The University of Iowa

Discounted Tickets for College Students and Youth

Our annual Hancher is for Hawkeyes sale offers UI students deep discounts on many upcoming Hancher performances! Discounted tickets will be available from 5:00—10:00 p.m. The sale continues online through Monday, August 28, at 12:00 p.m. You can also call or stop into the box office between 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on Monday. 

Hancher offers discounts for college students (University of Iowa and other colleges) and for children ages 17 and younger for most events. College students must present a valid university ID card at all events when using one of these discounted tickets. Each college student may bring a guest at the student rate. 


Discounted Tickets for Groups

Discounted group prices are available for many performances when a block of tickets is purchased at the same time with a single payment. At the time of ordering, a 25% deposit is required to reserve your block of seats. Final payment is due one month before the chose performance. Contact the Hancher Box Office for group prices and to arrange for your group.

For Hancher events: Organized groups of 15 or more may purchase tickets at 10% off the regular price to many Hancher events. 

A flat $20 handling charge applies to all group orders. 
Group discounts are not available online or via paper order form. 


Ticket Categories

For Hancher performances:
•  Student & Youth tickets are for students enrolled at any college/university or for youth 17 and younger. 
•  Adult tickets are for everyone else.
•  Children aged one year and older must have a ticket.

For Division of Performing Arts performances:
•  College student tickets are for students enrolled at any college or university.
•  UI student tickets are for students enrolled at the University of Iowa.
•  Youth tickets are for children ages 17 and younger.
•  Senior citizen tickets are for adults ages 65 and older.
•  Adult tickets are for everyone else.

For events presented by other sponsors:
Discounts for events presented by other sponsors may change at the discretion of the sponsor. Contact the Hancher Box Office if you have questions about specific events.

For More Information: 

Hancher Box Office