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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Secondary School GPA: Recommended
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

107 Calvin Hall Iowa City, IA 52242-1396
Phone: (800) 553-4692
Admissions Phone: (800) 553-4692
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Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Anonymous
  • Jan-15-2015 I am a current student here

    Put high school or community college behind you right away mentally. Being at a large University like Iowa is a completely different world than what you're used to. That might sound terrifying, but it's actually exhilarating. There are so many opportunities available to you that can completely change your life, but you have to be willing to step out of your comfort zone! Go Greek, join a few too many clubs, take a class you never would have taken in high school, wander around downtown. Make the most of your time on your visits and in your first few weeks; if you take chances here, they'll pay off eventually.

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

    Make as many new friends in the first couple weeks as you can. Go out side of your comfort zone and try something new. It's the best time in your life to go for change and do something you've never done before. Also make sure to stay on top of your studies. Don't be afraid to tell someone no. If you need to study but they want to hangout, you can always hangout tomorrow or even next week!

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  • Kaitlyn from North Liberty, IA
  • Jan-07-2015 I am a current student here

    Be sure to completely check in on your prospective major, what Iowa requires and wants you to fulfill, and make sure to compare it to other colleges. While Iowa is the best fit for many majors, there are some programs that other colleges have a better program for.

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  • Jordan from Earlham, IA
  • Jan-07-2015 I am a current student here

    My main tip to anyone entering college is to not get all caught up in the social scene and to pay attention to the academics. Make sure to take some time off to de-stress as well. Balance is key.

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  • hawkeye
  • Dec-27-2014 I am a current student here

    Get involved! Joining clubs and organizations are a perfect way to meet new people that aren't on your floor because, trust me, you will get sick of the people on your floor quicker than you think.

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