Facts & Figures

Undergraduate Profile

Number of Students
  • 16,074 CLAS undergraduates (76% of UI undergraduates), fall 2010
  • 4,189 CLAS students in the University Honors Program, fall 2010
Gender
  • Female: 55%
  • Male: 45%
Ethnicity
  • American Indian or Native Alaskan: 0.4%
  • African American: 2.8%
  • Latino(a): 4.2%
  • Asian or Pacific Islander: 3.6%
  • International: 6.0%
Residency
  • Resident: 60%
Largest Undergraduate Majors
  1. Psychology
  2. English
  3. Interdepartmental Studies
  4. Biology
  5. Communication Studies
  6. Art
  7. Political Science
  8. History
  9. International Studies
  10. Journalism & Mass Communication
 
Home State of Our Students

Students from 49 of the 50 states are enrolled, with the greatest numbers coming from:

  1. Iowa: 9,570 students
  2. Illinois: 4,000 students
  3. Minnesota: 362 students
  4. Wisconsin: 271 students
  5. California: 102 students
Country of Origin of Our International Students

Students from 53 countries are enrolled, with the greatest numbers coming from:

  1. People's Republic of China, 612 students
  2. Republic of Korea, 146 students
  3. Malaysia, 45 students
  4. Canada, 16 students
  5. Taiwan, 15 students
  6. India, 12 students
  7. Germany, 10 students
  8. Japan, 10 students


Source: A Profile of Students Enrolled at the University of Iowa, Fall Semester 2010 and the University Honors Program