The University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Ringgold County

46 University of Iowa alumni live in Ringgold 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.

Ringgold County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in Ringgold County include:






Registered Advanced Nurse Practitioners

Other alumni in Ringgold County include:






Liberal Arts & Sciences


Graduate College


Public Health



UI Students from Ringgold County

There are 2 students from Ringgold County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences1
College of Public Health1

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Ringgold County

Last year, the UI supported 3 local companies with purchases of $34,166.

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

Healthcare Connections in Ringgold County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 198

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 398

23 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.

367 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.

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.

Ringgold County I-Club