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Most Helpful Review for Iowa State University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Jennifer from Shoreview, MN
  • 29 out of 30 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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Student Responses to Review Topic: in 3 Sentences
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  • Lauren from Maple Grove, MN
  • Oct-16-2017 I am a current student here

    I love the atmosphere. They do a wonderful job of making a big school feel small. There are a ton of resources available on campus to help students to succeed.

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

    If you like large campuses, you will love it at ISU. The people are extremely friendly, and you will never feel as if you are not welcome. Once a cyclone, always a cyclone.

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  • Jannic from Ames, IA
  • Feb-26-2017 I am a current student here

    Iowa State wants you to succeed and everyone is very friendly here no matter your color, race, or ethnicity! The rooms are nice and the city of Ames is beautiful. Iowa State aims for inclusiveness and they want you to pursue your passions.

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  • Kendall from Egg Harbor, WI
  • Jan-09-2017 I am a current student here

    This school exploits student opportunities to the fullest. The faculty allows us to pursue our dreams in the most intricate of ways. There is never a dull moment to be found here.

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  • J from Saint Paul, MN
  • Dec-29-2016 I am a current student here

    Iowa State is an incredibly welcoming institution: advisors and professors know me by name! This university has a beautiful campus and is proud of its long standing traditions.

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  • Susan from Whitehall, WI
  • Nov-22-2016 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I love how easy it was getting accepted I applied and got accepted. Defiantly getting accepted made it rise to #1 on my list.

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  • Renee - Moscow, IA
  • Nov-17-2016 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    This school has a beautiful campus and welcoming staff! The dinning is great and has many choices. The classrooms are excellent quality and the dorms are big and well managed!

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  • Emily from Buffalo Grove, IL
  • Nov-08-2016 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    toured the campus and everyone was so nice! the campus was beautiful and well kept as well. students and faculty were more than happy to assist and made sure our visit was nice as well. :)

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