University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Plymouth County

299 University of Iowa alumni live in Plymouth 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.

Plymouth County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in Plymouth County include:

6

Educators

3

Physicians

2

Dentists

31

Nurses

2

Pharmacists

Other alumni in Plymouth County include:

36

Business

30

Education

6

Engineering

153

Liberal Arts & Sciences

32

Graduate College

1

Public Health

10

Law

UI Students from Plymouth County

There are 81 students from Plymouth County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
Tippie College of Business10
College of Dentistry1
College of Education2
College of Engineering6
Graduate College9
College of Law3
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences43
College of Medicine4
College of Nursing1
College of Pharmacy2

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Plymouth County

Last year, the UI supported 10 local companies with purchases of $12,782.

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

Healthcare Connections in Plymouth County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 199

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 2,228

1,369 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.

29 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.

830 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.

Plymouth County I-Club