Deadline Extended: LEARN, REFLECT, & SERVE as part of the 2020 Tippie Hawkeye Service Breaks Team to Detroit (counts for Tippie RISE)

The participant application for 2020 Tippie Hawkeye Service Team focused on Economic Equity and Restoration in Detroit, MI is now open! Submit application before Tuesday, October 29 at 5:00 pm.

Learn more about the Hawkeye Service Breaks and Tippie’s Detroit Team at the upcoming HSB Information Session on Thursday, October 24 at 11am in S126 PBB. If you cannot make the info session and want to learn more email tevin-robbins@uiowa.edu.

Tippie students can apply at:  https://uiowa.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_41wYSJVjoac4pLL

Hawkeye Service Breaks exist to promote service learning, social justice, and community building to University of Iowa students during an alternative break.  The 2020 participants will enroll in a 3 s.h. course in the spring semester in a 10 week course that meets in person for 1 hour 15 minutes once per week in addition to a weekly online module. Participants will also travel with their teams to their city over spring break (March 14-19) and work with nonprofit partners to address a specific topic in the community. To cover most costs associated with this trip (travel, lodging, meals, activities, etc.), the course includes a $175 fee.  A limited number of need-based scholarships are available.

Students can find more information on the website: https://leadandserve.uiowa.edu/programs/service-teams/

Students in the Tippie College of Business and Pre-Business students are strongly encouraged to apply to the Tippie sponsored location in Detroit, Michigan at the link above.

For additional questions about the Tippie Hawkeye Service Team contact tevin-robbins@uiowa.edu.

Your registration date and time are now on MyUI!

As of Monday, October 21, your registration date and time are on MyUI for spring and winter registration.

Here’s how you see it:

  • Login to MyUI
  • Go to the Home screen
  • Find the red message boxes about spring and winter registration.  Your date and time are set out there.

If you need to be authorized to register and haven’t yet scheduled your advising appointment, do that now.  Advisor office hours are filling up fast!

 

View spring/summer courses and start planning with Schedule Builder on MyUI today!

It’s already time to start thinking about spring registration!

As of today, you can view the spring and summer course schedules in MyUI.   Schedule Builder is also open for planning your courses.

Spring registration will run from November 11-22.

Summer registration will run from March 9-13.

Wondering when your registration date/time might be for spring?  View the Registrar’s rules for registration priority here.  You’ll get your exact date and time towards the end of October.

Happy planning!

Masters of Health Administration- Open House Wednesday, October 2 and Saturday, October 5

Virtual Open House (Online)

Wednesday, October 2 @ 3:00-4:00 PM CST

During this event, we will cover information about our CAHME-accredited Master of Health Administration program, recently ranked #8 in the nation by US News and World Report. Topics will include the program curriculum, professional development opportunities, and employment success. Tips for the application process and a Q&A with current students, alumni, and our program director will also be included. Just send an email to Alex Smolik at alexandra-smolik@uiowa.edu to receive the ZOOM link.

On-Campus Open House

Saturday, October 5 @ 10-11:30 AM

An opportunity to meet faculty, students, staff and alumni and tour the Department of Health Management and Policy and the College of Public Health Building, room C217. Topics will include the program curriculum, professional development opportunities, employment success, and admission process.

Register online: https://www.public-health.uiowa.edu/mha-open-house-registration/

Iowa Startup Games- October 25 – 27 – Apply by October 9th

Team up. Pitch Ideas. Create a business in a weekend- October 25-27

Dive into the entrepreneurial culture with your classmates at Iowa Startup Games! This is a three-day event where students, from all areas of study, pitch their ideas to have an impact.

After you pitch, you will form teams and work together to bring the best ideas to life. By the third day, each team will pitch to a group of panelists for a chance to win cash prizes. You will learn problem-solving skills, have the opportunity to meet with community members, and begin to think like a creative entrepreneur.

There is also the opportunity to earn one credit hour (if you are a full-time registered UI student, this may be available to you at no cost) and we feed you (all weekend long)! Bring your ideas to life in a creative and collaborative weekend!  For more information visit www.iowajpec.org/iowa-startup-games

The deadline to apply is October 9.

