University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Lyon County

68 University of Iowa alumni live in Lyon 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.

Lyon County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in Lyon County include:

2

Educators

1

Dentists

8

Nurses

2

Pharmacists

Other alumni in Lyon County include:

10

Business

7

Education

3

Engineering

26

Liberal Arts & Sciences

9

Graduate College

4

Public Health

1

Law

UI Students from Lyon County

There are 24 students from Lyon County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
Tippie College of Business1
College of Engineering1
Graduate College2
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences17
College of Medicine3

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Lyon County

Last year, the UI supported 4 local companies with purchases of $2,138.

Healthcare Connections in Lyon County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 120

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 123

66 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.

41 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.

16 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.

Lyon County I-Club