Why Iowa?

Our professors bring world-class industry experience into the classroom and connect our students with professionals in front offices, on the sidelines, and in broadcasting studios. And it all happens at a Big Ten university with one of the most exciting athletics programs in the nation.

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At Iowa, you'll be part of a supportive community of like-minded professors and students, right in the heart of one of the nation's great college athletics campuses. See why Iowa alumni are respected leaders in this fast-growing field.

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You've got your own motivations and goals. Now it's time to begin your journey. Want to work in professional sports? College or high school athletics? Sports broadcast and journalism? Whatever story you might imagine, Iowa will help you make it come true.

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97 %

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Rising to the Top

Friday, March 22, 2024
Aspiring sport and recreation professionals, like college basketball teams, often have resume-defining experiences that help them rise to the top. UISRM gave students the opportunity to participate in four such experiences in February. Learn about each experience and student achievements.

Reaching New Heights with Women Leaders in Sports

Friday, March 22, 2024
Women Leaders in Sports’ mission is to help more women develop, connect, champion, and advance in the industry. Learn about the organization, its partnership with UISRM, and the 27 current students who are now members because of the UISRM community’s generosity.

Facilitating Student Success

Friday, March 22, 2024
UISRM offers an array of benefits to students beyond an excellent classroom experience. One of the benefits UISRM is offering more and more is scholarship funding. This is a direct result of the UISRM community’s generosity through the UI Center for Advancement. Learn about recent scholarship recipients in this feature article.


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Tree Tour: Summer 2024

Thursday, July 25, 2024 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Field House
Tree Tours are back! Join us for a nature walk & talk this summer.
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HHP Dept Return to Campus Social

Friday, August 23, 2024 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Courtyard by Marriott Iowa City University Heights
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