University of Iowa

The University of Iowa will welcome RAGBRAI riders and visitors to campus with open houses at several featured spaces on campus from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, July 27.

Open houses will take place at these locations: the Pentacrest, Old Capitol, the T. Anne Cleary Walkway, Iowa Memorial Union, Main Library, Hancher Auditorium, Voxman School of Music, Visual Arts Building, Kinnick Stadium, Carver-Hawkeye Arena, College of Engineering, College of Education, Tippie College of Business, and the Miscanthus Field along the RAGBRAI route on Sand Road.

In addition, the Mobile Museum will be stationed downtown and will be open to visitors, UI Dance Marathon volunteers will be greeting riders and visitors on the Cleary Walkway, and UI Health Care and the Iowa Dermatological Society will hand out sunscreen and be available to discuss sun safety. The Grant Wood Art Colony will host an outreach booth at the Visual Arts Building.

In addition, UI volunteers will be stationed across campus from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, July 27, at “Ask Me” tents to provide way finding and answer questions. The “Ask Me” tents will be located on the Pentacrest, in the T. Anne Cleary Walkway, Hancher Auditorium, Kinnick Stadium, Carver-Hawkeye Arena, Iowa Memorial Union, Main Library, Voxman Music Building, Field House, and Visual Arts Building.

Campus tours will leave from the Pentacrest every 30 minutes from noon to 5 p.m.

No camping will be allowed on the UI campus except for RV camping in the Hancher parking lot.