We are committed to providing a world-class educational experience for our students.

The university will continue to monitor local and national developments and rely on guidance from the Board of Regents, State of Iowa.

Academic Experience

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Be respectful. Face masks not required, but welcome.

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The UI provides face masks and hand sanitizer at health stations all across campus.

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Students should follow standard absence policies if they are forced to miss class due to illness, emergency, or extenuating circumstances.


Experiential Learning

Guidelines for students and colleges considering internships, externships, field experiences, research activities, clinical programs, practicums, and other hands-on learning experiences.

It is a student’s responsibility to be aware of the host organization’s policies on COVID-19 vaccination, quarantine and isolation. While the university does not require students to be vaccinated against COVID-19, many organizations are requiring vaccination for all employees and individuals at those organizations. Please understand that if you cannot provide proof of vaccination for those organizations, you may not be allowed to participate in their programs.

Student support

Student Health

Student Health is available for appointments and consultations.

University Counseling

If you need support managing the impact of COVID-19, we're here to help.

Student Care and Assistance

Assistance for University of Iowa students experiencing crisis and emergency situations that may impact their class attendance or academic performance.