The Blank Honors Center


The Honors Student Center

The Honors Student Center is a 12,000 square foot space dedicated to our students. Please note, the 3rd floor space is currently under renovation and the Blank Honors Center is closed until further notice due per University of Iowa instruction


  • Comfy lounges and common areas for studying or socializing
  • Small-group or private study rooms
  • An outdoor patio
  • Computer & printer access 
  • The Belin Family Library
  • The Daum skywalk, which provides direct access to members of the Honors House LLC
  • Extended hours of operation before and during finals week

Hours of Operation

Reception and Staff Offices

Location: 4th floor of the Blank Honors Center

Monday through Friday: Open 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Honors Student Center

Location: 3rd floor of the Blank Honors Center (ITC is room 318)

Spring and Fall

Daily: Open 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Extended Hours During Finals

Extended hours begin the Monday before finals week begins and ends Thursday of finals week. 

Daily: Open at 8:00 a.m. and closing at Midnight


The Honors Student Center (3rd floor BHC) is closed during the summer session for Belin-Blank programs.

Home of Honors

The Blank Honors Center (BHC) is home to state-of-the-art classrooms (first and second floors), the Honors Student Center (third floor), Honors Program offices (fourth floor), as well as the Belin-Blank Center (fifth and sixth floors) who serves the international gifted community. One of the perks of being a member of Honors at Iowa is this learning space. The Blank Honors Center is centrally located on campus and offers a place for students to learn, study, and socialize.