Drake University is in Des Moines, Iowa's capital and largest city. Conveniently located at the intersection of interstates 35 and 80, Des Moines is an easy drive from several major cities, including Chicago, Kansas City, Minneapolis and Omaha. The Des Moines International Airport, which is served by several major airlines, is only a 15-minute drive from campus.
The single best way for you to figure out if Drake is the place for you is to visit campus. Review undergraduate visit options or contact your admission counselor to discuss what options would be the best fit for you.