St. Ambrose offering free tours, information: St. Ambrose University, 518 W. Locust St., Davenport, will participate in Iowa Private College Week, Aug. 5-9. During the week, the university will hold campus tours and free information sessions about the admissions process and financial aid twice daily, at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.

All high school and transfer students and their families are encouraged to attend. A free cookout lunch will be held daily between 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. The weeklong event is sponsored by the Iowa Association of Independent Colleges and Universities.

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For more information or to register, contact the admissions office at 800-383-2627 or 563-333-6300 or go to and search for Iowa Private Colleges Week.