Drake University GEAR UP Iowa

Services* provided for GEAR UP Iowa students for the 2020-2021 academic year:

  • Summer Orientation Cohort Experience Opportunity for incoming GUI students to acclimate themselves to campus, develop relationships with students and register for fall semester classes. Fee waived for GUI student and a guest to participate in summer orientation.
  • Proactive Advising Program Faculty members assigned to GUI students in their major for a proactive advising approach to support retention and persistence.
  • GUI Workshop Series Series of workshops for GUI students which could include: time management, financial fitness, reading strategies, career planning and goal setting.

*Some services will not be available to all GEAR UP Iowa students. Please contact institution for more information.