International Student Visit Day is designed for students who are interested in learning more about the international student experience at the University of Iowa.

During International Student Visit Day, university staff and student volunteers will guide you and other visitors through a full day (8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.) of activities.


  • An Iowa Overview session, including information about admission, housing, and student life.
  • Q&A session with current international students
  • Campus bus or walking tours available, before, during, and at the end of the event
  • Residence hall tour and lunch
  • Exploring Majors Fair, including representatives from more than 65 academic programs and student service departments
  • Academic area/college sessions and tours
  • International Student and Scholar Services - Pre-Arrival through Employment Authorization

International Student Visit Day

  • Friday, November 1

Register Online for International Student Visit Day

Making Travel Arrangements

These resources can help you Plan Your Trip to Iowa City.

If You Need Special Assistance

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you or any of your guests are a person with a disability who requires special assistance during a campus visit, contact the Admission Visitors Center at 319-335-1566 (email: to discuss accommodations.