University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Clarke County

54 University of Iowa alumni live in Clarke 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.

Clarke County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in Clarke County include:

5

Educators

2

Physicians

2

Dentists

5

Nurses

1

Registered Advanced Nurse Practitioners

3

Pharmacists

Other alumni in Clarke County include:

2

Business

5

Education

4

Engineering

25

Liberal Arts & Sciences

7

Graduate College

6

Law

UI Students from Clarke County

There are 16 students from Clarke County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
Graduate College1
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences12
College of Nursing1
College of Pharmacy1
University College1

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Clarke County

Last year, the UI supported 7 local companies with purchases of $685.

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

Healthcare Connections in Clarke County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 393

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 423

60 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.

355 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.

8 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.

Clarke County I-Club