Overall Niche Grade
- Party SceneA
- Campus FoodA
- Student LifeA+
Iowa State University is ...
NCAA Division I-A
Big Twelve Conference
Iowa State University Rankings
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High School GPA
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
Evening Degree Programs
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.189 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.196 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.196 responses
Most Popular Majors
- Mechanical Engineering316Graduates
- Management Sciences and Information Systems267Graduates
- Kinesiology and Exercise Science236Graduates
- Liberal Arts and Humanities201Graduates
- Animal Sciences and Husbandry184Graduates
- Elementary Education183Graduates
Undergrads Over 25
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Freshmen Live On-Campus
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- of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.243 responses
- of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.304 responses
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After Iowa State University
- Very Good1349
I love Iowa state. The campus is beautiful, I've met my best friends here, and I have access to more resources and opportunities than I ever thought possible.
- 5 days ago
The staff is very friendly, there is a beautiful campus, and wonderful food. The dorms aren't the best, but are very comfy.
- 8 days ago
This School is rather interesting in its spans of options of classes to take. The overwhelming process of choosing classes amazes me.
- 13 days ago