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University of Northern Iowa Residence Halls

Any Hawkeye student can experience college life in the University of Northern Iowa residence halls. With UNI being only about a 12 mile, 20 minute drive or bus ride from Hawkeye, this is an ideal option if you plan to transfer to UNI after completing your course work at Hawkeye.

Housing Package

The University of Northern Iowa's housing package includes housing, utilities, and a meal plan.


Hawkeye students living in the residence halls at UNI also have access to the following amenities:

  • Academic advising
  • Athletic events *
  • Cable television
  • Campus security
  • Career center
  • Computer lab *
  • High speed Internet
  • Health Clinic and Counseling Services
  • Laundry facilities
  • Parking *
  • Rod Library *
  • Wellness Center *

* additional fee

Room Furnishings

Each room comes furnished with:

  • Single bed
  • Mattress and mattress cover
  • Lofts
  • Desk and chair
  • Room sink**

**Rider dorms do not have sinks in the rooms.


If you know who you would like to live with, you can specify them on your housing contract through UNI's Department of Residence.

If you are looking for a roommate, UNI's Department of Residence offers a service called Panther Picks. This online service allows you to create an online profile about yourself and your preferences for a roommate. You can then browse the system to find a roommate who indicated similar preferences.

Please contact the UNI Department of Residence for more information about this service.

Hawkeye does not endorse any specific property listed. You are responsible to inspect the property and Hawkeye disclaims any responsibility for, but not limited to, the condition of any premise, terms or any lease of any landlord, or compliance with any applicable zoning ordinances.

UNI Residence Halls

Director of Residence Life

Nicholas Rafanello

Department of Residence
Redeker Center - Lower Level 
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UNI Emergency and Safety

UNI Police: 319-273-4000
UNI Safety and Health

Student Activities

Brock Student Center

Brock Student Center
1-800-670-4769 ext.4027
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Regular Hours — Fall 2020

Monday–Thursday 7:30am–4:30pm
Friday 7:30am–3:30pm

If campus is closed, the Brock Student Center is also closed. This includes weather-related closings. See the Academic Calendar for scheduled college closings.

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