Welcome to the RaySociety

Tom Beell class

Bird Walk

Anisa Fornoff group shot

Drake University's lifelong learning organization.

The RaySociety is a membership-driven group open to all adults in the Greater Des Moines Community and beyond!

RaySociety Mission Statement

The RaySociety is a volunteer-driven lifelong learning organization supported by Drake University. It offers non-credit educational opportunities, as well as social activities and events, both on the Drake campus and beyond, to all individuals across Central Iowa.

Cowles Library

Drake Alumni site


University News
October 6, 2015
Drake students now have access to a new state-of-the-art collaborative learning space with industry-standard business tools, thanks to a generous $1.5 million gift from American Equity founder and Drake University supporter David J. Noble.