Whether fostering community, solving big problems, or spreading school spirit, today’s Cyclones are making a name for themselves and Iowa State.
The Iowa State University Community
Loyal. Forever. True.
Iowa State is a large university with a small feel. Forge lifelong friendships and earn a degree that will take you anywhere.
Unearth your full potential in a learning community
Find a built-in social and academic support network that makes your transition to college life easier.About Learning Communities
First-year students participate in at least one learning community
Innovate at Iowa State, for me, means feeling inspired to try something new. I have built a community of like-minded friends and faculty who have supported and mentored me at Iowa State.
Turn your passion into a profession
Choose from more than 100 majors, minors and certificates that can be customized to maximize your impact in the world.
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Innovating solutions for today and tomorrow
See how the Iowa State University community creates, shares, and applies knowledge to make the world a better place.
Triumph over tragedy
Aliya Warth and Windsor
Innovation and Entrepreneurship Academy, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Applying data science to health care
Senior in data science and mathematics
Nanotech: Tiny, mighty science
Balaji Narasimhan, Jonathan Claussen, Carmen Gomes, Jigang Wang, Rizia Bardhan, Chunhui Xiang, Guowen Song
What we’re up to now
May 31 - June 30
Transfer Student Visit Day
Entrepreneurial tools helped Jassma'Ray Johnson grow her own beauty products business
A cancer diagnosis didn't stop Maia Farber from earning her degree in veterinary medicine
Cataclysmic events inspired Amanda Zoe Hernandez Rodriguez to pursue a degree related to global disaster relief