March, 2017

The University of Iowa values our relationship with parents and keeping parents informed of what's happening on campus. This page is updated regularly with news items of interest to parents. The UI also produces the parent email, Parent Webinars, and parents can also follow news on Iowa Now, the official University of Iowa news page. 


Presidential message: Devaluing public universities harms research, innovation

A few weeks ago, I had the honor of participating in the Lincoln Project forum where, among others, former University of Iowa President Mary Sue Coleman spoke about the difficulties faced by public universities. I encourage you to read the Lincoln Project’s recent report about how to make sure institutions like the... Continue reading...

Posted March 27, 2017

Posted by Bruce Herreld


11 UI graduate programs in national top 10

Each year, U.S. News ranks professional schools in business, education, engineering, law, and medicine. The 2018 rankings for each respective college at the UI are listed below. Continue reading...

Posted March 16, 2017

Posted by Tom Snee


Parent Times, March 2017

UI President Bruce Harreld explains how the Strategic Plan 2016 to 2021 promotes student achievement, and shares some examples of the outstanding Iowa programs and facilities that help Hawkeyes succeed. Continue reading...

Posted March 8, 2017


Offering what no classroom can

Dozens of University of Iowa students and faculty each year choose to spend three weeks of the cold Midwest winter in the warm, sunny regions of India as part of an observational learning program called India Winterim. Continue reading...

Posted March 2, 2017

Posted by Cristóbal McKinney


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