University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Buchanan County

278 University of Iowa alumni live in Buchanan County.

Students, faculty and staff at the University of Iowa come from all of Iowa’s 99 counties. While the students stay on campus only for a short period, the influence they have back in their communities lasts a lifetime. These are the doctors, nurses, librarians, lawyers, pharmacists and much more that you interact with every day. By utilizing the education and experiences they received at the University of Iowa, your Hometown Hawkeyes are able to create a positive economic impact within their hometowns and across the state.

Buchanan County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in Buchanan County include:

14

Educators

1

Physicians

6

Dentists

17

Nurses

1

Registered Advanced Nurse Practitioners

5

Pharmacists

Other alumni in Buchanan County include:

43

Business

23

Education

14

Engineering

124

Liberal Arts & Sciences

46

Graduate College

1

Public Health

10

Law

UI Students from Buchanan County

There are 108 students from Buchanan County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
Tippie College of Business8
College of Education2
College of Engineering10
Graduate College9
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences62
College of Medicine3
College of Nursing4
College of Pharmacy3
College of Public Health1
Tippie School of Management4
University College2

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Buchanan County

Last year, the UI supported 13 local companies with purchases of $17,704.

PreK-12 students were engaged in UI Health Care STEM Education Programs in Buchanan County.

Healthcare Connections in Buchanan County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 5,390

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 959

83 clinical tests. The primary mission of the Disease Control Division is to test human specimens, food and water for diseases of public health significance to protect the citizens of Iowa.

860 environmental tests. The Environmental Health Division routinely monitors private and public drinking water, private wells, streams and lakes, wastewater, air, soil and food for contaminants of potential environmental and public health concern.

16 newborn screenings. The Newborn Screening section identifies infants at risk for more than 50 inherited conditions by testing a small blood spot obtained from a simple heel-stick shortly after birth.

Buchanan County I-Club