Iowa State University

Iowa State University is one of the nation’s leading land-grant universities serving the people of Iowa, the nation and the world through its integrated programs of instruction, research, extension and professional service.

Ranked as one of the nation’s top 50 public universities, Iowa State provides undergraduate programs across a broad range of disciplines. In its dedication to excellence in teaching, Iowa State strives to instill in its students the knowledge and skills essential for their individual development and their useful contribution to society.

A common goal of Iowa State’s undergraduate education is to assure that all students, regardless of disciplinary major, acquire literacy in science and technology; an understanding of the intellectual, historical and artistic foundation of our culture; and a sensitivity to other cultures and international concerns.

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General Information (2016-2017)

Financial Aid:
FAFSA Code: 001869
ACT Code: 1320
SAT Code: 6306
Enrollment: 36,001 total enrollment;
30,034 undergraduate; 5,096 graduate;
730 veterinary medicine
Priority Deadline for Financial Aid: March 1
Tuition & Fees: $7,969 Estimated Books & Supplies: $1,034
On-Campus Room & Board: $8,356 Minimum Admission Requirement: A Regent Admission Index (RAI) score of at least 245.
Types of Programs: Liberal Arts and General, Teacher Preparation, Pre-Professional Preparation,
Professional, Master’s, Specialist’s, Doctoral

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Iowa State University
100 Enrollment Services Center | Ames, IA 50011-2010 | Phone: 800.262.3810


Printed from the Iowa College Student Aid Commission website on July 23, 2017 at 3:29pm.