FAN Care Package Program

The FAN "Hawkeye Hugs from Home" care package program helps parents, family members, and guardians send love and support to their Hawkeye. The care package will arrive a month after students begin classes at the University of Iowa for the second semester (mid-February). In the midst of midterms, papers, quizzes, and late-night study sessions, a package from home can brighten a students day.

The Valentine's — themed care packages will be ready for pick up at the end of the week of Feb. 6.

All packages include:

  • Herky-themed Valentine's Day cards and special Valentine candy
  • A personal note from home
  • An insulated reusable tote

Breakfast On the Go:

  • Granola bar
  • Oatmeal packet
  • Applesauce cup

Afternoon Pick-Me-Up:

  • Fresh fruit
  • Pudding Cup
  • Trail Mix
  • Goldfish crackers
  • Mini cookies
  • Can of soup

Late-Night Study Snack:

  • Variety of candy
  • Variety of chocolate
  • Microwavable popcorn
  • Chips
  • Easy Mac
  • Pack of chewing gum

*All items above will be included, although the flavors of each item will vary.


The FAN "Hawkeye Hugs from Home" care package program is a fundraiser for the University of Iowa Alumni Association's Future Alumni Network (FAN) organization, which provides students with opportunities to network with alumni, participate in a wide variety of exclusive events on campus, meet new people, and build their Hawkeye pride!


The deadline to order has passed.