Experience Iowa Blogs

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

My First Iowa Football Game
By Heather on October 15, 2021
My First Iowa Football Game
Hi everyone! Today I am sharing my experience at my VERY FIRST EVER Iowa Football game! This was such an awesome day, and it really gives you a glimpse into what... read more 》
Going to a Big School: The Pros and Cons
By Reed on October 15, 2021
Going to a Big School: The Pros and Cons
When I was trying to figure out where to apply for college last fall, I remember constantly getting hit with the age-old question: "Well, do you want to go to... read more 》
How to Make a College Schedule That Works For You
By Reed on October 14, 2021
How to Make a College Schedule That Works For You
To me, one of the worst things about high school was the lack of autonomy over your own schedule; you sat in class for 1/3rd of the day, then went... read more 》
Halloween Costumes I'm Dying to See on Campus This Year (2021)
By Elana on October 14, 2021
Halloween Costumes I'm Dying to See on Campus This Year (2021)
Hey guys! As we start nearing the infamous last day of October, it's time to start thinking about who/what we're going to be for Halloween this year! And if you're... read more 》
WE BEAT PENN STATE
By Merrin on October 13, 2021
WE BEAT PENN STATE
WOW! What a weekend! So if you did not know WE BEAT PENN STATE this weekend. The city was buzzing. I want to share my amazing unforgettable experience of that... read more 》
Advice on Picking a Major!
By Emily on October 13, 2021
Advice on Picking a Major!
Hey all! As college admission season is well underway, I thought I'd pop in and share my experience of picking my major and also how you can go about that process,... read more 》
Midterm Tips
By Merrin on October 11, 2021
Midterm Tips
Hey everyone, I just took my first midterm exam of college last week. I am just going to share some tips that I wish I would know known before taking this... read more 》
My Experience Going Through Primary Recruitment
By Abbie on October 11, 2021
My Experience Going Through Primary Recruitment
I always knew I wanted to be in a sorority. Both my parents were involved in the Greek community at their respective colleges and always told me it was some... read more 》
How To: Take Care of Yourself as a College Student
By Evelyn on October 4, 2021
How To: Take Care of Yourself as a College Student
College is SO great. I have already made friends that I love, and with those friends, I've made memories. I love all of the activities that are offered on and... read more 》
I Asked a Bunch of UIowa Boys Where They'd Take a First Date and Here's What They Said
By Elana on October 1, 2021
I Asked a Bunch of UIowa Boys Where They'd Take a First Date and Here's What They Said
For those of you who clicked on my post, you're probably just as much of a hopeless romantic as I am. Or, you're just looking for some advice on where... read more 》
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