IOWA CITY – This fall, the University of Iowa welcomed the most academically accomplished class in its history for the fifth year in a row, including Temecula natives Pre-Medicine major Ryan Jilek and Computer Science and Engineering major Shaun Richter.
This fall’s incoming undergraduate class at the University of Iowa has yet again topped previous records in achievement with a higher average high school grade-point average (GPA), at 3.81, than any previous class. The average high school GPA for the classes of 2024 and 2023 were 3.78 and 3.76, respectively.
“We are very happy to welcome these newest Hawkeyes,” Kevin Kregel, executive vice president and provost, said. “Like every incoming class, they bring fresh talents and perspectives to our campus. And like last year’s