This information is for students who were not nominated by their schools and teachers.
UD for Kids is a program for Talented and Gifted students. Identification for students eligible for this program can be done through teacher recommendation or completing the application below with current test scores. Most schools nominate students for UD for Kids based on teacher recommendation. If your school does not make teacher recommendations, families may also apply to UD for Kids using an application and providing current test scores.
Talented and Gifted children posses outstanding abilities who are capable of high performance. You can start this process by contacting your child's teacher to see if they would recommend your child for UD for Kids. After talking with your child's teacher complete this application and mail your child's most recent copy of their Measures of Academic Progress (MAP), Iowa Testing Program (ITP) test scores, or other state test results.
You can mail a copy of the test scores to:
Chad Biermeier - UD for Kids
University of Dubuque
301 Smith Hall
2000 University Ave.
Dubuque, Iowa 52001
If you have any questions, contact Chad Biermeier by e-mail at UDKids@dbq.edu