What’s the fee for the weekend?
The registration fee is $35, which partially covers our costs for the following:
- Lodging in our Visitors Center (single rooms for everyone)
- Organic vegetarian meals in our dining hall
- Transportation and admission to all events
Are travel reimbursements available?
Yes. U.S. prospective students with financial need can apply for a travel reimbursement of up to $350. To apply for this support, first register for a Visitors Weekend. Then on the follow-up form you’ll have the opportunity to request a travel reimbursement. Prospective students receiving travel reimbursements are expected to attend all events.
Note: Visitors under the age of 18 need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Do I need to sign up in advance?
Yes, online registration closes at 4:00 PM Central Time the Monday before the Visitors Weekend. After that you can still sign up by calling our Visitors Weekend staff at 641-209-7040 or 641 209 6620, or Admissions reception at 800-369-6480.
What do visitors say?
“ An incredibly friendly, open-minded, lighthearted, connected campus community. ”
“ Being here has expanded my awareness, opened my heart, and connected me with so many beautiful souls. ”
“ A sense of peace and connection among everyone. ”
“ How welcoming and truly kind everyone is, even in the town. ”
“ I was affected by the happiness of students and the loving atmosphere. Professors are open and welcoming when approached. ”
“ I feel like this is my place, somewhere I would fit right in. ”