Spring Orientation

Congratulations on your admission to Drake University!

Orientation for new first-year and transfer students will be held on Sunday, January 17, 2010, in Upper Olmsted, Olmsted Center with check-in at 11:00 a.m., which includes a services fair from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Representatives from a variety of campus services will be available to provide information and answer related questions. Our lunch program will begin at 12:00 p.m. and conclude no later than 1:30 p.m. This is a wonderful opportunity for you to meet with other new students, returning students, and staff who can serve as excellent resources as you begin your journey at Drake.

Please RSVP by Monday, January 11, 2010, to orientation@drake.edu or call 1-800-44-DRAKE, x2835.

If you have any questions about the orientation process, please call 1-800-DRAKE, Ext. 4078 or 515-271-4078.

We are excited about you joining the Drake community this spring and look forward to seeing you at the orientation luncheon.




R. Sentwali Bakari,
Dean of Students
Wanda Everage,
Vice Provost for Student Affairs
and Academic Excellence



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