Welcome & Student Panels (10:00 AM-11:00 AM)

Join us for a warm welcome by the new Graduate College Dean and be inspired by graduate students as they talk about your opportunities to grow during your graduate education. Learn about useful tips from experienced graduate students. 

Topic Sessions (11:00 AM -12:40 PM)

  • University Library Resources
  • Graduate Student Teaching Resources
  • Working with Mentors & Advisors
  • Writing, Speaking & Conversation Center  
  • Mental Health Awareness & Impostor Syndrome 
  • Identity as a Graduate Student
  • Graduate Success Center
  • Creating an Engaging Synchronous Classroom  
  • Being a Parent in Graduate School
  • Anti-Violence & Bystander Intervention   

University Billing, Benefits & Payroll (12:45 PM-2:15 PM)

Ask the campus experts any questions that arose after navigating the Online Orientation resource!


Outdoor Social & Information Fair (4:00 PM-6:00 PM)

Visit with representatives at the Iowa Memorial Union from various groups and communities inside the University of Iowa and in the larger Iowa City area. Connect with places and people in your new home!


New Graduate Student Orientation

Register by August 13, 2021

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