The University of Iowa

2021 Spring Schedule and Events

 Spring Welcome 

Join us as you begin your journey as a Hawkeye!

Check out our full schedule of events below: 

Virtual Hawkeye Welcome 

This 90 minute interactive welcome to the University of Iowa will be hosted by Orientation Leaders and On Iowa! Leaders for new students. Click the date/time listed below to join the session. You will need to use your HawkId and password to join! See you there! 

On Iowa! Swag Pick-up

Need a little Iowa Gear to get you started? We've got you covered! Stop by our swag pick up tables in the Iowa Memorial Union- Hubbard Commons to get your custom IOWA t-shirt and bag of goodies!

Sign up today to reserve your pick up slot!

Friday Night Trivia: Hawkeye Spirit Night

Date & TIme: Friday, January 29 at 8:00pm

Where: Virtual- click here to join! 

Come to CAB's Friday Night Trivia Series to test your knowledge! From Hawkeye Nation to Criminal Minds, you'll be surprised with what you do (or don't) know! Each event, prizes are given out to the top winners, so make sure to bring your "A" game!"

Film Scene Presents: MAYDAY (a private Sundance Festival Screening)

Date &Time: Sunday, January 31 (7:00PM)

Where: FilmScene's Chauncey location (404 East College) 

Click here to RSVP by Friday, January 29th at noon. 

In partnership with our friends at Film Scene, we would like to invite you to join us at the movies! This private showing of MAYDAY is part of  Film Scenes exclusive Sundance Film Festival lineup.  Space is limited so RSVP today!

This film has not been rated, please note it may contain language, violence, sexual situations and/or drug use that may not be appropriate or welcome to all viewers. 

We paint BLACK & GOLD- Pottery Party 

Join us for a black & gold painting pARTy! Pottery kits (ceramic mug or bowl, paint, and brush) will be available for pick-up starting January 25th at the Iowa Memorial Union Welcome Desk (limited quantities so please hurry!). Paint it black and gold  from the comfort of your home (residence hall, apartment, etc.) and bring it to Renee's Ceramic Cafe, 940 South Gilbert Court, Iowa City to be fired and glazed! No sign-up or registration required! 

Join the Hawk Chase Adventure! 

Participate in a fun scavenger hunt with your friends and win fun prizes! Solve clues, complete tasks, take pictures, and learn about some of the university's history and what it has to offer!

How to play:

Let the games begin! Try to complete as many missions as possible to earn points. The game will end at 11:59PM on Sunday, January 31st. The players with the most points will win some great prizes! 

Prizes include: 

  • 1st place: Apple AirPods
  • 2nd place: Echo Dot Smart Speaker 
  • 3rd place: Hydroflask Waterbottle