Petersen Residence Hall Exterior
Students talking to one another
Students talking to one another
Students watching tv
Students talking to one another
A student studying
Students talking to one another

Petersen Residence Hall is a 10-floor facility with a community of 501 residents. Petersen hosts Black’s Gold Grill restaurant, a neighborhood learning commons, and many lounge/study spaces, as well as exceptional views of the campus and Iowa City.

Please note: The fitness center and community kitchen in this hall are closed for the 2020-2021 academic year.

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Petersen Hall Communities1 of 4
Furnishings
1 cable TV jack (TV and cord not provided)
1 Ethernet internet jack per resident (cord not provided)
1 telephone jack (phone and cord not provided)
Closet
Desk and chair
Drawer space
Extra long twin bed (36 inches x 80 inches)
Pre-lofted beds
Recycling containers
Single user restrooms
Vinyl tile floors
Window curtains
Amenities
Air conditioning
Cambus service
DeviceNet
Fully furnished
ITC print station
Laundry
Multi-purpose room/lounge/study space
ResNet
Utilities included
Wireless internet
Floorplans

One room is occupied by one resident. A common pod-style bathroom is shared by approximately 15 rooms. The contract length is fall/spring. This is a typical single room. Please note, room layout and size may vary. 

One room is occupied by two residents. A common pod-style bathroom is shared by approximately 15 rooms. The contract length is fall/spring. This is a typical double room. Please note, room layout and size may vary. 

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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: 10 minutes
  • Walk to Kinnick Stadium: 7 minutes
  • Walk to downtown: 15 minutes
  • Cambus: Blue, Red and Interdorm arrive every 10-12 minutes during business hours
Building type: 
Traditional Residence Hall
Neighborhood: 
West
Year built: 
2015
Population: 
501
Front desk: 
Front desk hours:

7:00 a.m.-12:00 a.m. Sunday-Wednesday
7:00 a.m.-2:00 a.m. Thursday-Saturday

Laundry

Petersen Residence Hall

Address: 304 Grand AvenueIowa City, IA 52242United States