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Natalie Larson

Admission Counselor

Email: natalie.larson@drake.edu

Phone: 515-271-2297

Territory: Parts of Chicago and Illinois, including zip codes beginning with 601, 605, 610-612; Quad Cities and eastern Iowa, including zip codes beginning with 526-528

Educational Background: B.S., Drake University

Hometown: Burlington, Iowa

Three interesting things about Natalie:

  1. I love anything and everything pomegranate flavored.
  2. I moderated a Q&A with Tim Gunn from Project Runway and Drake students while he was on campus for the Bucksbaum Lecture.
  3. I studied abroad twice while I was a student at Drake - to The Bahamas and to Finland!

Why do you love Drake?

The Bulldog family challenges and supports you to not only discover what your goals and dreams are, but to actually achieve them.

What is your favorite thing to do in Des Moines?

My friends and I try a new restaurant in Des Moines each month - we are always finding new favorites!

Advice for prospective students:

Never settle. You are making a huge investment in your future. Visit a range of schools, ask a ton of questions, figure out what your important factors are, and make the decision for YOU. 

Important Admission Dates

Monday-Friday - Schedule an individual visit to tour Drake

Now - Entering first year and transfer students can apply for fall 2019.

August 10  - Bulldog Days of Summer

August 22- First Year Student Move-In Day!

August 27- First day of fall classes!

September 22- Saturday Visit Day

October 1- 2019 FAFSA opens

October 8 - Campus Preview Day

 

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