Are you a college student headed to Des Moines for an internship?

The University of Iowa offers short-term apartment housing to college students who are interning with Des Moines area businesses and organizations. The Des Moines Internship Village apartments are on the Iowa Center for Higher Education campus, located only a short distance from downtown Des Moines. Flexible weekly leases are available for one- and two-bedroom furnished units with full bathrooms and kitchens. Residents have access to the campus Activities Center that includes an indoor basketball/volleyball court, jogging track, and fitness facility. The Village is on the Metro Transit bus line. Best of all, at the Village you will make friends quickly with students from all over the country who are interning in Des Moines.

For more information on the Village, including floor plans, amenities, and rates, PDF icondownload our brochure

Now leasing for fall 2017 and spring 2018!

The Internship Village is full for summer 2017, but apartments are available for students coming to Des Moines in fall 2017 or spring 2018.

To apply for housing at the Internship Village, complete and submit this application form. We will contact you within 10 working days with the status of your application. If you are accepted, you will receive a lease agreement. A $400 deposit is required with the submission of your signed lease agreement.

For more information about the Des Moines Internship Village, contact Chris Schmidt at 515-235-4000 or email


Pictured: ICHE Campus, with Fenton Hall on the right


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