Fall Saturday Visit Confirmation

We are excited to host you at Drake University for a Saturday visit! If you have any questions about your visit, please feel free to contact us at 1-800-44-DRAKE (443-7253), x2089 or campusvisit@drake.edu

Below are details about the program to make planning your visit to Drake as easy and enjoyable as possible.

Planning Your Visit

  • Hotel Accommodations
  • Campus Map & Directions
  • Parking: visitor parking is available in the Olmsted Parking Lot, located between 28th and 29th Street on the north side of University Avenue.  You will be given a parking pass when you enter the lot. The program will begin in Sussman Theater in the lower level of Olmsted, which is the building in the northwest corner of the parking lot.

Program Details

Things to Do In Des Moines

Have some extra time on your hands? While visiting Drake, we'd encourage you to explore Des Moines, through the eyes of a Drake student!

Cheer on the Bulldogs!

We welcome you to join us as a Drake fan during your visit! If you would like to attend a Drake sporting event, simply redeem the ticket voucher below at the Drake Athletics Ticket Office/Ticket Sales Entrance prior to the game. The discount may be redeemed by either printing the voucher or showing the voucher on your mobile device. With this voucher, prospective student visitors will receive one complimentary ticket, while family members can purchase additional tickets at the discounted rate of $5 per ticket.

    Check out the Drake Athletics schedule to see what events are happening during your visit! 

    We're Mobile!

    For a mobile version of all visit information, download the Guidebook app and search "Visit Drake University".

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    Apply Now - Application for Fall 2017

    Visit Now - Campus visits offered Monday-Friday

    Available Now - FAFSA for Fall 2017

    Mid-October - Application & scholarship review begins for Fall 2017 students

    October 20 - Campus Preview Half-Day

    October 21 - Campus Preview Half-Day

    October 28 - Project Teach: Visit and View Teacher Ed@Drake

    October 29 - Politics Visit Day

    November 4 - Business BlueChip Expo Visit Day

    November 5 - STEM@Drake Visit Day

    November 14 - Campus Preview Day

    December 1 - Early Action Priority Deadline

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