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Minority Students, Fall 2021

African American 3.1%
American Indian or Native Alaskan 0.2%
Asian 5.1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.1%
Hispanic/Latino(a) 7.7%
Two or more races 3.3%

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Total UI Student Enrollment (undergraduate, graduate, and professionals)
Fall 2021

♦ 21,608 undergraduate students,
♦ 6,415 graduate students,
♦ 1,886 professional students and
♦ 1,297 post-graduate training students.

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Minority Tenure and Tenure-Track Faculty

University Faculty
About 23 percent of Iowa's 1,474 tenured and tenure-track faculty members are minorities. About 34 percent are women.* Our faculty-to-student ratio is 15:1.

UI Workforce By the Numbers
About 13.4 percent of the university's total workforce, including faculty, administrators, maintenance staff, and all professional employees, are minorities. About 65 percent are women.*

* Source: Annual Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Workforce Report, November 2018

New Campus Climate Survey coming March 29, 2022

The division of diversity, equity, and inclusion is entering the next phase of the UI’s evolving campus climate survey project. The division will release reports from 2021 student data over the six weeks and then launch a new campus-wide climate survey for students, faculty, and staff on March 29, 2022.

Speak Out Iowa: Campus Climate Survey

Speak Out Iowa is a survey conducted by the University of Iowa to examine sexual misconduct occurring on campus, including sexual harassment, sexual violence, dating violence, and stalking.