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Lots to do. Nice city trails. Good restaurants. Big Grove Brewery is awesome. University has a... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2018
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Beautiful old-fashioned campus

I like this enclosed campus much better than the ones that are scattered through the middle of... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
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Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

Lots to do. Nice city trails. Good restaurants. Big Grove Brewery is awesome. University has a lot to do also.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

I like this enclosed campus much better than the ones that are scattered through the middle of town. It has a more wholesome old-fashioned feel. The campus is a nice mix of old world (The camponile, the swans, the clock tower, etc) and many modern...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

It’s easy to self tour around Iowa State University‘s campus. The campus is very compact with many beautiful buildings, architecture, beautiful old trees, and there are many static art pieces around campus as well.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank MissyBunch
Reviewed 2 October 2018

If you are ever in Ames for a home football game you have to go to the pregame tailgates. The people are inviting and wonderful and he atmosphere is all positive.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 26 September 2018

Iowa State University, besides being a stellar school, has the most beautiful college campus I've ever been on.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Kim S
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Stadium facilities were well maintained and overall well organized. Got fans in and out efficiently. The vending area needs work. We’ve been to others and bigger that handled throughput much better. These had long wait periods. Parking was ok but not well marked...average prices. Fans...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Liberty1961
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Even if you are not a Cyclone, a football game at Jack Trice Stadium will not disappoint. Kind, family friendly fans that will welcome you to join in on the tailgate fun!!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank FloMoPartyofFive
Reviewed 18 September 2018

This is a very nice campus. I was here to see only one thing, the school of Agriculture and Veterinarian Medicine. Because I didn't see any other degree field areas, I can only comment on the Agriculture and Veterinarian schools. The facilities are well kept...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank schees1
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Attended several Iowa State Volleyball games, parking around Hilton is under construction. Traffic is a mess. Once inside the venue is nice, good seats are available

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Debra_50154
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

What a lovely college campus, this is a huge place and the landscaping is terrific. Can’t comment on the traffic issues since we were there at start of semester but if I were starting college again I’d want to be here

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dan G
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