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University of Iowa Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Secondary School GPA: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

108 Calvin Hall Iowa City, IA 52242-1396
Phone: (319) 335-3500
Admissions Phone: (319) 335-3847
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University of Iowa
  • Located in Iowa City, IA
  • Public
  • 33,334 students enrolled
  • 84% admitted
  • $7,270 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Maricela from Markham, IL
  • I am a current student here

    I am a current college student, but I do advise you take advantage of your resources. This school is full of so many resources that you would be surprised with what is offered. I always learn something new every week because I tend to find out that we have different resources to help with many situations. Whether you need tutoring help or counseling services, you can easily find a place to help you. Most students always forget that a lot of the resources on campus are free for us too since we pay to go to school here. Not only that, but studying is another thing you should keep in mind. With all the different organizations, events, and social gatherings going on, you can easily distract yourself. However, you do not want to get too involved and loose track of your studies. Balance both school work and the activities/organizations you will attempt to be a part of.

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  • Sydney from Lakeville, MN
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Attend campus, talk to current students, and learn to study smart! From what I've heard from my future peers, some of the more intensive classes can be less stressful if you take extra time to study before the lectures.

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  • Karolina - Chicago, IL
  • I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    this school is not for you if you need more attention academically. In a larger setting I feel like I will be distracted and will not really focus on my studies. If you are like me, i reccomend a smaller school for you, where the teachers actually have time for you and your counselors as well.

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  • Jennifer
  • I am a current student here

    I would definitely recommend visiting the school before you apply. There are a lot of events/days that are reserved and created just for prospective students. I would highly recommend that you attend these events to get a better idea of what Iowa has to offer.

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