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Academic Rigor
4.2348
Dorm Life
4.0213
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4.0974
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3.9688
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4.7723
Greek Life
4.6667
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Most Helpful Review for Iowa State University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Jennifer from Shoreview, MN
  • 27 out of 28 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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  • Kaitlyn from De Witt, IA
  • Jul-11-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Iowa State has a beautiful campus: a large lake, a scenic atmosphere, and beautiful buildings. I could not believe the outstanding facilities I was able to tour nor the close but large feeling of the campus itself. Definitely ready to start my adventure at Iowa State!

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  • Student from Saint Louis,MO
  • Jun-10-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Iowa State is probably the best decision I could have made. It's an amazing school for engineering and agriculture. As well as it's in an extremely friendly town and it has a beautiful campus. N

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  • Samiul from Bangladesh
  • Feb-11-2015 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    This college seems very much flexible and full of opportunities for international students like me

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  • Katherine from West Des Moines, IA
  • Jan-09-2015 I am a current student here

    Iowa State is a great university on a comfortable campus.The staff are generally quite friendly as well as the other students. The school has a great variety of majors and over 800 clubs to get involved in so anyone can find a niche that suits them.

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  • Tyler from Ames, IA
  • Jan-08-2015 I am a current student here

    Iowa State University is a great place for Engineering and Agriculture majors. There is a friendly, team atmosphere wherein everybody is working with each other to achieve a higher level of education. This university is a great place for just about anyone.

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  • Jacob
  • Jan-03-2015 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    Pretty. Hope the marching band is good.

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  • Amra from Des Moines, IA
  • Jan-01-2015 I am a current student here

    The campus is wonderful. The dorms as in any college are a little rough. The educational quality is above expectation.

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  • Ron
  • Dec-31-2014 I am a current student here

    Iowa State University is a fantastic school. I recommend it to anyone, regardless of whether or not you are a STEM major, because the school itself is very diverse and has many resources behind it. It is definitely an all-around great school.

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  • Luke from Minneapolis, MN
  • Dec-30-2014 I am a current student here

    It is a very friendly school, the teachers and students alike. The campus is big but has a small college feel. It's a great engineering school.

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  • Anna from Cedar Falls, IA
  • Dec-25-2014 I am a current student here

    Iowa State University is a wonderful environment to learn and to enjoy your free time in. There are numerous things to get involved in or attend, so there's never a dull moment. You will truly enjoy your adventure at Iowa State.

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