University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Jefferson County

536 University of Iowa alumni live in Jefferson 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.

Jefferson County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in Jefferson County include:

13

Educators

3

Physicians

1

Physician Assistants

3

Dentists

21

Nurses

5

Pharmacists

Other alumni in Jefferson County include:

58

Business

60

Education

13

Engineering

266

Liberal Arts & Sciences

103

Graduate College

2

Public Health

13

Law

UI Students from Jefferson County

There are 68 students from Jefferson County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
Tippie College of Business3
College of Engineering7
Graduate College11
College of Law2
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences37
College of Medicine2
College of Nursing1
Tippie School of Management1
University College4

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Jefferson County

Last year, the UI supported 23 local companies with purchases of $65,480.

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

Healthcare Connections in Jefferson County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 8,933

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 1,603

684 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.

895 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.

24 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.

Jefferson County Hometown Hawkeyes

Meet Rachel Goodrich: Flexibility is what made getting a BAS possible for this Libertyville Hometown Hawkeye.

Jefferson County I-Club