Take the first step

Not sure where to start? Meeting with one of our advisors in Leadership and Engagement is a great first step to joining a student organization, finding a mentorship opportunity, and being more connected to campus as a whole.

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Join an Organization

Join one of Iowa’s over 600 student organizations.

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There are many opportunities to fit your schedule and service goals!

Volunteer Opportunities

Our Programs

Student organizations organize, promote, and host events all year at the University of Iowa.

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Family Weekend

This annual event offers an array of programming options, including: campus tours, theatre performances, movie showings, a football game and family tailgate, a murder mystery dinner, and more.

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Late Night & Weekend Programs

Promoting health, well-being and safety of students by providing opportunities to engage with others and build community in an environment without alcohol.

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Lecture Committee

Join a select group of students, faculty, and staff who bring world and nationally known speakers to the UI community.

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Homecoming week brings together students, faculty and staff, future Hawkeyes, and alumni from across the world in celebration.

Upcoming Events

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Night At The Museum: Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Thursday, March 7, 2024 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Stanley Museum of Art
This March, we're doing something a little different.  For our next installment of Nights at the Museum—a series of events for UI students that occur monthly on Thursday nights, when the Stanley is open late--we're running a month long Wikipedia Edit-a-thon in partnership with Art Hawks and LGBTQ Iowa Archives & Library in recognition of Women's History Month. This event has both synchronous and asynchronous elements. Use the provided materials any time to make edits to Wikipedia pages on your...
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Art & Write Night

Friday, April 5, 2024 6:00pm to 8:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Join the long, rich, historical tradition of artists creating in our spaces. Professional, aspiring, and amateur artists alike, make our museum your muse. The return of this popular program series welcomes guests into the Museum of Natural History's magical gallery spaces after-hours to work on sketching or writing projects with other campus and community artists. Tell a friend, grab a notebook, and join us on the first Friday of each month. We'll provide a new inspo prompt for each session...
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Night At The Museum: Pizza & Paint

Thursday, April 11, 2024 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Stanley Museum of Art
Join us for our next installment of Night at the Museum—a series of monthly events for students that occur Thursday nights, when the museum is open late.  This month we're hosting a paint-and-sip-style creative workshop! More information to come. 
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Family Weekend

Family Weekend offers an array of opportunities to amp up your Hawkeye Pride and connect with your student's experience on campus.

September 13-15, 2024

Schedule of events