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    Consider giving back to your alma mater with a donation to International Programs. Private support has been instrumental in IP's success and ongoing support is crucial to advancing our mission.

  • Make your mark

    International Impact Award: The International Impact Award recognizes distinguished alumni and other individuals with significant ties to the UI who have made important contributions internationally or, in the case of international alumni, abroad in their home countries. The International Impact Award is presented by the UI president during International Education Week in a public ceremony.

    The University of Iowa Distinguished Alumni Awards: The Distinguished Alumni Awards aim to recognize a broad range of qualified candidates who embody the university’s core values. The committee selects annual recipients for multiple categories.

International Alumni Newsletter

Get globally-oriented and alumni-focused news and events from International Programs on a quarterly basis.

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Multi-lingual commencement narrations

International Programs produces multi-lingual commencement narrations. 

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International Alumni Clubs

International Programs and alumni clubs host events around the world. Start a club of your own if there isn't one already!

International Alumni News

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Global Alumni Spotlight series to discuss Ukrainian experience - June 22

Thursday, May 26, 2022
International Programs
Join International Programs for the fifth installment in their Global Alumni Spotlight Series featuring alumnus Geoffrey D'Souza (BS political science ‘01). D'Souza will talk with UI International Programs Associate Provost and Dean Russ Ganim about his experiences living and working in Ukraine and how the country has changed over the course of the past 20 years.
Briana in Berlin during the final months of her two-year research stay in Berlin, funded with external grants from the DAAD and Free University of Berlin, April 2015.

Donor-funded UI research experiences lead to Harvard and book deal

Tuesday, May 24, 2022
International Programs
The recipient of multiple student funding research awards while at Iowa, Briana Smith attributes many of her successes to her time at Iowa and the support she received from faculty and staff mentors.
International Graduation Ceremony group photo of graduates

International students celebrate accomplishments at affinity graduation ceremony

Monday, May 16, 2022
International Programs
In a celebration of perseverance, accomplishment, and their collective experiences, international students at the University of Iowa held an affinity graduation ceremony on Thursday, May 12.