University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Woodbury County

1,140 University of Iowa alumni live in Woodbury 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.

Woodbury County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in Woodbury County include:

57

Educators

30

Physicians

4

Physician Assistants

23

Dentists

48

Nurses

1

Registered Advanced Nurse Practitioners

33

Pharmacists

Other alumni in Woodbury County include:

142

Business

77

Education

31

Engineering

564

Liberal Arts & Sciences

179

Graduate College

6

Public Health

93

Law

UI Students from Woodbury County

There are 288 students from Woodbury County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
Tippie College of Business15
College of Dentistry7
College of Education7
College of Engineering19
Graduate College24
College of Law2
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences178
College of Medicine8
College of Nursing5
College of Pharmacy9
College of Public Health3
Tippie School of Management1
University College10

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Woodbury County

Last year, the UI supported 69 local companies with purchases of $1,241,937.

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

Healthcare Connections in Woodbury County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 858

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 23,271

2,782 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.

726 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.

19,763 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.

Woodbury County Hometown Hawkeyes

Meet Bill Drilling: UI pharmacy grad loves his Sioux City community.