Starting March 6th, incoming students may register for part one and part two of their multi-layered orientation experience at the University of Iowa.
Transition Timeline for New Students
Reservation System OpensMarch 6
All students who have accepted admission and paid the $325 acceptance fee can sign up for their two-part orientation experience.
Orientation Tile OpensApril 24
Students can start completing their required pre-advising materials, including placement tests in the orientation tile. The tile must be completed one week prior to their orientation week.
Sign-up Deadline for Room SelectionMay 15
Deadline to have signed up for student online orientation dates in order to participate in room selection for on-campus housing.
Virtual Course Registration / Advising AppointmentsMay 30 - July 14
Students sign up for their online advising appointment and register for classes during their advising meeting.
Becoming a Hawkeye Program DaysJune 12 - July 14
Attend a Becoming a Hawkeye orientation day on campus.
Success at Iowa Course OpensAugust 7
The Success at Iowa online course opens. All new students complete this transition course that wraps up halfway through the first semester.
On Iowa!August 13- 20
On Iowa! hosts over 200 events for first-year, transfer, and international students.
First Day of ClassesAugust 21
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