Iowa has over 500 student organizations you can get involved with. There are organizations based around academics, environmental issues, politics, recreation, different cultural groups, and more. Browse Campus Labs to see a full list of all the organizations on campus.
Intramural sports are a great way to meet new people and stay active. Iowa has intramural leagues for a variety of different sports, some you’ve heard of, and some you probably haven’t. You can start a team with some friends or join one that already exists. For more information, check out Recreational Services.
Many departments and programs at Iowa offer peer mentoring or advising services. If you want to find a peer mentor or apply to become a peer mentor, look on the Mentor at Iowa website or your department website for more information.