University Catering is proud to be apart of your special day. We have a been a cornerstone of the Iowa City Community for many years, building relationships on and off campus. As a full service catering company, we work with venues in the Iowa City, Coralville and North Liberty areas. We offer complete wedding planning for your entire reception, personalizing every detail to match your vision for your wedding.

A full staff of caterers, bartenders and on-site event specialists will be available to ensure you evening goes seamlessly. We strive  to create an effortless and stress free day for you to enjoy, while creating memories that will last a lifetime. Contact us to speak to our wedding planner and start a consultation today.

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Wedding Selections

As part of your on-campus wedding experience University Catering pairs superior reception service with cuisine tailored to your event, providing you and your guests with impeccable fine dining. We have extensive experience serving a wide variety of dining options including plated meals, butler passed canapés, gourmet displays, and action stations to best suit your reception. We can do anything from a backyard BBQ to a four course served meal, making every menu exactly how you like it.  We enjoy customizing items to your needs and allowing you to pick and choose your options.

Buffet Dinner

Enjoy a variety of homemade entrees, served buffet style.

Buffet Dinner Menu

Served Dinner

Enjoy delectable plated dinners for a one-of-a-kind wedding.

Served Dinner Menu

Wedding Bar

Choose from a variety of options for your big day.

Wedding Bar Menu

Wedding Services

  • Two Complementary Hors D'Oeuvres
  • Wedding Planning Services
  • Winter Wedding Tasting Show
    • Up To 4 Guests
  • On Site Event Specialist & Catering Staff
  • Complimentary Bar Attendants
  • Complimentary China & Glassware Service
  • Beverage Stations Or Beverage Service To Guest Tables
  • Black Or White Table Linens
  • Variety Of Colored Napkins
  • Table Numbers & Holders
  • Complimentary Centerpieces (Subject To availability)
    • Battery Operated Votive
    • Candles & Mirror Tiles
  • Flexible Floor Plan
    • Includes Set Up & Tear Down
  • Honeymoon Suite For The Bride & Groom Iowa House Hotel
    • Only available for weddings booked in the IMU
    • Subject To Availability
    • Iowa House Hotel
  • Colored Floor Length Linens - $25/linen
  • Colored Overlays - $20/linen & Up
    • Size: 72x72”
  • Charger Plates - $4/charger
    • Gold Or Silver
  • Chair Covers - $6/chair
    • White, Ivory Or Black
  • Colored Chair Sashes - $6/sash
  • Chiavari Chairs - $6.50/chair
    • Gold, Silver Or Black
  • Ivory Or Black Chair Pad - $6.5/chair
  • Contact IMU Event Services for Information on the following:
  • Screen & Projector For Slideshow - $425
  • Colored Uplighting - $10/light
  • Black Backdrop - $108
  • Pipe & Drape - $2/linear Foot
    • Black Or White

Your big day, the Iowa way. 

The University of Iowa offers an array of beautiful venues across campus to hold your unforgettable day.