CONTACT: MELVIN O. SHAW
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0010; fax (319) 384-0024
Release: Feb. 19, 2001
UI hosts pre-enrollment program for seniors in Carroll area
IOWA CITY -- High school seniors in Carroll and the surrounding area who
planning to attend the University of Iowa in the fall are invited to learn
more about their transition to the campus in Iowa City at "Next Step,
Iowa 2001," hosted by the UI Office of Admissions. Students and their
parents are invited to attend.
The program starts with registration and a reception at 6:30 p.m. Monday,
March 19 at the Carrollton Inn, Hwy 71 and 18th Street, in Carroll.
"Next Step, Iowa 2001" features a 7 p.m. showing of the Iowa Experience,
a multimedia video about student life and services at the UI followed by information
on housing, financial aid, career services, internships, academic advising,
orientation and course registration. Current UI students and staff will be
available to answer questions during a question-and-answer session as well
as informally afterwards.
The program is free; however, participants should RSVP by calling 1(800)
553-IOWA or (319) 335-1569.