University of Iowa Scottish Highlanders Alumni & Friends Group

Since 1935, the Scottish Highlanders have played a significant role in the history of the University of Iowa and made an impact state and nationwide. Participation in the University of Iowa Scottish Highlanders Alumni & Friends Group (UISHAFG) helps preserve the tradition and honor of the program's rich history. This group serves former Scottish Highlanders, along with their family and friends, while preserving the program's legacy and rich history at Iowa.


The new book The State University of Iowa Scottish Highlands A Treasure in the Heartland is now available! The books are $25 with a $5 shipping fee. To order your copy, email

This 150-page coffee table book has many photos and descriptive text telling the story of the Scottish Highlanders. You may even find your name, photo, or quote inside. It contains travel stories, accomplishments, performance descriptions, and memories of the Highlander years. The story includes little-known facts about the organization, its origin, and what made the Scottish Highlanders such a fantastic and unique group of college students. You don’t want to miss this opportunity to own your own book!


The Scottish Highlanders exhibit can be found on the third floor of the UI Athletics Hall of Fame, 2425 Prairie Meadow Dr., Iowa City. For information and hours of operation, please visit the Hall of Fame website or call 866-466-2326.


Sign up for updates so you can stay in touch with fellow Hawkeyes and former classmates or share your updated contact information to make sure you are included in upcoming newsletters and emails. Sign up now, or email Heather Adamson Stockman at for more information.

Join our email list

Get the latest news and information for alumni, fans, and friends of the University of Iowa. Sign up now.

Iowa Magazine
Explore the latest stories from Iowa Magazine.
Related Content

This roundup of historic covers offers a peek into the University of Iowa publication's past.

The Together Hawkeyes campaign builds on more than 175 years of progress and ushers in a new era of campus growth.

Recent University of Iowa graduates have found careers with these companies. A University of Iowa education equips students with valuable life skills and experiences that prepare them to excel in the workplace. That?s no secret to the following companies, which rank as the top employers of recent Hawkeye graduates. Each of these companies have hired eight or more Iowa alumni who earned an undergraduate degree in 2021-22. For more career resources, visit the UI Pomerantz Career Center.

Join us at one of our many events nation wide!

We use cookies to understand how you use our site and to improve your experience. By continuing to use our site, you accept our use of cookies in accordance with our Privacy Statement unless you have disabled them in your browser.