First-Year Experience



Tour Video

Take a Guided Tour

Explore the Pappajohn Business Building, a gem on the UI campus.

Events and Announcements

Events & Deadlines for First-Year Students

Don't let a deadline pass or miss any fun student event.

First Year Photo Project

Pictures Tell the Story

What will your first year look like? See photos taken by the Class of 2014.

Become a fan on Facebook!

Follow Us on Facebook

Easily stay connected to the Tippie undergraduate First-Year Experience.

Student Organizations

Student Organizations

Broaden your academic experience at Tippie while making friends.

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Welcome to Your First Year at Tippie

Whether you have recently made your decision, or you've always known you would study business at the University of Iowa, we're glad you've chosen us.

Your first year at the Tippie College of Business is an ideal time to:

Jeralyn Westercamp

“The Tippie College of Business makes a school of 30,000 feel like a classroom of 30. Already in my first year I’ve gotten to know world-class professors and discovered they always have time for their students."—Jeralyn