We offer a variety of program options; explore them and register soon, as space may be limited for some events.

  • Black and Gold Days
    These are daily visit options tailored to fit your schedule and focus on your interests. We suggest you visit when classes are in session—even during the summer—so you can see the residence halls, classes, student life, and academic departments in action.
  • Iowa Friday Night Live
    Start your weekend off on our beautiful campus and see why Iowa City is consistently ranked one of the best locations to live, work, study and play while sampling food from our most iconic restaurants to some of our best new places to dine!
  • Hawkeye Visit Days - registration opens in mid-August
    These special events typically attract more than 700 prospective students and their guests for a first look with a broader overview of the university, featuring a full day of activities led by university staff and student volunteers.
  • Explore Engineering at Iowa - registration opens in mid-August
    We invite you to spend a Saturday gaining insights into the field of engineering and what makes Iowa's engineering program a great option. You'll tour our engineering research labs, meet faculty members, and interact with current engineering students.