Where We Are

The University of Iowa

The University of Iowa is a major research university with more than 31,000 students. It is ranked as the 28th best public university in the country. Our faculty travel the globe conducting and presenting their research. They are responsible for the University of Iowa receiving $424 million in research funding in fiscal year 2013.

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Iowa City

Iowa City is a highly educated city, ranking third in the U.S. in the percentage of adults who have college degrees. Iowa City is a vibrant and cosmopolitan community located within easy travel distance to Chicago, Minneapolis, Kansas City, and St. Louis. Iowa City has a population of 70,133, and its neighboring city Coralville has 19,692.

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Department of Physics and Astronomy
The University of Iowa
Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1479 USA

Phone: 319-335-1687