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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

100 Enrollment Services Center Ames, IA 50011
Phone: (515) 294-4111
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Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Nick Battles
  • Mar-28-2018 I am a current student here

    Get involved! Being a student at Iowa State provides the chance to check out over 900 different student organizations and truly find a community or communities that can amplify your experience here.

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  • Hannah Schmidt
  • Nov-28-2017 I am a current student here

    Perspective students should take the time to look into what area of study they would like to pursue. It is never too late to start saving for college, it is quite expensive and the expenses add up quickly. Never wait to send in your application for admission because the earlier, the better.

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  • Lauren from Maple Grove, MN
  • Oct-16-2017 I am a current student here

    Tour the campus beforehand! I fell in love with the campus and that's what persuaded me to come to ISU. Make sure to take advantage of the Supplemental Instruction hours, they will save your grades.

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  • Courtney from Center Junction, IA
  • May-02-2017 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Keep your options open. You may love the first college you visit, but then see the next one and change your mind.

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