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Upcoming Events

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Intramural Canoe Battleship Registration

Thursday, November 30, 8:00am to Thursday, December 7, 2023 11:59pm
Event Information: Have you ever played the board game, Battleship? Well now, you get to play the real-life version! We will put teams in canoes, give them some buckets, and let them try to sink each other. The last boat afloat at the end of the night will be full of Intramural Champions! This event is part of our Intramural Sports Friday Night Series. The Friday Night Series is a series of Friday night events put on by the Intramural Sports program. You can participate in one Friday Night...
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Intramural College Bowl Pick'em Registration

Friday, December 1 8:00am to Friday, December 15, 2023 10:30am
To register, visit the College Bowl Mania site  Click the “Join Group” blue button and then login or sign up for Once you have logged in you will create a new entry. You must label your entry with your first and last name only. This must be done to be eligible to win.
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Chill & Create

Friday, December 1, 2023 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Stanley Museum of Art
Chill & Create, a unique and hands-on program, integrates art viewing, art making and mindfulness strategies to provide students with tools to de-stress, manage anxiety, and develop wellness practices. During the 2-hour workshop participants will learn new ways to improve well-being, while benefiting from the positive effects of viewing and making art. No prior art making experience necessary.  The workshop will be led by Dana Keeton, a local board-certified art therapist and licensed mental...

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Working on campus helps students connect with students, faculty, and staff that might be outside of their field of study. Campus jobs can help students build portfolios and work skills to help them find jobs and succeed after graduation.

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On this site, you will find award descriptions, recipients, and nomination information pertaining to student awards. Browse some of our student-focused award nomination opportunities.

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Strategic Plan

The University of Iowa is dedicated to creating an inclusive environment for all of our students and to foster a place where students can succeed. The Division of Student Life has outlined a strategic plan for 2021-2026 to lead the Division into the future in more innovative ways.

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Iowa Grow

We created Iowa GROW (Guided Reflection on Work) in 2009 and have since implemented it across the Division of Student Life. Iowa GROW is our way of helping students connect what they learn in the classroom to experiences at work.

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Support the DSL

This fund provides unrestricted support for the Vice President for Student Life to support all departments and units across the division. This fund is utilized to support many priorities and initiatives across the division.

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DSL Departments

The Division of Student Life is comprised of 7 departments and 24 units

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Students enrolled in 2022

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