Iowa State Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 6.0% of the student population at Iowa State. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Iowa State Disability Services.
Iowa State for the Military
While not a "service academy", Iowa State does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Iowa State Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Iowa State for Veterans Guide.
Iowa State offers On-Campus Day Care
For students with young families, Iowa State does offer some day care. Programs like this are often in very high demand, so be sure to inquire as soon as you can.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Iowa State University
Iowa State offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Iowa State University
Iowa State has a comparatively very large, student body. There were 29,621 undergraduates in 2019. Full-time attendance was 27,929 (94.3%). Part-time attendance was 1,692 (5.7%).
Iowa State University is Ranked #768 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Iowa State is more diverse than average in terms of overall diversity. We rank Iowa State #768 out of 3,514.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Iowa State University Competes in the NCAA
Iowa State has a total of 570 student athletes, 323 men and 247 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$55,191,424|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$55,154,127|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Iowa State University Athletics