Iowa Memorial Union

Mission Statement

The mission of the Iowa Memorial Union is to develop leaders, create connections, and build community.

About the Iowa Memorial Union

Since 1923, the Iowa Memorial Union (IMU) has been at the center of campus life at the University of Iowa. Thousands of students, faculty, and staff visit the IMU every day. At the IMU students meet up, study, join student organizations, attend events, concerts, and lectures, and more.  Hundreds of student activities and organizations are facilitated by the IMU's Center for Student Involvement & Leadership.

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Contact the IMU

125 N. Madison Street 
Iowa CityIA 52242

319-353-4IMU (4468)

IMU Event Services

The IMU provides event planning, catering, an attached hotel, and a variety of venues in one convenient location.

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!

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.

Key Statistics


Events in the IMU.


Of all events in the IMU are student events.


The number of rooms the Iowa House Hotel sells every year.

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