Important Dates for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

Fall 2019

Date(s) Time(s) Information
October 16   Launch of Rays of REACH Sally Pedersen Launch Fundraising Campaign
October 18 - 20   UI Homecoming Weekend
October 18 5:45 p.m. University of Iowa Homecoming Parade 2019- Downtown Iowa City
October 21 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

OPTIONS Fair 2019 (table/booth)

Lyons Township High School South Campus; 4900 Willow Springs Rd., Western Springs, IL 60558

October 22 6:00 - 8:30 p.m.

CHOICES Fair 2019 (table/booth)

New Trier High School Northfield Campus, 7 Happ Rd. Northfield, IL 60093

October 23 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Higher Education Options for Students with Disabilities Fair 2019 by Johnson County Transition Council (presentation and table/booth)

Johnson County Arts and Heritage Center 8788 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park, KS 66212

October 23 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. INTELLIGENT LIVES Screening (with ASK Resource Center)
Van Allen Hall LR1 (Room 720) RSVP encouraged
October 29 4:30 - 9:30 p.m. Topics in Transitions Fall 2019 (table/booth)
Iowa Works Lindale Mall Basement; 444 1st Ave. NE, Cedar Rapids, IA
November 1 8:15 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Autism Society of Iowa Annual Conference (table/booth)
Sheraton Hotel 1800 50th St. West Des Moines, IA 50266 Registration required.
November 5 10:00 - 10:50 a.m. Iowa School Counselor Association Conference 2019 (presentation)
Prairie Meadows Conference Center 1 Prairie Meadows Dr. Altoona, IA 50009 Registration required.
November 12 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. State of the Art Conference 2019 College Fair (table/booth)
Silver Legacy Hotel and Conference Center 407 North Virginia St. Reno, NV 89501
November 15 - 17   UI Family Weekend
November 18 8:30a.m. - 3:00 p.m. UI REACH Campus Visit Day for Families
UI REACH 229S Lindquist Center Iowa City, IA. RSVP required.
November 22 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. UI REACH Campus Visit Day for Educators/Agency Representatives
UI REACH 229S Lindquist Center Iowa City, IA. RSVP required.
November 22   UI REACH and UI classes end for Thanksgiving break
November 22 Before 7:00 p.m. UI REACH student check out of hall
December 1 After 1:00 p.m. UI REACH students return to residence hall
December 2   UI REACH and UI classes resume
December 13 Before 7:00 p.m. UI REACH and UI classes end for fall semester
UI REACH students check out of hall

Spring 2020

Date(s) Time(s) Information
January 19 After 1:00 p.m. Halls open; UI REACH students return to hall
January 20   UI REACH Spring Orientation
UI REACH Professional Development Day
University Holiday - MLK Jr. Day. NO CLASSES
January 20 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. UI REACH Campus Visit Day for Educators/Agency Representatives
UI REACH, 229S Lindquist Center, Iowa City, IA RSVP Required
January 21    
January 27 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. UI REACH Campus Visit Day for Families
UI REACH, 229S Lindquist Center, Iowa City, IA RSVP required
February 26-28  

National Association of Independent Schools Annual Conference (table/booth)
Philadelphia, PA

March 13   Spring break begins. UI REACH and UI classes end
March 13 Before 7:00 p.m. Year 2 & 3 students work their internship as scheduled
UI REACH students check out of hall
March 22 After 1:00 p.m. UI REACH students return to hall 
March 23   UI REACH and UI classes resume
April 17 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

UI REACH Campus Visit Day for Families
UI REACH, 229S Lindquist Center, Iowa City, IA.
RSVP required

May 8   UI REACH and UI classes end for spring semester
UI REACH Convocation
May 8 or 9   UI REACH students check out of residence hall for the year