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Most Helpful Review for Iowa State University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Jennifer from Shoreview, MN
  • 24 out of 24 people found this review helpful

The learning environment at Iowa State is unlike anything else, there's no doubt in my mind that it has been a challenge, but the school offers many resources for any student who is willing to seek them out. the collegiate learning experience demands a lot from it's students but at Iowa State they offer tutors, help sessions, study tips, workshops for writing, and most teachers and/or teaching assistants offer one on one help so no matter what you're having trouble with, you'll be able to find someone that can help. furthermore there is no doubt in my mind that I...

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  • Em
  • Oct-20-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    I love the feel of the campus. Just walking around the campus I felt like I belonged there. They seem to care a lot about what their students go on to do after college.

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  • Zachery from Pasadena, TX
  • Jul-20-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    It's a top notch campus, among the best universities in the nation. The campus is beautiful from what I've seen in their pictures. The people are friendly and welcoming.

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  • Toledo, IA
  • Jul-14-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    The campus is beautiful, if a little spread out. The students can be a little wild, and ISU has more 'trouble with the law' than UNI or Iowa. However, it is a very nice place.

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  • reviewer
  • Jun-25-2014 I am a current student here

    The faculty and students are not very helpful.Also, the university is not very international student friendly.It is Difficult to find Jobs to support education.

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  • Cosmo
  • May-06-2014 I am a current student here

    There are plenty of activities to suit everyone. The teachers are friendly people. Potential friends are everywhere.

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  • Katharina from Ames, IA
  • May-01-2014 I am a current student here

    Iowa State University has an excellent class catalog, which is very diverse and interesting. It is affordable and offers many scholarships. And there are so many opportunities to get involved around ISU and Ames, that you will make friends easily and never feel bored.

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  • Christina from Cary, IL
  • Apr-29-2014 I am a current student here

    Iowa State University sees their students as numbers. They admit too many students, and claim it's a good thing. During my time here I have rarely had a class with less than 100 students, and several with over 300;

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