Students Win Iowa APA's Exemplary Student Project Award

Each year, the Iowa Chapter of the American Planning Association asks its members to nominate plans, projects, and individuals deserving recognition by the professional organization.

Students' Posters Win Prizes at APA Upper Midwest Conference

Two URP students won prizes for their poster submissions at the recent American Planning Association Upper Midwest Conference held in Rochester, MN.

Alum Makes Early Career Impact List

Zac Hall, alumni class of 2015, has been selected as one of the area’s 40 Under 40 to have made a significant impact in their business and/or community early in their careers.

Connerly Receives Prestigious Award from Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning

URP’s director, Chuck Connerly, has received the Jay Chatterjee Award for Distinguished Service to Planning Education.

Meet the New Students

Our new incoming students attended their orientation on Friday, August 23rd, and took a moment to pose for a group picture. This year's class has a total of 16 students.

Students’ Work Culminates in County Being Named One of “Iowa Great Places”

Cedar County, Iowa has received Iowa Great Places designation as a result of URP students’ capstone project.

UI School of Urban and Regional Planning Now Designated as STEM-related

The School of Urban and Regional Planning at Iowa is excited to announce it has now received STEM-related designation under the U.S.