Upcoming Events

For more information regarding these events, please contact your coordinator! Event dates are subject to change.

Printable version of the 2019-20 event schedule available here!

High School Events

October 12 ~ Freshman Launch Event @ Saydel High School

October 14-15 ~ Student Leadership Conference @ University of Northern Iowa

December ~ Scholarship Night + FAFSA Completion

TBD ~ Des Moines Performing Arts Center

March ~ Junior ACT Workshop

April 2-3 ~ Freshmen College Experience, Central College

April 26-28 ~ Sophomore Trip, Chicago, IL

Small Group College Visits

Seniors have priority on small group college visit days. Exact dates TBA and we may add more options throughout the year.

October ~

  • Drake University, Des Moines, IA
  • University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA
  • Grandview University, Des Moines, IA
  • Simpson College, Des Moines, IA
  • University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

November ~

  • Central College, Pella, IA

Spring Colleges and Universities ~ To be determined

Middle School Events

Fall Dates:

October 18 ~  McCombs/Weeks 8th grade Simpson College Visit

October 22 ~ Oskaloosa 7th and 8th grade Kirkwood College Visit

October 24 ~Woodside/Harding/Hiatt/Hoyt 8th grade Central College Visit

Spring Dates:

TBD ~ Woodside/Harding 7th grade College Visit

TBD ~ Hiatt/Hoyt 7th grade  College Visit

TBD ~ McCombs/Weeks 7th grade  College Visit

Additional Opportunities

Summer College Visits

TRIO Day at the Capitol

Middle school STEAM Conference

Regional Women in STEM Conference

Regional Men of Excellence Conference