University of Iowa

Lost & Found

Lost & Found

Lost and Found is located in the lower level (basement) of the University Capitol Centre (UCC). 


Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Closed all university holidays.

Contacting Lost and Found

Lost and Found can be reached via phone at 319-384-2797 or email:  

We strongly encourage people to call ahead before coming to check Lost and Found for missing items, as the position may not be staffed on certain days due to changes in staffing needs. Please allow 2-3 days for any responses to inquiries about lost items, as it may take time for items to reach our main office from satellite locations across campus.  

If you wish to contact Lost and Found via mail, their address is as follows:

Lost and Found
809 UCC
Iowa City, IA 52242

Turning In A Found Item

Found items can be turned in to Lost and Found during regular hours listed above or can be sent via Campus Mail.  After hours, found items can be placed in secure lockers directly adjacent to Lost and Found.

Satellite Locations

For a complete list of satellite locations of Lost and Found across campus, please check this website.