Iowa State University Residence Halls

Fredericksen Court

Staying at "Freddy" offers the best of both worlds: the independence of apartment living and the convenience of on-campus living. Just a five minute walk from central campus, Frederiksen Court is located on the north side of campus on Stange Road near the Industrial Education building.


Maple-Willow-Larch is conveniently located on the southeast side of campus, close to the Iowa State Center and Lied Recreational Center.  The three buildings can house over 1500 residents in air-conditioned, double and triple rooms.  Season's Marketplace, a brand new dining facility is settled in the middle of the three residence halls to provide a variety of meals throughout the day to these residents.


Wallace and Wilson are twin, 10-story traditional, residence hall buildings.  They are located near the ISU cross country course, cricket field, intramural fields, inline hockey arena, the Ames/ISU Ice Arena, and the ISU Southwest Athletic Complex.

Richardson Court

The Richardson Court association is comprised of nine different residence halls, all situated around a large courtyard. They are located close to Oak-Elm dining center and the new Season's Marketplace and offer a variety of living options from singles to triples.


Union Drive

The popular Union Drive community can house over 2500 residents on the west side of campus.  Traditional dorm style living and suites are both options in these buildings and most are air-conditioned.  Close by you will find the large Union Drive Marketplace dining center and many campus buildings with classrooms and recreational facilities. 



Iowa 4-H Center

Located within 20 minutes from ISU Campus, the Iowa 4-H Center offers 360 beds for year round rentals grouped among five villages, with onsite dining facilities available. In addition, the Iowa 4-H Center offers a year-round outdoor Challenge Course for great team building opportunities.



Ames Community Facilities

Ames Hotels

Ames offers more than 1400 hotel rooms all located a short distance from any location in Ames! Plentiful and free parking is offered at all locations.

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