The Iowa Cheerleaders are at the forefront of the University of Iowa, providing the BLACK and GOLD at intercollegiate athletics and UI campus/community events staged annually at the University of Iowa, throughout the state and nationally.

The Iowa Cheerleaders lead 70,000 Hawkeye fans inside Kinnick Stadium as they cheer for the nationally-ranked Iowa Football team.

Crowds of up to 15,500 who cheer on Iowa’s men’s and women’s basketball, wrestling, gymnastics and volleyball teams rely on the energy of the Iowa Cheerleaders at events staged inside Carver Hawkeye Arena and Extreme Arena.

The student-athletes that make up the Iowa Cheerleaders are full-time ambassadors for the University of Iowa. Made up of the best overall Cheerleaders at the University of Iowa, they also represent Iowa at UCA College Nationals.

An amazing opportunity to represent the Iowa Hawkeyes as you get an education from one of the premier Big Ten Universities in the nation. A great way to get the most out of your college career and create everlasting bonds with teammates and an unforgettable set of memories to last a lifetime.


  • Traveled to Florida, New York, North Carolina, Indiana, Ohio, and across the B1G ten for Football games, Bowl Games, Nationals, and Basketball games over the past five years
  • 3.45 Team GPA for Spring 2020
  • 6 – States represented on the Iowa Cheerleaders