Visit the College of Engineering

In-person Visits for Prospective Students, Summer 2021

  • Meet in-person with Jane Dorman, Director of Engineering Admissions & Student Life, and take a student-led tour of the Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts & Sciences.
  • Friday, July 16  1:00 pm academic session, followed by the engineering tour
  • Friday, July 30  1:00 pm academic session, followed by the engineering tour
  • Space is limited.
  • UPDATE: these July in-person options are now full; contact the Office of Admissions directly at 319-335-1566 to find out if space has opened up.

 

Virtual Visit Options for Prospective Students, Summer & Fall 2021

You can virtually visit the College of Engineering and learn more about the incredible students, faculty, opportunities, and facilities. All meetings are in central time.

Virtually meet with Jane Dorman, Director of Engineering Admissions & Student Life; one-on-one meeting Monday-Friday 9 am-5 pm

  • Schedule a time here.
  • Talk with Jane about "Why Engineering at Iowa?", ask questions about admission, transfer credit, the engineering curriculum, student opportunities, living on-campus, outcomes, etc. Jane has a lot of experience working with Iowa Engineering students and has lots of knowledge and insight to share.

Virtually join an Engineering Student Ambassador for a virtual tour of the Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences

  • Schedule a time here.  

  • Talk with a current engineering student about the College of Engineering: ask any questions you have; the ambassadors are happy to share their experiences and words of wisdom.
  • Go on a virtual engineering tour, and see classrooms, innovative labs, and other favorite spots in the engineering building while student ambassadors share their experiences.
  • Learn more about the student ambassadors here.

In-person visits for prospective students, Fall 2021

Visits begin in September 2021

Register for all engineering prospective student in-person events on the University Admissions website.

Daily visits:

  • Mondays & Thursdays: 1:30 Academic Session with Jane Dorman (Director of Engineering Admissions & Student Life) followed by a 2:30 Student Ambassador-led tour of the Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts & Sciences
  • Tuesdays & Wednesdays: 1:30 Student Ambassador-led tour of the Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts & Sciences 
  • Fridays: 1:30 Academic Session with Jane Dorman (Director of Engineering Admissions & Student Life) followed by a 2:30 student ambassador-led tour of the Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts & Sciences. Most Fridays in the fall semester, the engineering events will be a part of the Hawkeye Visit Day program. 

Explore Engineering at Iowa

Most in-depth visit option: Meet with Jane Dorman (Director of Engineering Admissions & Student Life), engineering faculty members, student ambassadors and alumni, tour the Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts & Sciences, eat lunch in the residence halls. Also an optional campus tour.

  • Virtual option: Saturday, October 23rd. Tentative time: 12-3 pm
  • In-person option: Saturday, December 4th. Tentative time: 9 am-4 pm