University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Franklin County

112 University of Iowa alumni live in Franklin 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.

Franklin County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in Franklin County include:

6

Educators

1

Physicians

1

Dentists

13

Nurses

1

Pharmacists

Other alumni in Franklin County include:

16

Business

7

Education

1

Engineering

52

Liberal Arts & Sciences

16

Graduate College

7

Law

UI Students from Franklin County

There are 22 students from Franklin County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
Tippie College of Business1
College of Dentistry3
Graduate College1
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences17

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Franklin County

Last year, the UI supported 7 local companies with purchases of $25,056.

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

Healthcare Connections in Franklin County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 847

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 273

11 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.

262 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.

Franklin County Hometown Hawkeyes

Meet Emily Schmitt: UI Law grad uses J.D. to give back to family business.

Franklin County I-Club