Planning Your Trip
What To Do in Des Moines?
Interested in attending a Drake athletic event? Free and discounted tickets are available for visiting students and families! Check out the athletic schedule online, and get your Drake Athletics Voucher for the game.
Arriving On Campus
Drake's official address is:
2507 University Avenue; Des Moines, IA 50311
- Campus Map: Visitors may park in the Olmsted Visitor Parking Lot, located near the intersection of University Avenue and 29th Street. The Olmsted Visitor Parking Lot is on the north side of University Avenue. A parking attendant will greet you and provide a parking pass from 9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
- Program check-in is from 9:00-9:30 a.m. and will take place in Levitt Hall, inside Old Main (located near the corner of 26th and University Avenue).
If you have any other questions regarding your visit, please call the Office of Admission at 1-800-44-DRAKE (1-800-443-7253) x2089, or locally at (515) 271-2089.