University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Lucas County

68 University of Iowa alumni live in Lucas 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.

Lucas County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in Lucas County include:

4

Educators

1

Physicians

1

Dentists

2

Nurses

1

Registered Advanced Nurse Practitioners

3

Pharmacists

Other alumni in Lucas County include:

8

Business

9

Education

37

Liberal Arts & Sciences

9

Graduate College

3

Law

UI Students from Lucas County

There are 13 students from Lucas County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
Tippie College of Business4
Graduate College1
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences8

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Lucas County

Last year, the UI supported 4 local companies with purchases of $10,697.

Healthcare Connections in Lucas County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 502

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 844

90 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.

169 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.

585 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.

Lucas County I-Club