Four days of final exams wrap up Thursday evening and, for students completing degrees, graduation events run Friday and Saturday.
The Iowa State community will honor an estimated 2,231 graduating students this weekend during two commencement ceremonies. It's a fourth straight winter commencement group of 2,000-plus students.
Sue Gudenkauf, a sign language interpreter in university human resources, will provide workplace accommodations for employees who are deaf or hard of hearing.
The campus partial closure Dec. 23-27 over winter break allows many employees to spend more time with family and the university to reduce energy consumption.
A look at winter break hours for some university offices, services and facilities.