University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Mills County

136 University of Iowa alumni live in Mills 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.

Mills County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in Mills County include:

8

Educators

1

Physicians

1

Dentists

8

Nurses

1

Registered Advanced Nurse Practitioners

Other alumni in Mills County include:

26

Business

18

Education

6

Engineering

64

Liberal Arts & Sciences

10

Graduate College

1

Public Health

3

Law

UI Students from Mills County

There are 41 students from Mills County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
Tippie College of Business7
College of Dentistry1
College of Education1
College of Engineering3
Graduate College2
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences22
College of Nursing3
College of Pharmacy1
University College1

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Mills County

Last year, the UI supported 1 local companies with purchases of $475.

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

Healthcare Connections in Mills County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 80

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 998

146 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.

836 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.

Mills County I-Club