Curate unforgettable events, design the latest fashions, or make your mark in the global tourism and hospitality industry! The Department of Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management is hosting a visit day for students interested in studying:

Spring 2024 Visit Day: March 25

This special visit day is being held as part of an Iowa State Experience Iowa State Day. That means you’ll get a full campus visit where you’ll learn all about what Iowa State has to offer. And, you’ll have four sessions dedicated to the major you’re interested in!

Apparel, Merchandising and Design

  • Session 1: Your Fashion Career in the Making: Learn about careers in the business side of fashion – Come learn about careers in the business side of fashion
  • Session 2:  Your Fashion Career in the Making: Learn about careers in fashion product development – Come learn about careers in fashion product development
  • Lunch: Have lunch with faculty and current students in the Apparel, Merchandising, and Design program
  • Advising: You’ll also meet with an academic advisor in the program

Hospitality Management

  • Session 1: Attend a Hospitality Management Class –  Attend “Preview of Management Principles” and learn about managing a business
  • Session 2:  Cookies & Coffee at Sparks Café”  Learn about the Hospitality Management Program while enjoying some fresh brewed coffee and cookies at our student-run café.  
  • Lunch: Have lunch with faculty and current students from the hospitality management program
  • Advising: You’ll also meet with an academic advisor in the program

Event Management

  • Session 1: Corporate, Social, Sports, and Retail Event Management: A Student’s Perspective Meet current Event Management students and hear perspectives on career focus, internships, and classes (held in Joan Bice Underwood Tearoom) 
  • Session 2:  Entertainment, Events, & Innovation – Actively participate in the planning and production of an event to be held at the Iowa State Student Innovation Center with Event Management students and faculty
  • Lunch: Have lunch with faculty and current students from the event management program
  • Advising: You’ll also meet with an academic advisor in the program

Sign up today!

You can view a sample Experience Iowa State schedule to prepare for your visit. When you sign up, choose to visit on the Experience Iowa State Day on Monday, March 25.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the visit day or how to sign up, contact us at humsci@iastate.edu.