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 UI and Ticketmaster events, fax and copy services, 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

Art & the Afterlife: Fantasy Coffins by Eric Adjetey Anang

at 12:00pm to 5:00pm

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

For the first time in over twenty years, UIMA will present a solo exhibition of work by a contemporary African artist.

Queer Bingo

at 8:00pm to 10:00pm

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Join us for a night Queer Bingo! This event is a philanthropy and all proceeds will go to TransVerse, a support group for trans folks in the Iowa City community.

Make and Take: Tie-dye

at 12:00pm to 3:00pm

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Make your own tie dye t-shirts, socks, and more for LGBTQ Awareness and breast Cancer Awareness! Come get some information of how to register for the Race for the Cure...

Renting 101

at 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Considering moving out of the dorms and into an apartment? Are you unsure of what all the small print on the lease means? Want to find out more about your...

Lecture Committee: Monica Lewinsky

at 7:30pm

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Monica Lewinsky advocates for a safer and more compassionate social media environment, drawing from her unique experiences at the epicenter of a media maelstrom in 1998.

Cup o' Justice Series—Nolan Petersen

at 11:00am to 12:30pm

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Honoring the rich tradition of activism at the University of Iowa and in the surrounding community, Cup o’ Justice is a year-long series of discussions designed to bring change leaders...

CAB Movies: Despicable Me 3

at 8:00pm

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

The mischievous Minions hope that Gru will return to a life of crime after the new boss of the Anti-Villain League fires him.

CAB Movies: Halloweentown

at 8:00pm

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

After learning she is a witch, a girl (Kimberly J. Brown) helps save a town full of other supernatural creatures.

Intersectionality Panel

at 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Join us for a panel on Queer Intersectionality! Panelists will be student leaders who have intersectional identities.

DeLTA Center Colloquium - Dan Yurovsky (University of Chicago)

at 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Dan Yurovsky, Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of Chicago, will be presenting a colloquium to the DeLTA Center.