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Iowa State University

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Address: Ames, IA 50011
Phone Number: 515-294-4111

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Loved Iowa State University! The staff is so friendly, organized and the grounds are clean and homey. We felt very welcome.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
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Flower Mound, Texas
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Flower Mound, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

Loved Iowa State University! The staff is so friendly, organized and the grounds are clean and homey. We felt very welcome.

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Winfield, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

We went to an Explore Iowa State visit and we learned quite a bit about the college. Everyone was friendly and the campus is beautiful. Better directions from the parking garage would have been helpful and a few more road signs pointing us in the right direction would have been helpful.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Organized and very informative. no minute wasted. Food was so so. we toured the housing as well as the engineering building facility. got what we wanted to know. perfect

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West Des Moines, Iowa
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40 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

too much drinking, too little monitoring, too much underage drinking, binge drinking, smoking pot. i suppose it is this way all over now. i'll be sending my kids elsewhere after one went here. sadly, this is our alma mater.

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Gulf Shores, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

I went for a football game and really couldn't tell that I was in a college stadium. Seriously, lawn seats! What a waste of a day! At least these crazy cyclones got the crap beat of them to make it a good day!

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Lake Elmo, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

We were welcomed by admissions staff, treated like special guests and shown around a campus that surprised me with its beauty.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

We had a tour of Iowa State University and the campus is outrageously beautifull and large. The spirit for the Cyclones can be felt everywhere.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

The campus was neat and clean. In prior visits parking was somewhat of a problem, but with construction this year was a disaster

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South Bend, IN
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Stopped in on a Saturday. The engineering building was open. Civil & Environmental chair was in and he invited us into his office for conversation and ended up giving this ISU grad an ISU shirt. Great school and staff.

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Kenosha, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

The Iowa State campus is a beautiful campus. The Memorial Union is a historic building and is a great place to find information or to use as a base for a walking tour. Central campus is a very large, open area, save for the signature building of the university: the Campanile, which has both historic and sentimental attachments for alumni... More 

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Address: Ames, IA 50011
Phone Number: 515-294-4111
Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ames

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