University of Iowa Comparison

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Location Iowa City, IA
Setting Small City
Students 31,656
Type Public 4 Year
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit


Tuition (In State) $8,073
Tuition (Out of State) $30,036
Room & Board $11,400
Avg Net Price $17,008
Avg Grant Aid $9,754
% Receiving Grant Aid 64%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 82.6%
Avg High School GPA 3.61
Admissions Standards Very High
Applicant Competition
ACT Range 22/29
SAT Range 1130/1340
Application Deadline Mar 1, 2022


Graduation Rate 71%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $59,800
Making Student Loan Payments 70%
Median Student Loan Debt $21,616
Median Loan Payment $223
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard