News from the VP's Office

News from the Nest

We are in the home stretch of the semester. With only 5 ½ weeks before final exams, you may be feeling just as anxious as your students. It is challen...

A message from Melissa

As we have now officially moved into a beautiful fall season, I am reflecting on my first semester at this gorgeous university.

Hello from the Land of the Hawkeyes!

Melissa S. Shivers, Vice President for Student Life I am excited about my first year on campus and hope your student's experience has been a positive ...

A message from the new VP for student life

For those of you who may not know me yet, I took on the role of vice president for student life at the University of Iowa in June after moving from Te...

A message from Melissa

Melissa S. Shivers, Vice President for Student Life Welcome (back) to the University of Iowa! It’s hard to believe the summer is coming to a rapid clo...

Support student success sessions

Colleagues,Our students' experience during their first two weeks on campus will have a major impact on their long-term success at Iowa. You are invite...

A message from Tom

"To everything there is a season and a time for every purpose under the sun."Tom Rocklin, vice president for student life This month marks 31 years si...