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Iowa State University

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)

ISU Address

AMES, IA 50011
General info:(515) 294-5836
Financial aid office:(515) 294-2223
Admissions office:(515) 294-5836University Homepage

Tuition + ISU Housing (2013-2014)

Meals Per Week:19

Undergrad Application Fee: $40
Grad Application Fee:$40

Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:11,270
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 27,941
# of Grad students: 6,483
# of Part time: 15
Total Students: 34,424




American Indian



Pacific Islander




Financial Aid

80% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $2,907

2% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $6,455

75% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $5,397

55% receive student loans and the average amount is $6,586Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Public 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (very high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive

Special Programs

Veterinary Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Required
Test Scores Required
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

81% men vs 84% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:8,927
Women Applicants:7,612
Men Admitted:7,221
Women Admitted:6,427

Student Services

Library On Campus
Remedial Services
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus


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