University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Harrison County

85 University of Iowa alumni live in Harrison 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.

Harrison County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in Harrison County include:

11

Educators

2

Dentists

2

Nurses

2

Pharmacists

Other alumni in Harrison County include:

3

Business

12

Education

2

Engineering

53

Liberal Arts & Sciences

10

Graduate College

3

Law

UI Students from Harrison County

There are 36 students from Harrison County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
Tippie College of Business3
College of Engineering4
Graduate College4
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences22
College of Medicine1
College of Pharmacy1
University College1

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Harrison County

Last year, the UI supported 5 local companies with purchases of $5,818.

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

Healthcare Connections in Harrison County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 84

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 433

48 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.

377 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.

8 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.

Harrison County I-Club