University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Union County

153 University of Iowa alumni live in Union 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.

Union County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in Union County include:

8

Educators

4

Physicians

3

Dentists

9

Nurses

2

Registered Advanced Nurse Practitioners

2

Pharmacists

Other alumni in Union County include:

18

Business

17

Education

1

Engineering

80

Liberal Arts & Sciences

25

Graduate College

3

Law

UI Students from Union County

There are 17 students from Union County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
Tippie College of Business3
Graduate College1
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences11
College of Nursing2

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Union County

Last year, the UI supported 12 local companies with purchases of $4,339.

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

Healthcare Connections in Union County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 585

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 1,602

36 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.

206 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.

1,360 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.

Union County I-Club