Educational Opportunities

Educational Opportunities

Endless Opportunities to Enhance Your Education

The Engineering Student Services (ESS) group can assist you in achieving your educational goals. 

Have you considered applying your creative and technical talents to solving some of the most important problems facing our society?  The Grand Challenges Program at the University of Iowa will give you an opportunity to make a difference and receive funding to research one of the 14 Grand Challenges identified by the National Academy of Engineering.

Are you looking for ways to enhance your education?  The College of Engineering in conjuntion with the UI Honors Program can help you be recognized for those "above and beyond" activities outside of the classroom that compliment our engineering curriculum.  You can even turn your research into a thesis and graduate with Honors in the Major

Have you thought about how you can develop your leaderships skills?  Consider joining one of our 30 Engineering Student Organizations or applying to attend one of our Student Leadership Institutes

What about experiencing other cultures?  You can complete a semester, a summer, or a winter working towards your degree in another country through countless Study Abroad opportunities.