The University of Iowa


First-year students living On Campus

Due to Covid-19, On Iowa! check-in will take place in multiple locations. For first-year students living in the residence halls, On Iowa! check-in will occur in your residence hall  during move-in. Transfer students and off-campus first-year students will check-in for the On Iowa! program in the 2nd Floor Ballroom, Iowa Memorial Union (IMU). Students can also pick up PPE at On Iowa! check-in.

At check-in you’ll get your:

  • Personalized On Iowa! itinerary
  • On Iowa! Hawkeye Welcome small group information
  • On Iowa! t-shirt (if you didn't get it in the mail)
  • Other Freebies!

Transfer Students and First-year Students Living Off Campus

Check-in for first-year students living off campus and all transfer students runs from Monday, Aug. 17 at noon through Friday, August 21 in the 2nd Floor Ballroom of the Iowa Memorial Union.

Monday, August 17: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tuesday, August 18: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Wednesday, August 19: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday, August 20: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Friday, August 21: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Students living off campus (not in the residence halls) who cannot walk/bus/bike to campus may request a parking pass for free parking while attending On Iowa! activities. See the FAQ page for more information about requesting a pass.