Click on the links below for information concerning your arrival in Des Moines along with other useful information to assist you as you prepare to come to Drake.
If you have questions, please feel free to contact the Office of International Programs and Services at (+1) 515-271-2084 or 1-800-44DRAKE ext. 2084. You may also Stephanie Dana Ely or Kendra Hossain-Morehead with questions related to arrival/orientation.
|Fall Arrival Information||Financial Aid|
|Spring Arrival Information||Accessing E-Bills|
|Transferring Money||Paying Drake|
|Telephone/Fax Numbers||Banks Checking Accounts|
|What to bring to the U.S.||Banking and Money|
|Shipping your Belongings||Tipping|
|Becoming a Drake Student||Living in Des Moines|
|English Proficiency Policy||Housing|
|Faculty Expectations of Students||Clothing|
|How You Will Be Evaluated||Des Moines Weather|
|Relationships with American Students|
|Health||Full-Time Student Status|
|Drake International Student Health Insurance||Employment Opportunities|