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USNWR 2022 Rank #29
Top 10, Consistently Ranked Among the Top 10 Public Law Schools in the United States
92% Nationwide Bar Passage Rate among First Time Takers

Iowa Law is proud to welcome our most diverse class in recent history. Learn more about the student experience and diversity initiatives driving positive action. 


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Iowa Law alums share their paths to the judiciary

This fall marks one of Iowa Law's largest clerkship classes yet. Follow the path of several alumni judges who began their law careers as judicial clerks and are now serving in county, state, and federal courts across the country.
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Iowa Law faculty named to endowed positions

Seven faculty at the University of Iowa College of Law have been named to endowed positions. "Endowed faculty positions advance the College of Law and its faculty in transformative ways,” said Dean Kevin Washburn.
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Iowa Law welcomes a new class of faculty

This fall Iowa Law is proud to welcome four new faculty to the Boyd Law Building. Collectively, their work focuses on some of today’s most pressing issues including environmental law, criminal justice, education policy, and social change.


Alumni DEI Office Hours

Friday, September 24, 2021 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Join Office Hours with the Alumni DEI Council on Friday, September 24. Members of the Alumni DEI Council are holding zoom office hours on Friday, September 24 from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Bring questions or just come to get to know Council members. In the Zoom room will be: Tiffany Ferguson, Winnie Uluocha, and McCeil Johnson. Contact Pam Funke ( for Zoom details.

Different Alumni; Different Paths

Friday, September 24, 2021 12:40pm to 1:40pm
Alumni Panel featuring College of Law Graduates: Jason Groth, Class of 2014, Smart Justice Coordinator; Alison Kanne, Class of 2016, Complex Civil Litigation; Paige Pahlke, Class of 2010, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, and Medical Malpractice; Hannah Shirey, Class of 2018, Judicial Law Clark; Jennifer Wang, Class of 2011, Deputy Director of Programs; Kira Wennerholm, Class of 2017, Senior Contracts Manager; Bria Davis, Class of 2018, Litigation Associate; Ana Maria Correa, Class of 2019, Real…
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Three Minute Thesis Workshop: Preparing Your Presentation

Friday, September 24, 2021 1:00pm to 3:00pm
University of Iowa Main Library
This session will help prepare you to design your presentation and to pitch your research for the Three Minute Thesis Competition. Learn about tips on how to create your 3MT slide.  Register at and join us for the workshop on Friday, September 24, 2021 from 1:00-3:00 pm in LIB 1022 TILE classroom. 

Cookout - Iowa vs. Colorado State

Saturday, September 25, 2021 (all day)
Boyd Law Building

LSAC Chicago Forum

Saturday, September 25, 2021 9:00am to 6:00pm