Summer guests on campus

It's summertime and campus will buzz with activities, conferences and camps held at Iowa State. Inside compiled a list of events with an anticipated attendance of 100+ guests using ISU facilities. If you don't see your event or know of an event we missed, email


Event Date Venues Attendance
Odyssey of the Mind World Finals May 21-24 Various* 11,000
George Strait Concert May 25 Jack Trice Stadium 40,000
Transfer Student Orientation May 29,
July 1
Various* 200 students, 220 guests
Iowa Library Association/Association of College and Research Libraries/​Iowa Private Academic Library spring conference May 29-30 Parks Library 100
First-Year Student Orientation May 30-
June 28
Various* 5,000 students, 7,000 guests
Cyclone Football Camp (multiple) June 1-20 Bergstrom Football Complex 1,000 total
USA Hockey Camp June 3-22 ISU Ice Arena 150
ISU Volleyball Camp: Elite June 10 Lied Recreation Center 150
ISU Volleyball Camp: Hitter/Serving June 13 Lied Recreation Center 150
Cyclone Marching Academy Camp June 14-15 Simon Estes Hall 200
USATF Iowa Outdoor Championships June 15-16 Cyclone Sports Complex 850
ISU Volleyball Camp: Junior Cyclone  June 17-20 Lied Recreation Center 150
Football Letterwinner Reunion June 19 Sukup End Zone 150
Dance Vision Spring Recital  June 20-23 Stephens Auditorium 425 students, 1,000 guests
National Cheerleaders Association Camps June 24-26 State Gym* 250
Iowa Reading Association Conference June 25-26 Scheman Building 300
Iowa 4-H Youth Conference June 25-27 Various 450
National Dance Association Camp July 6-9 State Gym* 225
Dance competion: BravO! Best in the Midwest July 8-14 Stephens Auditorium 800
ISU Volleyball Camp: Libero/Serving July 9 Lied Recreation Center 125
ISU Volleyball Camp: Setter July 10 Lied Recreation Center 125

Wyffels sales and marketing kickoff

July 10 Sukup End Zone 200
Iowa Summer Games July 13-21 Various 7,000
ISU Volleyball Camp: All Skills Gold July 16-18 Lied Recreation Center 100
ISU Volleyball Camp: Cardinal Team  July 22-23 Lied Recreation Center 100
Wyffels Western Business Unit Sales Kickoff  July 23-24 Sukup End Zone 400
ISU  Volleyball Camp: Gold Team July 24-25 Lied Recreation Center 100
Conference: Iowa Swine Day July 25 Scheman/Stephens 500

*Participants will use ISU residence halls.