Moving Information

The University of Iowa is located in one of America's top college towns. The resources listed here can help you plan a move or get settled into the UI community:

Maps

University of Iowa campus maps: Interactive online map and comprehensive building info

Iowa City/Coralville map: From the Iowa City/Coralville/North Liberty Convention and Visitors Bureau

Iowa transportation map: From the state Department of Transportation

 

Transportation

Eastern Iowa Airport: Located about 20 minutes north of Iowa City

Quad Cities International Airport: About an hour east of Iowa City

Greyhound bus service: Website for national bus lines

Megabus: Connection Iowa City with Des Moines, Chicago, and other locations

Cambus: Free UI campus bus system

Iowa City Transit: Bus system serving Iowa City

Coralville Transit: Bus system serving Coralville and connecting with Iowa City

BONGO: For Bus on the Go, real-time service info for all three local bus systems

UI Parking and Transportation: Campus information

Iowa City Parking: Meters, facilities, and programs

 

Housing

Iowa House Hotel: Accommodations in the heart of campus

Hotels, motels, and guest houses: Area listings from the Iowa City/Coralville/North Liberty Convention and Visitors Bureau

Short-term housing: University-owned properties for visiting faculty, artists, and researchers

Off-Campus Housing ServicesRental and roommate listings in the Iowa City area

Area realtors: Information from the Iowa City Area Association of Realtors

 

Area Communities

Iowa City: City of Iowa City government site

Coralville: Government site for Coralville

North Liberty: City of North Liberty information

Cedar Rapids: Cedar Rapids government site.

Kalona: Community and tour info

Solon: City of Solon information

West Branch: City of West Branch site

Johnson County: County government information

State of Iowa: Iowa government site

 

Community services and organizations

Iowa City Community School District: Schools, school board, and more

Grant Wood Area Education Agency: Regional education resource.

Iowa City Public Library: Located in downtown Iowa City

Coralville Public Library: Serving Coralville and nearby communities

Iowa City Parks and Recreation: Info about indoor and outdoor facilities

Chamber of Commerce: Uniting businesses in the Iowa City area

Convention and Visitors Bureau: Representing Iowa City, Coralville, and North Liberty

Downtown Iowa City District: Dining, shopping, entertainment, and more in Iowa City's Downtown and Northside neighborhoods

Iowa's Creative Corridor: Regional initiative fostering arts, culture, and entrepreneurship

Iowa Cultural Corridor Alliance: Representing more than 150 arts and culture organizations in Eastern Iowa

Local associations list: Provided by the Iowa City Public Library

 

Getting Settled

Iowa Driver's License: Driver's license stations, procedures, etc.

Voter registration: Eligibility, forms, and more

Child-care options: Provided by UI Human Resources Family Services unit