For this spooky edition of On Location, Landon thinks he's attending a job fair, but is really sent to check out a haunted house hosted by the Campus Activities Board at the Iowa Memorial Union. He interviews some ghostly creatures trying to scare the pants off of participants of this event.
In this On Location, Landon from Admissions check out orientation, which is required for all new Iowa students. It is where you register for your first semester of classes, meet your academic adviser, and learn about many helpful campus resources. Landon chats with a few new orientation students to try and gauge their Hawkeye spirit.
First-year/freshmen applicants who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents applying to the UI College of Engineering for the Spring 2013 semester or after will have new admission requirements.
To be admitted to the College of Engineering, applicants must:
In this inaugural edition of Iowa on Location, Paul and Nathan from Admissions head out to the 2012 Dance Marathon 18, where more than 1,500 University of Iowa students danced for 24 hours straight to help raise money for children with cancer. The people who work year-round to host this annual event comprise the largest student-run philanthropic organization on campus. This year, they raised $1.3 million. Each dancer has to raise $400 to attend the Big Event.