Iowa Memorial Union

Student Center, Auditorium, Concert Hall
N Madison St (at W Jefferson St)
Iowa City, IA 52242
(319) 335-3114


  • Join a student organization! Get involved with Dance Marathon, The 10k Show, or another service-based organization.
  • Attend a Campus Activities Board comedian or movie night!
  • Looking for somewhere to meet, eat, get involved in student organizations, catch a movie or concert? Look no further! The IMU has it all!
  • Don't go in the basement.
  • Tour the UI Museum of Art and take a look at one of the top University art collections in the country!
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  • A good place to study but it is cold in the lower level! Sometimes there are events that can be a bit annoying for someone who is looking for a quiet place. Overall, it is very comfortable.
  • Joining student organizations is a great way to get involved. Especially dance marathon. It's a good way to help people out in need. The IMU also has other great student orgs you can check out.
  • Lots of memories, saw Kings of Leon play here in 2007, Greek week events, political rallies, my college graduation ceremony was held here too.
  • I'm shopping for Hawkeye apparel as thanksgiving gifts. Good prices.
  • Not a bad place to watch the Iowa game in the main lobby. Comfortable chairs and four TVs on the wall.
  • Grabbed a delicious double chocolate cake donut at the coffee shop. Daylight Donuts donuts are the best.
  • Eat at the River Room for breakfast. It's delicious!
  • Stop by the Center for Student Involvement and Leadership in room 145 of the IMU to find a student organization to get involved in that can help you find and develop your passions.
  • Students can rent any conference room in the IMU for free. A very useful utility for finals, meetings, or organizations.
  • Construction actually began on the current IMU building in 1924, after a fire and WWII interrupted daily activity at the old building.
  • There are study tables on the third floor on the way to the art museum that are perfect for quiet studying
  • Check out the RiverRoom!!
  • Feed the ducks behind the IMU!
  • A good place to relax. Also a good place to do some work.

Nearby places

1st floor IMU
21 Old Capitol (at Iowa Ave)
201 S Clinton St (Capitol St)