About Our School
Going to college. It’s perhaps the most important years of your life. It’s a time to explore your interests. Your dreams. What you will become. Where you want your life to go. At Iowa State University, you choose from over 100 majors, taught by professors who are internationally renowned in their fields. So you’ll find the major you want today. But one day you might even discover another major that speaks to a deeper passion you don’t even know you have.
At Iowa State, the opportunities to explore your interests are almost limitless. You have your choice of over 800 clubs, a study abroad program that spans the globe to every continent, advanced research labs where you learn from hands-on experience, Big 12 athletics, and world-touring concerts and Broadway shows.
In other words, at Iowa State you have the options you want and the support you need to explore, struggle, strive, fail, succeed, learn, change, and grow. In the process, you become the unique person you were meant to be.
Iowa State University is the nation’s most student-centered public research university. Nestled on almost 2,000 acres in Ames, the Iowa State campus is one of the most beautiful college environments in the nation.
Enjoy the adventure.