It’s finally here! After months of preparation, we are excited to welcome the new and returning students back to Faith. We have another great class of new students from across the United States.


Click on the links below for the orientation schedule for new students and for returning students. Parents of new students, check your schedule in the box below. Our weekend concludes with our Season Opener, a baseball-themed extravaganza on Saturday night. 


We are looking forward to having all of you on campus soon!


If you have any questions about the orientation weekend, contact  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at 1-515-964-0601, ext. 251. We’ll see you in August.


New Student Orientation Schedule


Returning Student Orientation Schedule

Parents of New Students Orientation Schedule

Thursday, August 20

1:00–4:30 p.m.

Check In/Registration

Nettleton Center

5:30–6:15 p.m.


Benson Hall

*Families are welcome.  Cost for dinner is $8 per person for those not on the meal plan. 

6:30–7:00 p.m.

Welcome Session

Nettleton 103-105

7:00-7:20 p.m.

The Heart of Faith 

Nettleton 103-105

7:20–8:20 p.m.

Parent Sessions

Nettleton 103-105

8:30–10:00 p.m.

Bonfire and S'mores 

Crown Park 


Recap of Presidential Installation Service

September 17

Find a story of the presidential installation service on September 17.

Missions Conference

October 12–16

Attend this year's Missions Conference for a fresh look at worldwide missions.

Refresh Conference

February 9–12

A specialized conference for pastors and wives to refresh you in your ministry