After initial committee review of complete applications, select applicants will be contacted by email and invited for an on-campus interview. The University of Iowa Interdisciplinary Program in Immunology will coordinate travel to and from The University of Iowa campus. While on campus, interviewees will meet with current students, faculty, participate in social events, and visit research buildings on campus. After review of all applicant interviews, the committee will make offers of admissions. The University of Iowa abides by the Council of Graduate Schools April 15 Resolution.


Beginning Aug 23, 2023 Applications accepted for Fall 2024
Dec 1, 2023 Priority deadline for best consideration
Feb 1-3, 2024 On-campus interviews for invited applicants
Feb 22-24, 2024 On-campus interviews for invited applicants
April 15, 2024 Deadline to respond to offers of admission

For best consideration, please submit completed applications by December 1st, with January 1st as the final date to submit a completed application. Applications received after January 1st may be considered on a rolling basis.

Big Ten Academic Alliance FreeApp priority deadline is November 15.

General Itinerary for standard on campus interview weekends


  • Arrive in afternoon
  • Student dinner


  • Breakfast with the Director
  • Faculty interviews
  • Student lunch
  • Faculty interviews
  • Faculty dinner


  • Breakfast
  • Short Talks from University of Iowa Immunology faculty
  • Poster session
  • Depart in afternoon

Travel costs within the U.S. will be covered by the Immunology Graduate Program.