The following page is a two column layout. Page sections are identified with headers. The footer contains update and contact information.
Find out more about the characteristics of students who attend ISU.
See how many students applied, accepted, and enrolled at ISU. Learn more about students’ high school preparation and test scores.
Learn about costs to attend ISU and how much financial aid is typically awarded.
Estimate your cost to attend ISU in a few simple steps.
Learn more about professors, where students live, and campus safety at ISU.
Discover ways to be actively involved in your education at ISU – inside and outside the classroom.
See which majors are most popular at ISU and what recent graduates plan to do after earning their bachelor's degree.
Discover how many students who start at ISU finish their bachelor's degree and how long it takes.
Figure out what learning gains to expect in critical thinking, writing, and other important subjects at ISU.
|Students per Faculty||17 to 1|
|Undergraduate classes with fewer than 30 students||59%|
|Undergraduate classes with fewer than 50 students||79%|
|Total Full-Time Instructional Faculty||1,446|
|% of Full-Time Instructional Faculty Who Are Female||35%|
|% of Full-Time Instructional Faculty Who Are Persons of Color||22%|
|% of Full-Time Instructional Faculty Who Have the Highest Academic Degree Offered in Their Field of Study||94%|
89% of new freshmen live in campus-based housing or residence halls.
34% of all undergraduates live on campus
Some of the ways Iowa State ensures its commitment to safety include staffing a 24-hour police department, offering a campus escort service, and providing an Help Van to assist motorists. The new ISU Alert system will quickly alert Iowa State University students, faculty and staff of potentially dangerous situations through telephone calls, text messages, and e-mail.