More Than a Building

The Iowa Memorial Union is not only the birthplace of amazing student programs on campus, but it is also the home to additional services and resources provided by campus partners. See below for ways you can get involved.

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Fraternity & Sorority Life

Room 157 IMU

Fraternity and Sorority Life is rooted in creating an environment where students can belong, serve, lead, thrive, and succeed. These values are what drive FSL programs and activities on campus.

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Office of Student Engagement & Campus Programs

145 IMU

Join one of over 500 student organizations to stay connected to campus, develop leadership skills, and enjoy being a student!

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Office of Leadership, Service, & Civic Engagement

145 IMU

Our programs help students develop lifelong leadership skills, offer incredible experiential service-learning, and provides civic engagement opportunities to students both on and off-campus.

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Office of the Dean of Students

135 IMU

The Office of the Dean of Students provides key programs and services that support student success and is comprised of ten units.

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Multicultural & International Student Support & Engagement

152 IMU

Committed to supporting student success on the University of Iowa campus through planned activities at the five MISSE areas, annual diversity programs, and student organization events.

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Student Organization Office Suite

282 IMU

With a new lounge, student organizations and groups can meet on projects and truly get the ideas flowing.

Campus Programs

Throughout the year, student organizations plan hundreds of events and spend countless hours broadcasting over the airwaves. These student organizations offer a great opportunity for student leaders to build leadership and teamwork skills, provide quality entertainment to their peers, and obtain real-world experience that will help them in their future careers.

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SCOPE Productions

145 IMU

SCOPE is dedicated to bringing quality concerts and entertainment to the University of Iowa campus and Iowa City Community. Our aim is to consistently book emerging and big-name artists in a wide variety of genres at an affordable ticket price for students and the public.

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KRUI Radio

379 IMU

KRUI is the second largest student organization at the University of Iowa. KRUI employs students, both volunteer and paid, from a wide variety of backgrounds and majors. In addition to the educational aspect, students have the opportunity to meet people and develop interpersonal skills.

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Campus Activities Board

145 IMU

We provide a wide range of awesome activities for students every week throughout the year! Whether you're laughing yourself silly at one of our great comedy shows or on the edge of your seat watching one of our incredible weekend movie series.

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Student Video Productions

260A IMU

Housed in the IMU, our goal is to provide students of the University of Iowa with the resources to produce creative projects and offer job opportunities. From pre-production to post-production, our members collaborate to form content ranging from short films, music videos, and promotional material.

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Upcoming Events at the IMU

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Ragen Chastain: Your Health, Your Voice

Tuesday, February 27, 2024 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
Join the Body Image and Eating Disorder Awareness student organization (BIEDA) to have an interactive private Breakout session with Ragen Chastain to talk about how we can use our voices to advocate for ourselves in various health care settings to make sure we get the evidence-based and supportive health care we deserve throughout our lives!  Ragen Chastain is a speaker, writer and thought leader in the fields of Health at Every Size, weight stigma and weight inclusive health care and fitness...
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Black Trivia Game Night

Tuesday, February 27, 2024 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
Come out to Black Trivia Game Night! Hosted by Huabbard Scholars. Join us for a black history celebration on Feb. 24 at 3 p.m. in the IMU BIG TEN THEATER ROOM 348. Top 3 Winners will win PRIZES! Popcorn will be provided! Have any Questions, Comments and or Concerns? please contact:
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Ragen Chastain: The World Is Messed Up, You Are Fine

Tuesday, February 27, 2024 7:00pm to 8:00pm
An Evening with Ragen Chastain: The World is Messed Up, You Are Fine Ragen Chastain Date: Feb. 27, 2024 Time: 7 p.m. Location: Iowa Memorial Union Theater or join via Zoom Ragen Chastain is a speaker, writer and thought leader in the fields of Health at Every Size, weight stigma and weight inclusive health care and fitness. With over two decades of experience, she has contributed numerous pieces to U.S. News' Eat + Run blog since 2018. She is also the author of the blog
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