University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Dubuque County

2,827 University of Iowa alumni live in Dubuque 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.

Dubuque County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in Dubuque County include:

17

Educators

84

Physicians

3

Physician Assistants

48

Dentists

136

Nurses

14

Registered Advanced Nurse Practitioners

78

Pharmacists

Other alumni in Dubuque County include:

424

Business

266

Education

137

Engineering

1,236

Liberal Arts & Sciences

470

Graduate College

26

Public Health

132

Law

UI Students from Dubuque County

There are 639 students from Dubuque County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
Tippie College of Business53
College of Dentistry12
College of Education9
College of Engineering52
Graduate College27
College of Law6
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences407
College of Medicine24
College of Nursing14
College of Pharmacy12
College of Public Health1
Tippie School of Management18
University College4

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Dubuque County

Last year, the UI supported 111 local companies with purchases of $996,966.

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

Healthcare Connections in Dubuque County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 21,255

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 15,338

1,968 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.

1,106 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.

12,264 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.

Dubuque County Hometown Hawkeyes

Meet Emily Vyverberg: To this Dubuque native, pharmacy is more than a profession.

Dubuque County I-Club