About ISU

Iowa State University is a public, land-grant university, where students get a great academic start in learning communities and stay active in 800-plus student organizations, undergrad research, internships and study abroad. They learn from world-class scholars who are tackling some of the world's biggest challenges -- feeding the hungry, finding alternative fuels and advancing manufacturing. For more information, please visit our website at www.iastate.edu.


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Principles of Community

  • Respect
  • Purpose
  • Cooperation
  • Richness of Diversity
  • Freedom from discrimination
  • Honest and respectful expression of ideas