Chapter 30 – Housing
A limited number of University-owned houses and apartments are available for incoming faculty and staff on a temporary basis while they seek permanent housing. Occupancy is limited to two years. Faculty and staff are encouraged to limit occupancy to one year. Rental rates are increased significantly in addition to the market-adjusted rental rate each year after the first year.
New incoming faculty and staff will be assigned University-owned housing on a date-of-application basis. Applicants must be able to show proof of University affiliation at time of assignment.
Faculty and staff who have lived in the Iowa City area more than three months are not eligible to rent these homes.
A few University-owned houses are available to registered University of Iowa graduate students. A few University-owned apartments are available to registered University of Iowa undergraduate and graduate students. Occupancy is limited to two years and/or the completion of an undergraduate, graduate or professional school program.
Assignments for these University-owned properties are made on a date-of-application basis. Students, graduate and undergraduate, must be able to show proof of University affiliation at time of assignment.