University Center

The University Center is a gathering space for the Mount Mercy University community. There is a main lounge with big screen TV's, as well as a game area with pool tables and ping pong.

The UC is also the home for Club Friday, a weekly gathering for students, faculty and staff. Club Friday is hosted by a different student organization each week from 3 to 4 p.m. during the academic year.

Features of University Center

  • A new commons and dynamic event space
  • Academic Center for Excellence
  • University Ministries Center
  • Dining Center and Hilltop Café
  • Campus bookstore
  • Career, health and counseling services
  • Leadership and international programs
  • Admission, residence life and student life offices
  • Student organizations
  • Conference and meetings rooms
  • Lounge areas
  • Study areas
  • Game room
  • Information desk

Conference Rooms

To reserve a conference room, call Event Services at 319-363-1323, ext. 1663 or visit Virtual EMS to book space online (login required). Within the University Center there are three conference rooms.

Offices Located in the University Center

Dial 319-363-1323 + extension 

Academic Center for Excellence 1208
Campus Store 1209
Coordinator International Services 1543
Coordinator of Leadership Programs 1599
Copy Center 1883
Dining Services 1272
Director of Career Services 1620
Director of Counseling 1257
Director of Health Services 1283
Director of International Programs 1713
Director of Student Activities & Orientation 1865
Information Desk 1229
Public Safety 1234
Residence Life 6469
Student Government Association 1820

Information Desk Hours

Monday — Friday, 8 a.m. to 12 a.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 12 a.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. to 12 a.m.

Services Offered

  • Mount Mercy IDs
  • Approving and posting fliers
  • Faxes
  • Locker rental
  • Reduced cost tickets to area events (bowling, RoughRiders, Kernels, movie theaters) 

Items Available for Checkout

Mount Mercy ID required  | A complete list of items can be found at the Information Desk  

Nintendo Wii
Ping Pong
Bicycles Pool
Board Games Sleds
Cooking Pans/Utensils Tools
DVD/VCR Vacuums