News & Information

Now is the time to apply for financial aid for the 2014-15 year!

Financial aid is awarded first-come first-served and grants and scholarships are limited. First awards for 2014-15 will be made the second week of March. You should complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible using tax estimates, if necessary. The FAFSA is completed online at

University Deadlines & After Class Break Down

University Deadlines

Dec. 16th -20th Final Examination Week

Dec. 21st Undergraduate Commencement Ceremonies

Dec 24th, 25th, and Jan 1st – University Holiday: offices closed

Dec 30th Opening of Classes: Winter Session

Jan 20th Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday: UI offices closed

Jan 21st Opening of Classes: Spring Semester


After Class Break Down-

Lunch with the Chefs- Dec 17th at 11:30 am @ IMU

Paddling Everglades National Park- Jan 4th thru Jan 12th

FAIR DAY!- Jan 22nd from 11:00 AM -3:00 PM @ IMU

Fall Semester is Winding Down!

The last day of classes for the fall semester is Friday, December 13. The following Monday, December 16, Final Examination Week begins. See information about final examinations …

Student Credit & Money Management Services available to UI Students

The Student Credit & Money Management Service (SCMMS) available to all students at the University of Iowa is sponsored by the Executive Council of Graduate & Professional Students (ECGPS) and the University of Iowa Student Government (UISG). It provides financial counseling and planning to all students at no cost.

Express Workshops:

Express Workshops: Wednesdays @ 1

Stop by the Food for Thought Café in the Learning Commons, grab a snack, and catch a quick 30 minute workshop on a variety of topics!

11/13  Google Chrome

11/20  Intro to Infographics

12/4  EndNote Basic

12/11  HathiTrust

Winter 2013 and Spring 2014 Early Registration: November 18th thru Dec 10th

Early registration has begun for current UI students, your date and time for registration can be found on your ISIS account under the Registration tab. Please make sure you meet with you Academic Advisor to be cleared for registration, double check for any registration “holds”, and to ensure you will meet all the university requirements. Helpful 4 -year planning guides can be found on the Academic Advising Center’s website