Emancipation and Ages for Moving Out
Tupac Shakur
High School

If you have your high school diploma can you legally leave home at 17 in Iowa?

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03/28/2007

The age of majority in Iowa is 18. The fact that you've graduated high school does not change the fact that you haven't reached the age of majority. Therefore you are still a minor and subject to the control and supervision of your parents. You can move out at 17 IF your parents agree to allow it. If not, then you have to wait until you