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Iowa State University

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Address: Ames, IA 50011
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Big-time Sports at Iowa State University

As a season football ticket holder since 1984, I can attest to seeing many excellent teams play at Jack Trice Stadium. Unfortunately for the local crowd, the better teams often... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Ames, Iowa
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

As a season football ticket holder since 1984, I can attest to seeing many excellent teams play at Jack Trice Stadium. Unfortunately for the local crowd, the better teams often were the visitors; that is life in the Big Twelve conference. A newspaper writer once asked two lonely end-zone fans what they were doing there when most others had left... More 

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Dover, Delaware
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful and in bloom! Walking paths in a lovely setting plus a great university. Wish I could go here!!

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Warminster, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The buildings on the campus of Iowa State University are beautiful. Big columns and concrete steps leading up to the Agriculture building made me stop and say - can you imagine this being your classroom building? So cool! The Campanile is also a beautiful structure and it's lovely to hear it ring every quarter hour. The football stadium is also... More 

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

The Iowa State University is a beautiful campus and an excellent place to visit and attend as a student. cy17mis546

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed most of our Experience Iowa State day. It was great to have the break out sessions by college and major. Having the different college groups/oportunities (study abroad, greek life, learning communities, etc.) early in the day was also wonderful. What we learned about Iowa State totally changed my daughter's mind about her favorite college until that day. She... More 

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Sioux City, Iowa
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

I have fallen in love with ISU. The professors seem to want to teach individual students and are willing to chat or help when asked. The sports programs are excellent year-round, and I have spent many fond hours at football, basketball and gymnastics events. Ames is just big enough to seem urban yet small enough to be able to escape... More 

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Kansas City, Kansas
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

We did an experience campus visit. Beautiful walking areas. Buildings and grounds are well maintained. Lots of different majors offered. Very nice people. Decent food at dining halls. We liked the various parking areas, but were surprised at all the restrictions with parking.

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Ames, Iowa
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

Iowa State has an absolutely beautiful campus, and has strived to provide top notch sporting & concert venues to Iowa. Highly recommend visiting, or attending college here.

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West Branch, Iowa
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Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Got to see Hilton Magic at its finest. What a great time.Campas was beautiful even in the dead of winter term.

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Pratt, Kansas
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Reviewed 8 March 2017

Went to the final home gate of 2016-17 basketball. Amazing environment at Hilton Coliseum. One of the top environments in the NCAA!

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