Student Life at the IMU

Center for Student Involvement & Leadership 

The Center for Student Involvement (CSIL) supports student organizations and services that enhance and enrich the college experience. Join one of over 500 student organizations to stay connected to campus, develop leadership skills, and enjoy being a student! More...

Events & entertainment

Concerts, movies, performances, lectures, comedy shows, and more -- the IMU hosts hundreds of events every year. Visit After Class for the latest event postings.

Study spaces

The IMU is the perfect place to get away and study, on your own or with a group. Open 24 hours during the academic year, the IMU has rooms, meeting tables, comfy chairs, food, coffee, and plenty of other amenities to help keep you on target. More...

IMU Welcome Center

Tickets for events, charger checkout, student organization pickup catering, information and referral -- the Welcome Center's got it.  More...

Dean of Students

The Office of the Dean of Students provides general assistance, advocacy, and support to students who are facing challenges. The Dean's office encourages responsible community conduct, educates the UI and Iowa City community, and implements disciplinary action in situations where violations of the Code of Student Life have occurred. More...

Student jobs

The IMU employs dozens of students in all kinds of positions, from stocking shelves to writing marketing plans. Having a student job ties into academic development and is an important part of the student experience. Visit our IMU Human Resources page for more information or find a job in the Division of Student Life here:

Student Organization Office Suite (SOOS)

The Student Organization Office Suite is home to student organizations, large and small. Some of the best student leaders put in hours and hours of time devoted to the work their student organization accomplishes. Some such examples are Homecoming, Campus Activities Board, Dance Marathon, SCOPE, and Fraternity and Sorority Life, just to name a few.

Student Legal Services

With two professional legal staff and specialization in student and housing issues, Student Legal Services provides 100% free legal advice to UI students. More...

Off-Campus Housing Service

The Off-Campus Housing Service website helps UI students find apartments, housing, or other living situations, as well as connect with potential roommates, buy/sell furniture, use message boards, and learn about issues related to living on their own. More...

Upcoming Events at the IMU

Spring Art Exposé

at 12:00am until 12:00am

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

The University of Iowa Fine Arts Council is proud to present the 2018 Spring Art Exposé accompanied by our Wine & Craft Beer Tasting.

Dada Futures: Circulating Replicants, Surrogates, and Participants

at 12:00pm to 5:00pm

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Dada began in Zurich in the midst of the First World War and its hold on the international public imagination grew as rumors of its provocative activities spread.

Looking Bac: Ferdinand Bac 1859-1952

at 12:00pm to 5:00pm

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Artist, writer, and landscape architect, Ferdinand Bac accomplished more in his ninety-three years than most people could in twice that time.

CAB Movies: "Annihilation"

at 5:00pm

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

A biologist signs up for a dangerous, secret expedition into a mysterious zone where the laws of nature don't apply.

CAB Movies: Mulan

at 5:00pm

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Fearful that her ailing father will be drafted into the Chinese military, Mulan (Ming-Na Wen) takes his spot -- though, as a girl living under a patriarchal regime, she is...

Voices of Soul Spring Concert

at 7:00pm

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Voices of Soul is the only gospel choir on campus and performs a concert at the end of every semester.

Spring Art Exposé

at 12:00am until 12:00am

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

We are proud to present the 2018 Spring Art Exposé accompanied by our Wine & Craft Beer Tasting.

Senior Week: Art & Appetite

at 6:30am

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)


Webinar Series: Navigating University-Industry Partnerships

at 12:00pm to 1:15pm

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

The Office of Research and Economic Development is sponsoring a free webinar series to help faculty navigate university-industry partnerships. Staff will be present to help answer questions.

Jack of All Trades Trivia

at 7:00pm to 10:00pm

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Stand-up comedian and writer who was profiled by The New York Times as a “magnetic improvisational comic” at the forefront of experimental comedy.