Application materials must include:
- Application for admission to The University of Iowa
- Apply Online (please note: While admission to The University of Iowa is a part of your application, admission to the Academy will not be determined until after you have interviewed.)
Apply online to the Bucksbaum Early Entrance Academy by January 1. New applications are currently not being accepted. The application includes:
- Log in and click "Home" to continue an existing application.
Student essay and parent/guardian essay
Two teacher/counselor/administrator recommendations
An official transcript of your high school grades and class rank
- If you’ve taken college courses, ask each college to send transcripts
Your ACT or SAT scores
- The University of Iowa’s instructional code for ACT is 1356; for SAT it is 6681
Finalists from the applicant pool who meet the qualifications will be scheduled for interviews by Belin-Blank Center staff on a rolling basis. Applicants will learn of their admission and scholarship status by March 1, and must accept or decline by May 1.