During orientation, Hawkeye Guide staff will assist you with preparing for your academic advising appointment and building your first semester schedule. Students are required to attend the entire one-day orientation program in order to register for classes. The time and location of your afternoon advising appointment will be provided at orientation check-in.

Student Program Agenda

8:15 - 8:45am Check-in Hubbard Commons, 1st Floor
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
8:45 - 9:15am Welcome to Iowa Iowa Theater, 1st Floor, IMU
9:15 - 11:00am UI Academics and Student Life
(small group sessions)
Various Locations
11:00am - 3:00pm Academic Advising appointments
(with advisors - must complete the morning academic session to attend)
Various Locations
11:00 - 11:30am Honors Program Meeting Room 337, IMU
11:30am - 12:00pm Center for Diversity and Enrichment Meeting Room 335, IMU
11:30am - 12:30 pm Veterans and Military-Affiliated Information Session Iowa Theater, 1st Floor, IMU
11:30am - 1:30pm Lunch - provided for students
(students get a ticket at check-in)
Street Hawk Food Truck, IMU 
or Union Station, IMU
12:30 - 2:00pm Iowa Information Fair Hubbard Commons, 1st Floor, IMU
1:00 - 1:30pm Money Matters - Financial Aid and Billing Iowa Theater, 1st Floor, IMU
12:30 - 4:00pm Orientation Checkout - your final stop for the day!
(get your parking pass here!)
Hubbard Commons, 1st Floor, IMU