Directions, Hotels, Campus Map, Parking

129th Iowa Academy of Science Annual Meeting

Schindler Education Center
University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls, Iowa


University of Northern Iowa & Vicinity

Arriving and Parking at the University of Northern Iowa


Read Parking Instructions Below!!

The Schindler Education Center is located directly across the street from the UNI Dome near the intersection of Hudson Road and 23rd Street in Cedar Falls. 

Friday, April 21st: Parking on the UNI Campus

Notice: The deadline for ordering parking passes has passed.
Parking passes are being mailed on Monday, April 17th. 

The University will be in session and parking is restricted in all UNI parking lots.

Attendees with parking passes will be able to park in the Industrial Technology Center (ITC) West B lot on Friday. The lot is located south of University Ave across from the Gallager Bluedorn Performing Arts Center. It is a 10 - 15 minute walk from the parking lot to the Schindler Education Center.
Click the Interactive UNI Campus Map button above to locate the ITC West B Lot. 

Some UNI parking lots are available for public parking after 4:00 or 5:00 pm. Be sure to read parking regulations on signs before entering a UNI parking lot. A large concert is being held at the UNI Dome Friday evening. If you are planning to arrive late Friday afternoon parking on campus may be challenging. Use the interactive UNI Campus Map to locate parking lots. 

Residential Parking

Parking is available in residential areas north and east of the UNI campus (and northeast of Schindler). The walk time to Schindler will exceed 15 minutes.

Saturday, April 22nd: Parking on the UNI Campus

Parking passes are not necessary Saturday.

You will be able to park in Latham A Lot and Campbell B Lot without parking passes on Saturday.

Latham A Lot is located immediately west of the Schindler Education Center. Enter Schindler through the canopied West Entrance and come up to the 2nd floor using the stairs or elevators. 

The Campbell B Lot is located northwest of Schindler on the north side of 23rd Street. It is accessed by turning north off 23rd Street. The "B" lot sign marks the lot to your left. Do not park in the "CP" lot. Schindler is only a few minutes walk and you may enter through the West or East Entrances. Click the UNI Interactive Map button to locate Latham A Lot and Campbell B Lot.

Drop-off Zone

A drop-off zone is located on the west side of the Schindler Education Center. This area may become congested when numerous cars enter and exit the lot at the same time. When dropped off, enter Schindler through the canopied entrance and proceed up the stairs or use the elevator to the 2nd floor. The Registration Desk is located in the Great Room at the top of the steps.