Chicago Bus Trip

2015 Chicago Bus Trip to Drake for Admitted Students

Sunday, March 1 – Monday, March 2

Be a Drake student for a day…but without the tests or laundry.

Come aboard and get a feel for college life, connect with other Chicagoland students who are interested in Drake, and see for yourself what makes Drake such a great place.

Chicago Bus Trip Registration

To register, please download application from link above, print, complete, and mail with a $65 check, payable to Drake University, to:

Drake University Office of Student Accounts
2507 University Ave. 
Des Moines, IA 50311 

Confirmation materials will be sent via email upon receipt of reservation card and fee. Reservations must be submitted by Feb. 6, 2015, but trip often fills up sooner. Bus will be filled in order registration is received and then a wait list will be formed.

Trip Details

Sunday, March 1 departure:

9:30 a.m.—Maine East High School in Park Ridge

10:30 a.m.—Chicago Marriott in Naperville

Monday, March 2 return:

6:30 p.m. (Naperville)

7:30 p.m. (Park Ridge)

Cost of $65 includes bus transportation, meals at Drake, and overnight accommodations in a Drake residence hall. The bus is for admitted students only and will be filled in the order paid RSVPs are received. 

For more information, call the Office of Admission weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 1-800-44-DRAKE (37253), x2089.

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