Iowa State Fair
Volunteer with the University of Iowa at the Iowa State Fair

The University of Iowa’s State Fair Working Group seeks volunteers for the UI booth at the Iowa State Fair Aug. 11–21 in Des Moines. The UI relies on hundreds of volunteers (UI faculty, staff, students, alumni, and friends of the UI) to help make the Iowa State Fair booth and exhibits successful.

NanoDays is a nationwide festival of educational programs about nanoscale science and engineering and its potential impact on the future. Join SCI and more than 200 science centers, museums, resear

Every year in the fall the Mathematics Department at the University of Iowa has a mathematics modeling competition.

The College of Pharmacy, through educational efforts, works to impact the policies and attitudes toward pharmaceutical care, development, and the college itself through advocacy efforts such as the

"Did You See That?" combines video clips of scientists with colorful graphics and intriguing questions and blends them together into an exciting board game.

Katy’s Kids was developed in 1988 as an educational program designed to teach young children about appropriate and responsible medication use.

The UIRF’s primary functions are to identify and develop new high growth UI technology spinout companies suitable for venture capital financing, find suitable partners for commercializing UI techno

Statewide Impact

The University of Iowa impacts the lives of Iowans from border to border and river to river. We invite you to learn more about our connections in your community. View a map of Iowa by county, house, senate or congressional district. Or select a county from the dropdown list below.



Alumni choose to reside in the state of Iowa


of all Iowa dentists are educated at the University of Iowa


Iowa counties Arts Share has visited