Individual Guest Housing

Need a place to stay?

We provide overnight accommodations to individuals visiting the university and the Cedar Valley. Guest housing is available at all times throughout the year, on both a long-term and short-term basis. Room type is based on need and availability, which may be limited, especially during the academic year.

Guest Housing is available to:

  • Academically affiliated UNI Guest (visiting faculty, staff, international guests, etc.)
  • Visiting college students participating in internships and workshops with Cedar Valley businesses
  • Student participating in UNI short program (less than a semester)
  • Alumni visiting the area
  • Individuals doing business with the university
  • Individual doing business within the Cedar Valley
  • UNI faculty and staff relocating to the area and in need of transitional housing

Below are the types of rooms we offer. Placement will be made based on availability and group size. (Rates effective 8/1/23 through 7/31/24)

One-Bedroom Suite

Furnishings, linens, full/queen bed, private bathroom
(max. 2 people)
Limited availability, year round


One-Bedroom Apartment

Furnishings, linens, living space, kitchenette, full/queen bed, private bathroom
(max. 2 people)
Limited availability, year round


Guest Room

Furnishings, linens, twin loft, community bathroom
(max. 1 person)
Limited availability, academic year


Shared Apartment

Furnishings, linens, shared living room, kitchen and bathroom, private bedroom with twin bed
(max. 4 per apartment, 1 person per bedroom)
Available Mid-May through July only


Additional Services

Additional Services

  • Internet Access - Use of wifi is included as part of your stay. Register your device at the UNI IT website.
  • Laundry Facilities - Guests may use the residence hall washers and dryers for no additional charge, as it is included as part of your stay. Take advantage of our Wash Alert system!
  • WRC Pass - $8 daily admission or $25 for weekly, unlimited use. (Paid for separately at the WRC administration offices.)
  • Parking Pass - Available for non-affiliated UNI guests during the academic year at an additional cost. Included with Shared Summer Apartment.