Fun Facts

Free Tutoring


The College of Engineering offers free tutoring 5 nights a week (Sunday through Thursday) from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.


Engineering Students Make a Difference

You can make a difference

Students within the College of Engineering lead and participate in 30+ student organizations that make a difference on-campus, in the community, and throughout the world!  A few examples include:


96% Placement Rate for May 2011 Graduates

You're hired!


Our May 2011 graduates experienced a 96% first destination placement rate within 90 days of graduation. It's good to be an engineer!


Admission Decision within 48 hours


Starting September 2012, first-year/freshmen applicants who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents applying to the UI College of Engineering will receive their admission decision within 48 hours of completing their application.  In addition, those same students will have new admission requirements.


Smart, Talented & Hard-Working

Kevin Lindenberg sky diving


In addition to their engineering degree, over half the graduates from Engineering @ Iowa complete a minor or a second degree in an area outside of engineering. Recent examples include Music, Spanish, Religious Studies, Studio Art, Dance, Geography, Psychology, Sustainability, Business...the list goes on!  

Kevin (pictured here sky-diving) is a recent Engineering @ Iowa graduate who majored in Industrial Engineering, minored in Business, served as a student ambassador, participated in the co-op/internship program, competed via intramural sports, and was the president of his fraternity.