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.



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

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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Art & Write Night

Friday, August 2, 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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On Iowa! Yard Show

Thursday, August 22, 2024 7:30pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
A Yard Show is a presentation that showcases the culturally based sororities and fraternities of the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) and the Multicultural Greek Council (MGC). Each chapter is allotted time to share their chapter’s history through steps, strolls, and skits. Come check out The Kickback and then stick around to meet our NPHC and MGC organizations! 
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Thursday on the Terrace: FSL Fun Fair Edition

Thursday, September 5, 2024 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
Fraternity and Sorority Life is excited to host a special edition of Thursdays on the Terrace- the FSL Fun Fair, as the first Thursday on the Terrace of the semester! Stop by the IMU Terrace for this free event. There will be music, food, and much more- including giveaways! Stop by and meet the Greeks during Engaged Hawkeye Week and learn more about the Fraternity and Sorority Life community at Iowa.
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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