Major Exploration Days

Major Exploration Days provide prospective students and their families an in-depth look at a College of Human Sciences major and its related career opportunities. Participants will:

  • Interact with current students
  • Tour facilities
  • Meet faculty and advisers

Select the Major Exploration Days that is the right fit for your interests:

Behind the Scenes Day

(Apparel, Merchandising, and Design): Friday April 17, 2020 – Attend the dress rehearsal for the annual Iowa State University Fashion Show, hear from our guest designer what the world of fashion is all about, talk to students who have interned in New York and studied in London, participate in workshops, and much more!

Education Day

March 29, 2019 – Do you want to be a teacher? Come explore education-related majors and learn more about the education preparation program!

Find Your Future in Food and Nutrition through Science

October 4, 2019  – An inside look for prospective students and their family members at careers and majors working with food and nutrition, diet and exercise, and food product development. Interact with current students and faculty members and participate in hands-on workshops.


  • In general, registration deadlines are one to two weeks prior to the visit day.
  • Visit the page links above for your specific online registration form.