University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Dickinson County

503 University of Iowa alumni live in Dickinson 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.

Dickinson County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in Dickinson County include:

13

Educators

3

Physicians

8

Dentists

50

Nurses

2

Registered Advanced Nurse Practitioners

3

Pharmacists

Other alumni in Dickinson County include:

80

Business

53

Education

9

Engineering

234

Liberal Arts & Sciences

57

Graduate College

4

Public Health

16

Law

UI Students from Dickinson County

There are 77 students from Dickinson County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
Tippie College of Business6
College of Dentistry1
College of Engineering6
Graduate College3
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences50
College of Medicine4
College of Nursing2
University College5

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Dickinson County

Last year, the UI supported 65 local companies with purchases of $125,367.

Healthcare Connections in Dickinson County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 305

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 4,883

82 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.

3,551 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.

1,250 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.

Dickinson County I-Club