Iowa Black Alumni Association

Our Mission

The Iowa Black Alumni Association promotes the general mission and purposes of the University of Iowa and strives to acknowledge and recognize black students and alumni for their achievements and service, while promoting their career and educational opportunites and enhancing the social and economic conditions of prospective, current, and former black students of the University of Iowa.

Iowa Black Alumni Association Reunion

Come back to Iowa City to celebrate friendship, camaraderie, and educational opportunities in April 21-23, 2017. Activities include a student panel, Black and Gold Gala, game night, and more.

Click here for more information and to register.

Iowa Black Alumni Association Scholarship

The Iowa Black Alumni Association is pleased to award scholarships to qualified black UI students.


Scholarship Winners
Demetrius Watson and Kenyan Lewis stand with Iowa Black Alumni Association member, Orville Townsend after receiving IBAA scholarships during the African American Studies Awards Reception.