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Iowa Western Community College

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My son is a student at IWCC finishingNot so brightBusiness - Management and Administration
My son is a student at IWCC finishing his 2nd year there. His experience there has been horrible. First year at holiday break his dorm room and another suite mate's room were broken into by one of the other suite mates. Then his car was vandalized by students walking up and down the hood, roof and trunk. This year he was assaulted in the parking lot by thugs on campus that do not even go to school there. The school has done very little to remedy these situations. Horrible 2 years and we all can't wait for it to be over! Do Not Send Your Child To This School!! It is not a safe campus!
1st Year Female -- Class 1920
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This would be the Biggest Hole in theFine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc
This would be the Biggest Hole in the wall....The reason why in your housing contract you can not bring your own pet, that is because here at Iowa Western - you Automatically get a free Rat/Mouse. in between the dirty floors, no hot water. the elevators and Pipes are always breaking.

When i first moved in I thought the dorms were made of Cheese, it looked green and Smelled like cheese too, turns out the whole place is made of Mold. to which you get to pay for the damage of it at the end of the semester.The Teachers and students were the only one's who actually seem to care.

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This college is one joke, after another.Art & Design Department
This college is one joke, after another. the only thing good about the place is the students. the Housing department does not take care of anything. the housing is usually a garbage pit with mold and is unsafe. moving in/out, try the stairs, the elevators if not stuck will start smoking. the siding at last check on the suites were torn off in a lot of areas, nails were on the roof and shingles broken off. water pipes shake and break open. staff members are too drunk to do their jobs. half of them drive their 4 by 4's up hills side ways almost tipping over or do strange things like drive them into the water sprinklers completely soaking the whole cart.

The kind of fun the staff have planned for all students is usually clowns and children's games. as we all are/were adults.

the food in the college cafe has gotten much better, it used to be undercooked raw food now it is quite nice, the dishes were usually dirty, they are clean now.

Most teachers don't know how to use the Online campus system : ROC, which ROC is usually broken to most students and staff. but IT seems to think broken means it working right. so they won't fix it, and if you complain they show you that there are tons of errors but they think its normal.

Volunteering on this campus : it peasants work if your at the art center volunteering for the theater. they don't count you as a team member. and does not count as volunteering, it won't go on your record for volunteering and won't help get a job later on in pay for an education and only get ripped off here. you do get to make a lot of friends though.

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