Alumni gifts provide scholarships to 50+ Tippie College of Business students affected by COVID-19

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic ravaged the economy well into the month of May 2020, it became increasingly obvious that financial hardship may prevent some Tippie students from returning to campus. The University of Iowa Tippie College of Business began a quiet effort that raised more than $115,000 in donations specifically for scholarships that will help students who have been affected by COVID-19.

Scholarships from a secret millionaire

Thursday, July 9, 2020

He might seem like the least likely candidate to fund a full-ride scholarship, much less 33 of them. But frugal carpenter Dale Schroeder wanted his savings to benefit young people who dreamed of attending college. Tippie alumni Katelyn Wheeldon (BBA16), Jenna Herr (BBA13), and Benjamin Kopp (BSE12/MD17/MBA17) are among the beneficiaries of his generosity.  

The business of business schools

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Paying for college is a constant worry for many students (and parents), and it’s easy to blame universities for being bloated and inefficient. Maybe if Iowa had kept its old World War II-era Quonset hut classrooms and skipped the rec center with climbing walls, college would be more affordable, right? Not really. And here’s why.

Want to get a college football scholarship? Tweet more

Monday, July 15, 2019

College football training camps start next month and a new study from the University of Iowa suggests that Twitter may have played an important role in how many of the players on the field received their scholarships.

Celebrating our success

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Thanks to the Tippie College’s alumni, friends, faculty, staff, and corporate partners, the college has met its $125 million comprehensive campaign goal.