Condition of Higher Education
Iowa's current education levels, measured against the state's education goals and against national statistics.
2022 | 2020 | 2018 | 2016 | 2014
Iowa College and University Enrollment Report
Broken down by sector and by student demographics.
Student & Faculty Diversity Report
Summary of representation of minority students and faculty at Iowa colleges and universities, based on an annual survey.
2023 | 2022 | 2021 | 2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014
Home Base Iowa Postsecondary Education Reporting
Educational credits awarded to veterans over the past five academic years, by institution type
The FAFSA Simplification Act: Policy Simulations and Implications for State Aid Programs
An analysis of the FAFSA Simplification Act’s Student Aid Index formula and its impact on Iowans’ eligibility for federal and
state financial aid programs.
Impact of Verification on Iowa FAFSA Filers | Appendix
A Stumbling Block on the Road to College: How FAFSA Verification Hinders Low-Income Students (NASFAA)
How Iowa and Its Citizens Benefit from Higher Education
GEAR UP Iowa: ACT Initiatives and Outcomes
FAFSA Filing in Iowa
The Future of FAFSA Filing in Iowa: Findings and Policy Considerations
State Grants and Community College Student Postsecondary Outcomes
Postsecondary enrollment patterns for students in the Iowa Vocational-Technical Tuition Grant (Voc-Tech Grant) and the Iowa Skilled Workforce Shortage Tuition Grant (Kibbie Grant) programs
Need-Based Aid for Private, Not-for-Profit Colleges–The Iowa Tuition Grant
How the Iowa Tuition Grant impacts postsecondary enrollment and completion
College Dreams Dissolved: An Examination of Factors Tied to 'Summer Melt' in Iowa
Student Loan Debt of Postsecondary Education Graduates in Iowa: 2022
Iowa High School Graduates Pursuing Education Beyond High School
Tuition, Fees and Other Costs at Iowa Colleges and Universities
Tuition and fees, as reported to Iowa College Aid and the U.S. Department of Education.
Typical Full-Time Undergraduate Student Expenses At Iowa Colleges and Universities
Tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, transportation and other expenses.
Historical Appropriations Summary
Iowa General Assembly appropriations for state-administered scholarship and grant programs from Fiscal Year 1989 to present.
State Grant Recipients by County
Number of recipients and dollar amounts on a county-by-county basis.
Information on recipients, applicants, and descriptive statistics.
State of Iowa Scholarship and Grant Programs End-of-Year Reports
Number of recipients and total dollars received under each program, by institution.
Skilled Workforce Shortage Tuition Grant & Iowa Vocational-Technical Tuition Grant Report
Statewide outcomes for the Skilled Workforce Shortage Tuition Grant (Kibbie Grant) and the Iowa Vocational-Technical Tuition Grant.
2021-22 | 2020-21 | 2019-20
Forgivable Loan Programs vs Loan Repayment Programs Side-by-Side Analysis
Comparison of intent, administration, timeline, recruitment and return on investment.
Prevalence of Receipt of Multiple State Awards
2021-22 | 2020-21 | 2019-20 | 2018-19 | 2017-18 | 2016-17 | 2015-16 | 2014-15
Rural Iowa Primary Care Loan Repayment Program Recipient Survey Results
Iowa College Aid surveyed current and past program award recipients in order to assess whether and in what ways the Rural Iowa Primary Care Loan Repayment Program influences physicians’ decisions about working in rural Iowa.
Education and Training Voucher Program
Statewide outcomes for Education and Training Voucher Program recipients.
2021-22 | 2019-20
Free Applications for Federal Student Aid (FAFSAs) Filed by Iowa Residents
Iowa Completion Rates by School
Student Financial Aid Awards and Dollar Amounts
Tables listing the number of recipients and total award amounts for federal and institutional aid programs.
Average Student Loan Debt upon Graduation
Average student loan debt for bachelor's and associate degree recipients at each postsecondary institution in Iowa.
Official cohort default rates for schools in Iowa participating in Title IV student financial assistance programs.