Parent & Guest Program

These Orientation sessions are held concurrently with the daylong student sessions and are designed for parents, guardians, siblings, and partners of incoming transfer students. Programs are coordinated by our Parent Hawkeye Guides, current UI students trained to assist parents and guests during Orientation.

Tentative parent & guest program agenda*

8 a.m.Honors Program Information Session (for students who have accepted admittance into the Honors Program), Bijou Theater - Iowa Memorial Union
8:15-9 a.m.Program check-in, Iowa Memorial Union
 Campus Information Booths available
9-9:30 a.m.Welcome and announcements
9:30-10:15 a.m.Orientation to Academics (College of Liberal Arts & Sciences)
10:15-10:30 a.m.Break

10:30-11:15 a.m.

10:30-11:15 a.m.

11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

The Iowa Scene (student panel)

First Generation Focus:  Supporting Your First Generation Hawkeye

Center for Diversity & Enrichment Information Session

 Lunch (on your own)
12:30-4 p.m.Student Advising & Registration sessions

* Times and topics are subject to change.