Fall 2014 Enrollment

Iowa State University’s fall 2014 enrollment of 34,732 is the largest in school history, an increase of 4.5 percent (1,491 students) over the previous record of 33,241 in fall 2013.

U.S. News rankings: Iowa State is 50th

Iowa State University comes in at No. 50 among the top public national universities in U.S. News & World Report’s 2015 “America’s Best Colleges” rankings out today. Iowa State is again included (at No. 91) in U.S. News’ top 100 rankings by high school counselors. ISU is tied with 24 schools at the No. 91 spot; ties are a frequent occurrence in the U.S. News rankings. Read more on other ratings.


The Maintenance Shop

The colorlogo_89F85179FDFF9Maintenance Shop, ISU’s premier live-music venue, found in the Memorial Union (west side / Lake LaVerne entrance), is excited to share their fall concert lineup! Visit for further info, links and more and check back often as shows are added and updated throughout the semester! »»»

40th Annual ISPA Conference October 27 - October 28

Iowa State University is hosting the 40th annual Iowa Student Personnel Association (ISPA) annual gathering October 27-28, 2014 in the Memorial Union. The conference is a state-wide gathering of student affairs professionals. For more information and details on how to register, please contact the Dean of Students Office.

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

unnamedThe Workspace at the Memorial Union has a jam-packed schedule of art classes and events. Whether you are a weekend craftier, an artist looking to refine a skill, or someone adventurous enough to try something new, The Workspace is the place to put that creative energy to work. Click to see the full schedule on the Memorial Union’s website.