Tour the College of Engineering

Visit Options for Prospective Students

  • There are many opportunities for prospective students to virtually visit the College of Engineering and get to know more about the incredible students, faculty, opportunities, and facilities; see details below.
  • Register for all the options on the Admissions "visit campus" website

Explore Engineering at Iowa Programs

Join us for this in-depth session to learn about the success-focused and team-based engineering experience at the University of Iowa. You'll meet and interact with current engineering students, faculty members, alumni, the director of admissions & student life, and the director of engineering career services; you'll learn about majors and opportunities and what makes our engineering program an excellent choice for smart and multi-talented students; you'll also go on a virtual tour of the Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts & Sciences and see classrooms, innovative labs, and other favorite spots in the engineering building. We look forward to introducing you to what it means to "be an engineer and something more" and answering all your questions.

  • Friday, October 16th, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, November 12th, 12:00-3:00 p.m.
  • Register on the Admissions "visit campus" website
  • Registration opens in January for Explore Engineering at Iowa programs in the 2021 spring semester.

Engineering Academic Session & Tour

Join us to learn what makes Engineering@Iowa an intriguing and unique engineering experience! In a 45-minute virtual session, you'll hear from Jane Dorman, director of engineering admissions & student life, and several current engineering students. Questions are welcome. If you have the time, stay with us for a student ambassador-led tour of the engineering building where you will (virtually) walk through classrooms, innovative labs, and other favorite spots. Along the way, they'll share their experiences as engineering students at the University of Iowa.

  • Mondays 4:30-5:15 p.m.
  • Wednesdays 7:00-8:15 p.m.
  • and as part of the University's Hawkeye Visit Day programs on September 11, 18, 25; October 12, 23, 30; November 6, 20, 2020.
  • Register on the Admissions "visit campus" website

Engineering Tour with Student Ambassadors

Thursdays 12:30-1:30 p.m. (and during the academic sessions listed above). Although in-person visits aren't possible at the moment, we invite you to join us on a 30-minute virtual tour of the Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts & Sciences. Meet current engineering students who will (virtually) walk you through classrooms, innovative labs, and other favorite spots in the engineering building. Along the way, they'll share their experiences as engineering students at the University of Iowa. Your questions are welcome. Join us for a glimpse of the College of Engineering. Register on the Admissions "visit campus" website

Engineering Hawkeye Hangouts with Student Ambassadors

Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:30-7:30 p.m. These informal sessions give prospective students the opportunity to talk one-on-one with engineering student ambassadors. Register on the Admissions "visit campus" website

Quick Q&A Drop-in Office Hours with Jane Dorman, Director of Engineering Admissions & Student Life

Most Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 4:00-5:00 p.m.; other times as arranged by emailing Jane at jane-dorman@uiowa.edu. Zoom link:  https://uiowa.zoom.us/j/98253198676?pwd=SWRZT0xLVXNjMHBKZmlwSktrR3ppUT09

When making a reservation through the Office of Admissions, be sure to look for the College of Engineering options as detailed here.