Accounting Major Pre-Admission Writing Assessment- Click Post for Dates/Times

Accounting Major Pre-Admission Writing Assessment

The writing assessment will be administered on Thursday, October 3 at 6:30 p.m. in room 101 Biology Building East (BBE) and Friday, October 4, at 3:30 p.m. in W107 PBB.  Students who plan to start the undergraduate accounting major in the spring 2020 semester should take the assessment on one of these two dates.  If you previously passed the Accounting Department writing assessment, then you have met this particular requirement for admission to the accounting major and do not need to take it again.  Students must have either completed or be currently enrolled in ACCT:2200 Managerial Accounting (or course equivalent) to be eligible to take the writing assessment.  For additional information and to register for the assessment, please refer to the writing assessment website at: https://tippie.uiowa.edu/current-students/undergraduates/academics/majors-and-minors/accounting/accounting-writing-skills-assessment

 

 

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Apply for the National Diversity Case Competition Team by Sept. 27th

The Kelley School of Business (Indiana University) – National Diversity Case Competition (NDCC) is a premier event that brings together top-level, diverse talent from colleges and universities across the country. The two-day event includes a networking reception and dinner, case competition, and workshops. The NDCC is held annually over the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend and in 2020 the Kelley School will host the 9th annual competition on January 17-18, 2020. For more information about NDCC visit their website.

The NDCC team chosen to represent the Tippie College of Business will be a team of four students who exhibit a passion for diversity, equity, and inclusion in their academic and professional interests. Tippie students will apply individually at the link below. You will then hear back from the Selection Committee after all applicants have been initially reviewed. Students will be selected based off of demonstrated interest in competition, leadership, and involvement experience. The team can have no more than one Senior and at least two members must come from an underrepresented student background. Application extension deadline is Friday, September 27th at 3:00PM.

Apply Here: https://uiowa.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_5jrGbeeeRAQfht3

Corporate partners also have the opportunity to recruit students by judging the case competition, presenting workshops, and participating in the networking reception. Undergraduate students from institutions across the United States will be able connect with the event’s corporate partners throughout the weekend. Sponsors include: Target, EY, GE, Proctor & Gamble, Bank of America, PwC, Amazon, and many others!

Student who compete in the competition will:

  • Have provided meals, lodging, and travel expenses to Indiana University in Bloomington, IN (flight and ground travel)
  • Prepare competition material and practice presenting with Frank Center staff
  • Find opportunities to engage with corporate partners and recruiters to make career connections
  • Network with other talented students from across the country
  • Compete in a case competition with over 40 universities to win $20,000 in cash prizes

For more information about NDCC and the Tippie team contact tevin-robbins@uiowa.edu.

Register for the Women in Analytics & Leadership Conference by Thursday, September 19, 2019

 

All students are invited to the Women in Analytics and Leadership Conference on Saturday, September 21, 2019 beginning at 7:30 am.

Come learn about Analytics in the Real World and Business Performance. Hear from our Career Insights Panel, discover What’s Your Personal Brand? and learn about Negotiating Equal Pay. And finally, hear from industry experts about Communicating Analytics Insights and Storytelling with Data. It will be an interesting day filled with ideas you can use immediately to launch your technical career!

More details, including registration, can be found at:  https://tippie.uiowa.edu/walc

Register by Thursday, September 19th using this link- https://centerforconferences.uiowa.edu/tippie-women-analytics-and-leadership-conference

HNI Launch Day – Thursday, September 19th from 12:15 to 3:30 pm

Visit with leaders from HNI (which includes HON and Allsteel) about careers with their firm.

Thursday, September 19 from 12:15 – 3:30 pm in the Andersen Galleria (west atrium).

They’ll have info on internships, development programs, and full-time positions in the areas of Sales, Design, Engineering, Information Technology, Finance, Accounting, Operations Management, Supply Chain, and Human Resources.

