** Please note, due to COVID-19, the meeting rooms and banquet spaces in the IMU have new set up configurations and capacities.  Please see each room's webpage for more information.  Room configurations and capacities cannot be changed. You will find the latest information regarding COVID-19 at https://coronavirus.uiowa.edu/. **

IMU Event Services

The IMU provides event planning, catering, an attached hotel, and a variety of venues in one convenient location. Please see our Reservations page to make a reservation for an IMU meeting or banquet space.

Meeting rooms

The IMU has over 15 meeting rooms with advanced technology, customized layouts, and a welcoming, knowledgeable staff to make your meeting a success. We offer catering services, in-house dining options, and wireless access throughout the building. UI Departments and registered student organizations can make reservations for IMU meeting rooms online hereMore...

Banquet & ballroom spaces

The IMU has all the facilities and services to make your event a success. Our banquet and ballroom spaces can accommodate everything from small groups to 1,200-seat lectures. More...


The Iowa Memorial Union offers comprehensive services to make your wedding planning experience as easy as possible. The IMU has two elegant ballrooms for larger groups, and other intimate spaces to accommodate wedding parties of all sizes. Our creative award-winning chefs will help plan a unique menu especially for you. Let our experienced staff help plan your special day. More...

Outdoor & Campus Space

Outdoor spaces at the IMU and around campus are available for departmental and student organization events.  Learn more about these spaces or request a reservation here. 

Iowa House Hotel

Located within the Iowa Memorial Union, the Iowa House Hotel is comfortable, convenient, and competitively-priced. The Iowa House provides easy group booking options for your next big event. Visit their site to learn more. 

University Catering

University Catering serves everything from snack trays and box lunches to full-on gourmet banquets. Conveniently located on the first floor of the IMU, the friendly, knowledgeable catering staff can help you plan your next event. Write them at hsg-catering@uiowa.edu or visit their site. 

AV, Equipment, & Services

IMU Event Services has a variety of equipment and services to enhance your event. Visit our pricing page to learn more, or contact us at 319-335-3114 for more information. More...