University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Monroe County

99 University of Iowa alumni live in Monroe 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.

Monroe County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in Monroe County include:

3

Educators

1

Dentists

11

Nurses

1

Registered Advanced Nurse Practitioners

1

Pharmacists

Other alumni in Monroe County include:

13

Business

14

Education

2

Engineering

41

Liberal Arts & Sciences

14

Graduate College

4

Law

UI Students from Monroe County

There are 20 students from Monroe County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
Tippie College of Business3
College of Dentistry1
College of Education1
College of Engineering2
Graduate College1
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences11
College of Nursing1

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Monroe County

Last year, the UI supported 3 local companies with purchases of $575.

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

Healthcare Connections in Monroe County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 998

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 22

14 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.

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.