Free Fuzzy’s Tacos, drinks, treats, and giveaways

How to Add or Drop Classes through Monday, September 9

As of Tuesday, September 3 the following rules will apply through Monday, September 9.  This information is provided as a quick guide.  The Registrar’s Office publishes all policies related to adds and drops.    Please see the Registrar’s website for the full policies.

IMPORTANT REMINDER: The last day to drop semester-length courses is Monday, November 4.

The processes below relate to semester-length, classroom-based courses:

Pre-Business Students

Add – with change of registration form.  Signature must be obtained from instructor and advisor.  Take form to UI Service Center at 2700 UCC for processing. Deadline is Monday, September 9 at 4:30pm.  After this date, add can only occur with Dean’s approval.

Drop – process is initiated in MyUI.  Authorization of advisor must be obtained.  Athletes and international students may require additional authorizations.  Drop can be completed in MyUI after authorization(s) obtained.  Course will be removed from transcript (no “W” grade will appear) if drop is completed by 11:59pm on Monday, September 9.  Authorizations must be requested by 4:00 on Monday, September 9.

Direct Admit Students and Transfer Students enrolled in first 2 semesters at UI

Add – with change of registration form.  Signature must be obtained from instructor and advisor.  Take form to UI Service Center at 2700 UCC for processing. Deadline is Monday, September 9 at 4:30pm.  After this date, add can only occur with Dean’s approval.

Drop – process is initiated in MyUI.  Authorization of advisor must be obtained.  Athletes and international students may require additional authorizations.  Drop can be completed in MyUI after authorization(s) obtained.  Course will be removed from transcript (no “W” grade will appear) if drop is completed by 11:59pm on Monday, September 9.  Authorizations must be requested by 4:00pm on Monday, September 9.

Standard Admit, Direct Admit, and Declared Majors enrolled in 3rd or later semester at UI

Add – with change of registration form.  Signature must be obtained from instructor only.   Take form to UI Service Center at 2700 UCC for processing. Deadline is Monday, September 9 at 4:30pm.  After this date, add can only occur with Dean’s approval.

Drop – process is initiated on MyUI.  Authorization of advisor is not required. Athletes and international students may require authorizations.  Course will be removed from transcript (no “W” grade will appear) if drop is completed by 11:59pm on Friday, August 31.  Authorizations (if needed) must be requested by 4:00pm on Monday, September 9.

 

Add/Drop–Important Deadlines to Enter in your Planner

Here is a summary of the most common course deadlines.  There are even more deadlines listed on the Office of the Registrar’s website: https://registrar.uiowa.edu/academic-calendar

Adding and Dropping the First Week of Classes

You may add and drop courses the first week of the semester via MyUI. This option ends at 11:59 p.m. on Monday, September 2.

Adding and Dropping the Second Week and On

  • Adding courses (Paper Form Needed)
    Starting Tuesday, September 3, you will have to use a paper Change of Registration Form to add courses or change sections.  You can get a change of registration form: https://registrar.uiowa.edu/changes-registration
    • You will an instructor’s signature to add or change sections.
    • You’ll also need an advisor’s signature if you are a prebusiness student or if you are a student admitted to the Tippie College in your first year of enrollment at the University.
    • You do not need an advisor’s signature to change sections of the same class.

The last day to add semester-length courses is Monday, September 9.

  • Dropping Courses (MyUI or Paper Form)
    • Starting Tuesday, September 3, you may continue to drop courses using MyUI. You will be prompted about the permissions you’ll need to drop.  Student-Athletes and International students require additional permissions.
    • Instructor’s permissions are NOT required for dropping courses.
    • If you are a prebusiness student or if you are a student admitted to the Tippie College in your first year of enrollment at the University, you will be required to meet with your advisor to receive permission to drop a course.
    • Tippie students in their second year and above do not need an advisor’s permission to drop.

The last day to drop semester-length courses without a W is Monday, September 9 Starting September 10 you will have a “W” on  your transcript when you drop a semester length course.

The last day to drop semester-length courses is Monday, November 4.

Additional Deadlines
To look up deadlines for your courses especially those that are off-cycle (not the full semester) : https://registrar.uiowa.edu/course-deadlines