University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Washington County

1,473 University of Iowa alumni live in Washington 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.

Washington County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in Washington County include:

104

Educators

11

Physicians

8

Dentists

83

Nurses

6

Registered Advanced Nurse Practitioners

16

Pharmacists

Other alumni in Washington County include:

184

Business

247

Education

30

Engineering

654

Liberal Arts & Sciences

238

Graduate College

10

Public Health

27

Law

UI Students from Washington County

There are 173 students from Washington County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
Tippie College of Business12
College of Dentistry1
College of Education3
College of Engineering8
Graduate College19
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences110
College of Medicine3
College of Nursing2
College of Pharmacy7
College of Public Health1
Tippie School of Management2
University College5

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Washington County

Last year, the UI supported 112 local companies with purchases of $2,861,986.

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

Healthcare Connections in Washington County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 37,722

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 5,353

128 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.

3,926 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.

1,299 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.

Washington County Hometown Hawkeyes

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