Asian/Asian American Community
The University of Iowa values diversity and is committed to creating a welcoming environment for students from every background. This is an overview of programs, student groups, and resources that will support and inspire you throughout your Iowa experience.
Iowa's international studies major lets you design and shape your academic plan according to your individual interests, offering emphases in East Asian and South Asian studies, among other geographic areas. Iowa also offers a program in Asian languages and literature.
IowaCrisisChat.org - offers online emotional support in English and Mandarin Chinese. When you go to the website you'll choose which language you want to chat in and be connected with a peer crisis counselor who is there to listen and support you through whatever you're going through. All services are free, confidential and anonymous.
Did you know?
The University of Iowa Center for Asian and Pacific Studies was established in 1986 with the mission of promoting teaching, research, and outreach related to East Asia, Southeast Asia, and the Pacific.