Welcome to the Experience Iowa Blogs

Follow University of Iowa students and admission counselors as they blog about their Iowa experience. Check out the most recent posts below, or visit their individual blogs.

  • A Hawkeye Summer
    By Olivia on Thu Sep 3rd, 2015

    This summer I had the opportunity to take advantage of an awesome program at The University of Iowa. Iowa offers free summer tuition to Iowa residents and in-state tuition to all out of state students. A maximum
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  • The Anxiety That College Brings
    By Isis on Mon Aug 31st, 2015

    Now, I know that this is my first blog post for the university. I could very well be posting about how exciting college life is. While there is a variety of things to do here at The
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  • Explore Our Campus (1)
    By Helen on Mon Aug 31st, 2015

    Now it’s a great time to discover the campus with your buddies. Have some free time to spend on weekends but have no idea where to go? Let’s try the Campus Recreation and Wellness center! Here is
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  • A New Semester
    By Sehseh on Sun Aug 30th, 2015

    Hello everyone!

    After a very study-heavy spring semester and a summer full of working, it’s time for the Fall 2015 semester! The first week, otherwise known as syllabus week, has already passed and it was nothing but
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  • Exploring Iowa City
    By Caitlin on Sat Aug 29th, 2015

    Hey there! Hope everyone’s first week of class went well and you are having a safe but fun weekend. For all of those rushing I hope you didn’t get too wet in the rain last night and
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  • “Syllabus Week” – The Biggest Lie Ever Told to Freshmen
    By Taylr on Sat Aug 29th, 2015

    Hey all!

    So, as we wrap up our first week of college, many of us may be in awe at the massive mountain of homework that’s already piling up on us (I know I definitely am). If
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  • Chocolate Milk
    By Austin on Wed Aug 26th, 2015

    Whelp, it’s official. My mission has finally begun, and I’ve somehow managed to move myself across the country with my psyche still intact. It’s been a week and a day since I’ve moved in, and I must
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  • It’s Back to School Time!
    By Jaelyn on Wed Aug 19th, 2015

    Hi everyone,

    I looked back at my old posts and realized it’s been quite a while since I last blogged. I’ve been busy as usual, and I will have even more on my plate this year than
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