Undergraduate/Graduate Colleges

Undergraduate/Graduate Colleges

Undergraduate/Graduate Colleges
Five UI colleges enroll undergraduate students:

More than 70% of the university’s more than 24,000 undergraduate students are enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS).

The Graduate College is the official college of enrollment for most of the university's almost 6,000 graduate students. About 35% of these students pursue course work within the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; about 20% are in the Tippie College of Business, primarily in the college's MBA and pre-MBA programs; and about 10% are enrolled in interdisciplinary programs administered by the Graduate College. While there are smaller graduate programs housed within each of the university's colleges, the Colleges of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Education, Engineering, Nursing, and Public Health along with the Tippie College of Business and the Graduate College account for more than 90% of graduate students at the UI.