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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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AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

100 Enrollment Services Center Ames, IA 50011
Phone: (515) 294-5836
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Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Samantha from Chicago, IL
  • Oct-10-2016 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Don't skip past this school just because it's in Iowa, and you think it's nothing but boring country, because there are still many people from the city, from other states and cities, and there are plenty of fun things to do on campus.

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  • Clarice from Ames, IA
  • Oct-08-2016 I am a current student here

    Get out of your comfort zone and seize every opportunity that interests you! Don't be afraid to ask for help, and don't stress out if you haven't made a true friend group in your first couple of weeks or even by the end of your freshman year. Trust me, it will happen all in good time! A piece of advice from me to you is from one of my favorite quotes, "Don't be afraid to fail. Be afraid not to try."

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  • ryan from westminster, co
  • Aug-07-2016 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    if you want the big school college experience like you see in movies then this school may be a good fit.

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  • joseph from winona, mn
  • May-26-2016 I am a current student here

    know how much you will eat so you don't overestimate on the meal plan. a lot of people end up having lots of extra meals at the end of their first semester. but also the food is good so don't worry about going hungry. destination iowa state can be a pretty nice way to get to know people and the campus some so if you have a cool group, it's worth going.

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