Selecting the appropriate courses to enroll in is a vital component to ensuring student success at the University of Iowa. Students should consult with their Academic Advisors before enrolling to determine the best courses for their plan of action.

General Catalog

Students should view the General Catalog for degree requirements for all colleges, departments, schools, and programs at the University of Iowa. Major, minor, and certificate requirements are listed in the Catalog.

Exam Information 

Many courses taken at the University of Iowa will have exams associated with them. Please see the "Exam Information" section for policies, procedures and schedules.


More information on how to check grades and how to read the Grade Report can be found on the Grades page.

Absence from Class

If a student misses or will be missing a class or classes, they should contact each of their instructors as soon as possible regarding make-up work. If the absence will be five or more consecutive days and is due to an illness or other emergency, please contact the UI Service Center 2700 University Capitol Center (UCC) at (319) 384-4300 or