Iowa State University Alumni Center
 

Location and Hours

The ISU Alumni Center is a great first stop on a campus visit. Ample parking is available most days, and it is a convenient location to access CyRide's Orange Route to campus.

Location:

420 Beach Ave.
Ames, IA 50011-1430
(in the Iowa State Center complex between C.Y. Stephens Auditorium and Jack Trice Stadium)

Hours:

General:
Monday-Friday
8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Home Football Saturdays - Cyclone Central:
Three hours prior to kickoff until 30 minutes
prior to kickoff

Holidays and Breaks:
Special building/office hours may apply during university holidays and breaks.

Special Tours:

If you can’t make it to Ames during our regular office hours but would like a tour of the building, we’d love to show you around. To set up a tour call Julie Larson toll-free at 877-ISU-ALUM (478-2586) or email jklarson@iastate.edu. Arrangements must be made at least one week in advance.

Parking:

Parking is available in the Iowa State Center parking lot east of the ISU Alumni Center in Lot A2. If events are being held at the Iowa State Center (Hilton Coliseum, Scheman Building, Stephens Auditorium, Fisher Theater, Jack Trice Stadium, and/or other entities occupying the parking lot for events), parking will be available on a first-come basis. Parking will not be available on football gamedays. Handicap-accessible parking spots are available on both the east and west sides of the ISU Alumni Center.

Download PDF map:


Click image above to download PDF file with Alumni Center map, parking information, and directions.

Driving directions:

From the South:
 Take 1-35 N to Exit 111B
 Take Exit 146 (University Blvd)
 Continue on University Blvd to South Fourth Street
 Take the 3rd drive into the Parking Lot and park in Section A-2

From the North:
 Take 1-35 S to Exit 111B
 Take Exit 146 (University Blvd)
 Continue on University Blvd to South Fourth Street
 Take the 3rd drive into the Parking Lot and park in Section A-2

From the West:
 Take 1-80 E
 Bear right onto 1-35N
 Take Exit 137B (1-35N to Minneapolis)
 Take 1-35 N to Exit 111B
 Take Exit 146 (University Blvd)
 Continue on University Blvd to South Fourth Street
 Take the 3rd drive into the Parking Lot and park in Section A-2

From the East:
 Take 1-80 W (to Des Moines)
 Take Exit 137B (1-35N to Minneapolis)
 Take 1-35 N to Exit 111B
 Take Exit 146 (University Blvd)
 Continue on University Blvd to South Fourth Street
 Take the 3rd drive into the Parking Lot and park in Section A-2

 
Iowa State University Alumni Center