Events

Fireworks go off at Kinnick during On Iowa festivities.

On Iowa! 2016 welcomes another record-breaking first-year class

Program provides a comprehensive introduction to UI life
First-year and transfer students spent their first few days on campus receiving a special welcome thanks to the On Iowa! program.
students, families, and volunteers on move-in day

University of Iowa residence hall move-in starts Aug. 17

Clinton Street to be rerouted, students to follow hall-specific instructions
It’s going to be a busy few days in Iowa City as the University of Iowa welcomes thousands of first-year students moving into residence halls. Residence hall move-in will be scheduled in shifts from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 17, and Thursday, Aug. 18.

On Iowa! program needs volunteers

Come Aug. 17, the 2016 On Iowa! program will be in full swing, welcoming our campus community's newest students. Program coordinators still have a variety of volunteer positions to fill during this very exciting—and busy—time of year.
people sandbagging on UI campus

Come celebrate flood recovery milestone

Faculty, staff, students, greater community invited to June 15 event on Pentacrest
The University of Iowa will host a celebration June 15 on the Penacrest to mark a flood recovery milestone and our commitment to serve our students and the people of Iowa during the last eight years, despite many flood-related challenges.
Nicholas Meyer on set with Leonard Nimoy during the shooting of Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country. The photo is archived in the University of Iowa Libraries' Special Collections as part of a collection donated by Nicholas Meyer.

‘Star Trek’ filmmaker loves making voyage home

Nicholas Meyer to speak at UI Libraries exhibit
Nicholas Meyer will make an appearance May 20 at Shambaugh Auditorium in the Main Library in conjunction with the UI Libraries exhibition “50 Years of ‘Star Trek.’” Get some backstory before the event with this interview Meyer sat for in 2009.
bill bryson at commencement

'I love Iowa'

Best-selling author Bill Bryson may return to the UI to research his next book
Best-selling author Bill Bryson returned to his home state to receive an honorary degree from the University of Iowa. Bryson offered advice and commentary during a campus tour.
scenes from commencement ceremony

Recapping commencement weekend

Thousands of graduates received degrees at spring ceremonies
Nearly 5,000 University of Iowa students received their degrees at spring 2016 commencement ceremonies May 12 through 14. Take in the sights and sounds from commencement weekend through Office of Strategic Communication photos and video.
University of Iowa College of Dentistry Commencement - June 3, 2016

Video: College of Dentistry commencement ceremony

A video recording of the spring 2016 UI College of Dentistry commencement ceremony is now available for viewing. The event was held at 3 p.m. Friday, June 3.
University of Iowa Tippie College of Business Commencement - May 14, 2016

Video: Tippie College of Business commencement ceremony

A video recording of the spring 2016 UI Tippie College of Business commencement ceremony is now available for viewing. The event was held at 5 p.m. Saturday, May 14.
University of Iowa College of Nursing Commencement - May 14, 2016

Video: College of Nursing commencement ceremony

A video recording of the spring 2016 UI College of Nursing commencement ceremony is now available for viewing. The event was held at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 14.

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