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IRINGA UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
PO Box 200, Iringa Tanzania
Established as a Lutheran Seminary in 1993
Modern classroom building built in 1994 served as first classroom space, administrative offices, library, study space, dormitories and chapel. Since January 1999 has been devoted entirely to classroom and assembly space.
Fourteen dormitories are now available on campus.
Administrative and faculty office building is complete including a new faculty seminar room, conference room, computer and internet classroom, and laboratory space.
New modern library was completed in 1999. Built for 100,000 volumes, it currently houses approximately 40,000. The library includes four networked computer laboratories for student classes, Internet, and independent study. More than 170 computers are available on campus.
Fax and e-mail are available.
Water, electricity and telephone service are available on campus. Water for drinking and cooking is treated using a solar pasteurization and purification system.
Faculty and staff, with full academic credentials, are represented at Iringa University College.
The nearly 500 students come from all regions of Tanzania, from rural as well as urban areas. Students represent all socioeconomic sectors. Approximately 18% of the students come from foreign countries. Females comprise about 40% of the student population. Efforts are underway to provide more student scholarships, emphasizing support of female, rural and underprivileged students.
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