University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Shelby County

135 University of Iowa alumni live in Shelby 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.

Shelby County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in Shelby County include:

7

Educators

2

Physicians

1

Dentists

7

Nurses

3

Pharmacists

Other alumni in Shelby County include:

15

Business

16

Education

6

Engineering

68

Liberal Arts & Sciences

14

Graduate College

1

Public Health

8

Law

UI Students from Shelby County

There are 41 students from Shelby County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
Tippie College of Business8
College of Engineering2
Graduate College3
College of Law1
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences21
College of Medicine2
College of Nursing1
Tippie School of Management2
University College1

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Shelby County

Last year, the UI supported 12 local companies with purchases of $4,710.

Healthcare Connections in Shelby County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 115

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 1,118

182 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.

398 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.

538 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.

Shelby County I-Club