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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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  • Nick Battles
  • Mar-28-2018 I am a current student here

    Iowa State University is such a phenomenal school with academic rigor, an incomparable culture of student engagement and involvement, a beautiful campus that feels like home, and faculty and staff that not only provide access to, or knowledge of, remarkable opportunities, but also provide support, kindness, and care in the best way possible.

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  • Evangelina from Omaha, NE
  • Dec-30-2017 I am a current student here

    Iowa State will easily start to feel like your home. It is beautiful and will challenge you. You will enjoy your time here and be able to easily find your way around.

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

    Iowa State University is a family-oriented school that prides itself on creating future leaders of tomorrow. It is one of the best schools in the nation and in 2017 around 36,000 students became enrolled. Iowa State is truly one of the best campuses, and treats students with the respect and learning experience they deserve.

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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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