Minority Students, Fall 2021
African American 3.1%
American Indian or Native Alaskan 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.1%
Two or more races 3.3%
Total UI Student Enrollment (undergraduate, graduate, and professionals)
♦ 21,608 undergraduate students,
♦ 6,415 graduate students,
♦ 1,886 professional students and
♦ 1,297 post-graduate training students.
Minority Tenure and Tenure-Track 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