Schedule Highlights

Below are some of the featured events for new students during On Iowa! Remember that this is simply an overview as there are over 100 other activities planned, too. The members of the Class of 2021 are expected to attend specific elements scheduled between Friday, August 18-Sunday, August 20. (These elements will be on your schedule that you receive at On Iowa! check-in.)

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

  • On Iowa! check-in (bring your University ID) - only takes 10 minutes
  • Optional activities
  • Late Night activities: TBA

Thursday, August 17

  • On Iowa! check-in (bring your University ID) - only takes 10 minutes
  • Optional activities

Friday, August 18

  • On Iowa! check-in (for students who haven’t already checked in)
  • On Iowa! small groups
  • Kickoff at Kinnick
  • Madness on Madison
  • Madness in CRWC, featuring the Lip Sync Battle
  • Poetry Slam

Saturday, August 19

  • On Iowa! small groups
  • StrengthQuest session
  • ENGAGE: explore campus clubs, organizations, as well as community services
  • The Passport Showcase (featuring performance clubs)
  • The Yard Show (Stepping and strolling by NPHC's Divine Nine)
  • Dance Marathon's After Dark DJ Party

Sunday, August 20

  • Convocation
  • President’s Block Party

Monday, August 21

  • Classes begin