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Iowa State University

Ames, IA 50011
+1 515-294-4111
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Summer Iowa Road Trip

Ther are not many public parking places. Couldn't park to walk around? I drove around. It is not... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Fountain Hills, Arizona
average among the universities in US

there are a few buildings worth for photo-taking, the photo-taking hot spot would be the fountain... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great school” (12 reviews)
Ames, IA 50011
+1 515-294-4111
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Ther are not many public parking places. Couldn't park to walk around? I drove around. It is not near the historic Ames area. You can't walk from the campus to the downtown area.

Thank carolkubota
Reviewed 1 week ago

there are a few buildings worth for photo-taking, the photo-taking hot spot would be the fountain before the Memorial building and the clock tower, besides, there may be some buildings with dome at the top, may be also good for photo-taking. But there are not...More

Thank ELKW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the campus. It is rated in top 20 of being the safest in the United States, which is so important to me!

Thank Joanna S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reiman Gardens is a must if you visit Ames, IA. It is a beautiful outdoor/indoor adventure with many places to sit and relax. The array of plants outside and in the conservatory are amazing and well maintained. The butterfly house and display will fascinate young...More

Thank hthcah
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Great hospitality by students and staff. Beautiful campus and easy to navigate! CyRide is awesome too!

Thank penguin819
Reviewed 27 May 2017

What neat old buildings in a city/campus setting. The staff at Iowa State do a great job at presenting the University and providing a informational tour.

Thank John316Wisconsin
Reviewed 20 May 2017

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...More

Thank CKWalter2014
Reviewed 11 May 2017

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

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 28 April 2017

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...More

Thank 858sharlae
Reviewed 11 April 2017

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

Thank James M
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Furman Aquatic Center
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Stephens Auditorium
10 reviews
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