Welcome to our program Josh Zhiwei Tong.

The Department would like to welcome Assistant Professor Josh Tong as he joins us this spring, 2022.


New course! STAT:1015 Introduction to Data Science

Covers basic concepts and algorithms of data science; students can use this first course to learn more about data science/statistics to decide whether to major in it.


Tenure-track Assistant Professor Position in Actuarial Science

The Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science at the University of Iowa invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in actuarial science.


Comprehensive Exams in Statistics offered in August 2020

There is a ICON/Canvas site with updated study guides and past examinations posted. For more information contact us at


NEED HELP WITH YOUR Statistic Class?

We have VIRTUAL LAB HOURS! For Statistics & Society / Elementary Statistics & Inference / Statistics for Business / Probability & Stat for Engineering & Physical Sci

covid 19

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) UPDATES

COVID-19, which emerged in December 2019 from China and a global effort is under way to contain its spread. COVID-19 is caused by the coronavirus known as SARS-CoV-2.


Society of the Actuaries CAE Designation

The SOA is pleased to award the University of Iowa the CAE designation for another period of five years expiring December 31, 2024.


MLK, Jr. Week 2020

Thursday, January 16 - Saturday, January 25, 2020