Articles from September 2019

PFN Episode 4: Paying for Next Year - The Financial Aid Process

Friday, September 27, 2019
Research has shown that one of the top 10 worries for parents and families is paying for college. In this episode, our guest expert Kelsey Ryder, Associate Director, Financial Literacy & Counseling shares important dates and support systems for your students as they navigate the financial aid process.

PFN Episode 3: Handling Homesickness - Strategies for Success

Friday, September 27, 2019
This episode of PFN discusses the common phenomenon of missing home. Our guest expert, Dr. Barry Schreier discusses strategies that parents and families can use to help their students who might be missing home.

Vaping: The New Look of Nicotine Addiction

Thursday, September 12, 2019
The University of Iowa invites all interested community members – parents, educators, healthcare providers, government officials, employers, students, faculty, staff – to attend a series of educational events designed to increase awareness of e-cigarettes and their impact, provide information about cutting edge research on e-cigs and vaping from national experts,…

5 Free Resources For Students

Wednesday, September 4, 2019
Students, we’re glad you’re here. To help you be as successful as possible, Iowa offers many free resources to help you study, stay healthy, and have a good time. Check out this list, and take advantage of the opportunities available on campus.