University Advancement

Bulldogs can't always stay in
Des Moines

The Office of Alumni Relations hosts events all over the country to bring the Drake experience to you!


Browse our list of events to find one in your area!    

Friday, July 21
Drake Me Out to the Ball Game, Des Moines
Join Central Iowa alumni at their regional Drake Me Out to the Ball Game at Principal Park. 

Sunday, July 30
First-year Send-offs
Incoming first-year students are encouraged to bring their family and introduce themselves to the Drake Community! 

Tuesday, August 15
Drake Me Out to the Ball Game, Twin Cities
Join Minnesota Alumni at their regional Drake Me Out to the Ball Game at Target Field in Minneapolis, MN. 

Sunday, August 20
Drake Me Out to the Ball Game, Denver
Join Denver alumni at their regional Drake Me Out to the Ball Game at Coors Field in Denver, CO. 

Tuesday, August 22
Back to School at Peggy's Bar
Reminisce about the first day of school by getting together with alumni at Peggy's Bar.

Tuesday, August 22
Drake Me Out to the Ball Game, St. Louis
Join St. Louis alumni at their regional Drake Me Out to the Ball Game at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, MO.

Sunday, September 10
Drake Me Out to the Ball Game, Chicago
Join Chicago alumni at their regional Drake Me Out to the Ball Game at Wrigley Field. 

Saturday, September 16
DU Good Day
Join your fellow Bulldogs in our national day of service in a city near you! 

Tuesday, September 19
Let's DU Breakfast
Join Minnesota Alumni at their first ever Let's DU Breakfast! Enjoy hearing from a Drake Alumnus who makes the Twin Cities community great.