University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Hamilton County

189 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:

11

Educators

4

Physicians

2

Physician Assistants

5

Dentists

14

Nurses

4

Pharmacists

Other alumni in Hamilton County include:

35

Business

18

Education

5

Engineering

87

Liberal Arts & Sciences

22

Graduate College

1

Public Health

7

Law

UI Students from Hamilton County

There are 39 students from Hamilton County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
Tippie College of Business6
College of Dentistry1
Graduate College6
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences20
College of Medicine1
College of Nursing4
University College1

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Hamilton County

Last year, the UI supported 16 local companies with purchases of $9,702.

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

Healthcare Connections in Hamilton County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 1,315

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 1,281

46 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.

649 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.

586 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