over 1300 students abroad to more than 70 countries.  The University of Iowa offers students a broad range of international experiences including programs that focus on language and cultural immersion, internship and service-learning opportunities, faculty-led programs, and more.  UI students take advantage of these programs and resources offered by UI Study Abroad to develop global perspectives and competencies.

We invite you to read our 2018-2019 Study Abroad Annual Report for more information about undergraduate study abroad participation, curricular college highlights, scholarships awarded to students, and services and initiatives provided by UI Study Abroad.

2018-2019 At A Glance

of undergrads who graduated in 2018-2019 took their education abroad
first-generation students went abroad
in scholarships awarded
Pell-eligible students went abroad