UI web site selected as one of the best among colleges and universities
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The University of Iowa's web site was selected as site
of the week, Feb. 3-9, by Kaplan Educational Centers, Inc.
A College Site of the Week, selected as one of the best from among the hundreds
posted on the Internet, is featured by Kaplan as a service to parents and
students who visit Kaplan's Collegezine web site. A wholly-owned subsidiary
of the Washington Post Co., Kaplan is an educational company specializing
in test preparation, admissions and career services.
Criteria for selection of the College Site of the Week include: ease of navigation
and organization of information; the usefulness and timeliness of information
provided; overall layout and graphical presentation and the use of technical
The UI joins eight other colleges and universities in receiving the Kaplan
seal of approval, including the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT),
Carnegie Mellon University, Dartmouth University and Florida State University.
The Kaplan web site is located at http://www.kaplan.com/precoll/ and the
UI's homepage can be accessed on the Internet by pointing the browser to http://www.uiowa.edu.