New Graduate Information- Orientations and More!

Are You a new Graduate Student for Fall 2022? Learn more here!

Welcome to the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science!


Etiquette Dinner April 18, 2022

The Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science hosted a cocktail party & etiquette dinner at the Hilton Garden Inn on Monday, April 18th. It was great!


Teaching Opening!

We are searching for two Visiting Assistant Professors (one 100%-time and one 50%-time) to teach statistics courses during the 2022-23 academic year.

grad students

We have 39 graduate students in our program!

Meet our graduate students! More details coming soon!


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