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Take a Video Tour:  The University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital

Four years ago, crews broke ground on the 507,000-square-foot facility rising 14 stories — including two underground and four on top with an idyllic view into neighboring Kinnick Stadium.  Learn more by clicking here.


Aktion News

Meet the Aktion News Team that’s on your side with news that’s not super boring. Featuring co-anchors Lilly Fields and Aiden Coltrane, field reporter Olivia Barnes, meterologist Stormy Fairweather, and sports anchor Chip Chipitzki, along with news van driver and cameraman Justin Fields, we have Iowa covered.


Take a Virtual Tour

Take a look inside the new University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital—virtually! Click and drag your mouse while watching this video, and get a 360º glimpse.  Viewing on your mobile device? Open the video in your YouTube app.  Note:  For optimized viewing, play the video in the latest version of Chrome, Opera, Firefox, or Internet Explorer.


Time-Lapse:  The University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital

The dedication of the University of Iowa's new University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital is fast-approaching, but it won't move as fast as this video of the construction of the new facility since 2012!


More about the new University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital

Visit to take a virtual tour of the new University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital, to watch videos including the latest installment of “Aktion News,” review a collection of images, read stories about the construction process, and so much more.


Share your "UI Inspiration" and win Hancher, Iowa football tickets!

Like many places on the University of Iowa campus, the new University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital is inspirational inside and out.  You are invited to share what inspired or inspires you about the University of Iowa on the Digital Wall of Inspiration.  By doing so, you'll be eligible to win pairs of tickets to select events on Hancher's 2016-17 season and select home games of the 2016 Iowa football team. 


Your support is important

For more than 90 years, University of Iowa Children’s Hospital has been committed to improving the health and well-being of children in the state and surrounding region. Today, UI Children’s Hospital is a nationally recognized pediatric center of excellence, providing comprehensive health care services for children of all ages. UI Children’s Hospital has embarked upon an ambitious fundraising campaign to help build a new children’s hospital: A place of hope, health, and happy futures.


Once a Hawkeye, always a Hawkeye

The University of Iowa Alumni Association is the trusted resource for all loyal Hawkeyes who want to remain engaged with the University of Iowa community. No matter how many years or miles may separate you from the campus, the UIAA can help you feel part of the life of the University of Iowa and a member of a community united by shared experiences and beliefs. Through the UIAA's events, services, and communications, you can express and reinforce your Hawkeye spirit, pride, and values. Whether you're a UI graduate, a former student, a parent of a student, or a fan of the Hawkeyes, we welcome you to join our community of some 45,000 loyal Hawkeyes.  Learn more about the benefits of UIAA membership.


Considering the UI as your college choice?

Home to more than 30,000 students and some of the nation's top scholars and researchers, the University of Iowa offers more than 200 areas of study on a vibrant and diverse campus. Learn more about the UI and studying in a classic college town.



University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital