Parklawn Residence Hall is home to 137 residents and is located north of campus, just west of the river.

Parklawn Hall hosts lounge/study spaces and is near Hancher Auditorium. Additionally, this hall features suite-style rooms with in-suite kitchens and bathrooms. 

Who lives here?
  • Co-ed
  • Honors students
  • First-year students
  • Returning students
  • Transfer students
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Physical address

449 North Riverside Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242

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Mailing address

[Your name]
100 Parklawn Hall, Room #
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA 52242

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Front desk

7 a.m.-12 a.m. (midnight) / 7 days a week

Getting around

There are several ways to get around campus, the Iowa City area and even get out of town. University of Iowa Parking and Transportation provides more information about Cambus, parking, bikes, ridesharing, safe rides and more.

  • Walk to IMU: 25 minutes
  • Walk to Kinnick Stadium: 30 minutes
  • Walk to downtown: 20 minutes
  • Cambus: Blue, Red and Interdorm arrive every 10-12 minutes during business hours

  • Cable TV jack (TV and cord not provided)
  • Carpeted floors
  • Closet
  • Desk and chair
  • Drawer space
  • Ethernet internet jack (cord not provided)
  • Extra long twin bed (36 inches x 80 inches)
  • Pre-lofted beds
  • Recycling containers
  • Shower curtain
  • Telephone jack (phone and cord not provided)
  • Window curtains

  • Air conditioning
  • Cambus service
  • DeviceNet
  • Fully furnished
  • Laundry
  • Multipurpose room/lounge/study space
  • ResNet
  • University-supplied kitchens
  • Utilities included
  • Wireless internet

2024–25 rates

One bedroom apartment (for three)
Per semester - $4,058.50 

Studio apartment (for two)
Per semester - $4,528.00 

Floor plans and 3D view


This unit is a studio apartment for two. It is occupied by two residents and consists of a shared bedroom, one shared bathroom, and a kitchen. Please note, room layout and size may vary. 


This unit is a one bedroom apartment for three. It is occupied by three residents and consists of a shared bedroom, living room, one shared bathroom, and a kitchen. Please note, room layout and size may vary. 

Restroom types

This hall has suite-style restrooms types.


A suite-style restroom is a restroom that has a sink, toilet, and shower that is shared with a roommate as well as the adjoining room. Students assigned to adjoining rooms are all of the same gender and are collectively responsible for cleaning the bathroom. 

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