Grad Plan

Discover the most exciting and engaging path for your graduate school experience


My Grad Plan

Getting Started

With programs in over 100 areas of study, spanning the Arts and Humanities, Biological Sciences, Health Sciences, Engineering, Education, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, and Business, the University of Iowa likely has a graduate program to fit your needs. We have programs in the classic disciplines and many new and emerging fields. Please take a minute to check out what we have to offer.

Connecting Communities: Resources for Graduate Students of Color
Non-Degree Application
Graduate Admissions


Completing a degree at Iowa should be a rewarding journey, with many milestones along the way. The Graduate College would like to help you reach those milestones and successfully pass them. Let us help you navigate on this journey, using some of the resources provided here.

Thesis & Dissertation

Graduation & Beyond

Whether graduation is a few years away, or you’re looking beyond graduation and toward your next career, we can help answer questions. Find information on graduation details and forms, as well as comprehensive info for embarking on your next journey after Iowa.

Grad Checklist
Thesis & Dissertation
Exit Counseling