DSL Graduate and Professional Student Needs Assessment

By Teri Schnelle on September 26, 2022. 

A goal of the 2021-2026 Division of Student Life Strategic Plan is to, “Cultivate virtual and in person programs and physical spaces that promote a sense of belonging, opportunities for socialization, and community development.” A specific tactic within this goal is to, “Complete a graduate and professional student needs assessment and develop intentional outreach that invites graduate and professional students to participate in [DSL] initiatives and programs.” The Graduate & Professional Student Needs Assessment Work Group was charged with creating and administering a needs assessment to graduate and professional students related to DSL programs, services, and spaces that support their sense of belonging, socialization, and community development.

Student Employment Leads to Student Success

By Teri Schnelle on September 10, 2022. 

The Division of Student Life employs over 2000 students every year.

Student Employee Survey 2022 Summary

By Teri Schnelle on July 1, 2022. 

Employment during college contributes to student success when meaningful connects between learning in the classroom and learning on the job are made evident.

University Counseling Service 2021-2022 Academic Year Summary

By Teri Schnelle on June 3, 2022. 

University Counseling Service (UCS) provides a variety of services to the student body, including group therapy, individual therapy, relationship therapy, referrals, trans-inclusive services, eating disorders network, collegiate recovery program, Let’s Talk, Hawks, phone consultations, and embedded therapy in the residence halls.

Koru Mindfulness Program

By Teri Schnelle on February 18, 2022. 

Koru Mindfulness is an evidence-based curriculum specifically designed for teaching mindfulness, meditation, and stress management to college students.

Team Building and Initiation Activities Survey

By Teri Schnelle on January 14, 2022. 

This survey was meant to provide a snapshot of hazing behavior for populations on our campus.

Impact of Housing on Student Success

By Teri Schnelle on December 17, 2021. 

Data dives in University Housing and Dining (UH&D) explore several projects to look at how factors within Housing impact student success.

Family Weekend 2021

By Teri Schnelle on November 29, 2021. 

Family Weekend took place on September 24-26 2021.

FSL Listening Sessions 

By Teri Schnelle on September 1, 2021. 

According to National College Health Assessment Data, University of Iowa students sit far above the National average for high-risk drinking behaviors.

Fraternity & Sorority Life 2021

By Teri Schnelle on June 25, 2021. 

Fraternity and Sorority Life is celebrating 155 years of fostering a community committed to belonging, serving, leading, thriving, and succeeding.

Women's Resource and Action Center Programs 2021

By Teri Schnelle on May 28, 2021. 

Women's Resource and Action Center (WRAC) works to create greater equity for individuals and communities of all identities, with a particular focus on women, through activism, social justice initiatives, leadership training, advocacy, service, and personal and professional development.

MISSE Student Employee Evaluation

By Teri Schnelle on February 26, 2021. 

Multicultural and International Student Support and Engagement (MISSE) created a comprehensive evaluation process for the student employees who work within the unit.

Late-Night Programs - Fall 2019 General Data Report

Posted on March 9, 2020. 

The following data was collected from the 13 types of Late-Night activities offered.

Residence Education Model Survey Summary

By Teri Schnelle on February 3, 2020. 

The REM is a planned, year-long approach to the residential experience, mapping out student experiences and learning opportunities connect to Academic Growth, Personal Development and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

Late Night Programs: Poindexter Coffeehouse Series Data 2019

Posted on January 27, 2020. 

Fall 2019 marked the first semester of a collaborative event series between Graduate Iowa City and the University of Iowa Campus Activities Board.

Recreational Services GPA & Retention Study

By Teri Schnelle on December 3, 2019. 

Following roughly 7,415 students across all eight semesters, Recreational Services analyzed the students’ usage of facilities in relation to their GPA and retention.

Student Wellness: NCHA 2019 Graduate Report

Posted on October 25, 2019. 

The National College Health Assessment (NCHA): Data on UI student health behaviors, attitudes, and beliefs.

Speak Out Iowa: Campus Climate Survey

Posted on October 25, 2019. 

Assessing perceptions and reports of sexual misconduct is an important and necessary undertaking to inform the University’s ongoing efforts to understand the extent of sexual misconduct on campus, improve prevention efforts, and effectively respond when students report sexual misconduct.

Student Wellness: NCHA 2019 Undergraduate Report

Posted on October 25, 2019. 

The National College Health Assessment (NCHA): Data on UI student health behaviors, attitudes, and beliefs.

Late Night Programming: FY 2019 Assessment Report

Posted on October 25, 2019. 

This report summarizes events and programs hosted by a variety of University of Iowa departments and student organizations in FY19.

University Counseling Service 2017-2018 Highlights

Posted on April 12, 2019. 

The University Counseling Service (UCS) is proud to be the primary mental health agency for the University of Iowa.

2018 UCS Outreach Report

Posted on October 1, 2018. 

University Counseling Service (UCS) conducted an Outreach Needs Assessment over the course of the spring 2018 semester.

2018 RVAP Overview

Posted on September 4, 2018. 

RVAP provides free, confidential, trauma-informed advocacy to all affected by sexual violence and promotes social change through prevention education.

2018 Center for Student Involvement & Leadership Overview

Posted on August 21, 2018. 

Center for Student Involvement & Leadership (CSIL) helps students get involved at the University of Iowa.

2018 University Counseling Service Overview

Posted on August 20, 2018. 

University Counseling Service (UCS) provides compassionate psychological services, outreach, and training that foster the mental health of students, nurtures student success, and contributes to a safe, welcoming, and multiculturally aware campus community.

2018 Recreational Services Overview

Posted on August 17, 2018. 

Recreational Services works to provide a diverse recreational experience that encourages active lifestyles for the University of Iowa community.

2018 Be Better Overview

Posted on August 17, 2018. 

The Be Better initiative helps undergraduate students develop as leaders, students, citizens, and employees by supporting their personal pathway to leadership and success.

2018 Alternative Spring Break Data

Posted on August 17, 2018. 

The Center for Student Involvement & Leadership’s Alternative Spring Break (ASB) promotes service learning, social justice, and community building.

Alcohol Harm Reduction Plan 2018 Update

Posted on August 17, 2018. 

A tremendous culture shift in alcohol use has occurred at the University of Iowa due to strategic and intentional effort on the part of students, faculty, staff, and the Iowa City community.

Healthy Hawk Challenge 2017-2018 Data

Posted on August 17, 2018. 

For the sixth year, the entire University of Iowa sophomore class was invited to take part in an online health risk assessment dubbed the Healthy Hawk Challenge (HHC).

Black Student Success Initiative Metrics

Posted on August 17, 2018. 

The Black Student Success Initiative aims to increase black student retention and academic success at Iowa.

2018 Student Employee Survey Summary

Posted on August 17, 2018. 

Employment during college contributes to student success when meaningful connects between learning in the classroom and learning on the job are made evident.