On Iowa! 2024

Get your start as a Hawkeye at On Iowa!  — a welcome and University community immersion program where all new first-year and transfer students will:

  • Make friends with new and returning students,
  • Discover Hawkeye traditions and what it means to be a University of Iowa student,
  • Prepare to excel in your classes,
  • Explore activities and student organizations, and

On Iowa! events will help you become familiar with the University of Iowa community, opportunities, and resources prior to the first week of class. You’ll explore campus resources and the Iowa City community, think about your goals for the semester, and talk about what it means to thrive as a Hawkeye.

During On Iowa!, you can participate in a variety of activities—including late night programming, resource information sessions, scavenger hunts, and more! 

Please note: Your acceptance fee covers all costs of attending On Iowa! – there is no additional charge.


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Highlights from On Iowa! 2023

Hawkeye Welcome Small Groups

Kickoff at Kinnick

Block I Photo & Convocation

President's Block Party