University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Hamilton County

166 University of Iowa alumni live in Hamilton 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.

Hamilton County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in Hamilton County include:

10

Educators

10

Physicians

2

Physician Assistants

5

Dentists

5

Pharmacists

Other alumni in Hamilton County include:

37

Business

21

Education

4

Engineering

87

Liberal Arts & Sciences

26

Graduate College

2

Public Health

7

Law

UI Students from Hamilton County

There are 50 students from Hamilton County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa and 11 students received UI scholarships.
Tippie College of Business4
College of Engineering1
Graduate College6
College of Law2
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences29
College of Medicine2
College of Nursing2
College of Pharmacy1
College of Public Health1
Tippie School of Management1
University College1

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Hamilton County

Last year, the UI supported 7 local companies with purchases of $1,790.00.

The Mobile Museum visited Hamilton County.

Healthcare Connections in Hamilton County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 1,128

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 1,191

26 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.

167 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.

998 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.

Hamilton County I-Club