Overview

Applicants
1,442
Acceptance Rate
76%

Test Scores

SAT Reading
-
SAT Math
-
ACT Composite
22 - 27

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Class Rank
Standardized Test Scores

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
14:1
Total Faculty
140
with Terminal Degree
73

97
Men
43
Women
10
Minority

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
10 - 19

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
85%
Graduate in 5 years
98%
Graduate in 6 years
100%


Degrees

Bachelor's
Post-Bachelor's certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships

Dates

Financial Aid Rating
Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Mar 15

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$12,096

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$11,476

Average Need-Based Loan
$3,718

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$20,940

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$17,224

Financial aid provided to international students
No

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$17,908
Required Fees
$189
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$800

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$2,892
Transportation for Commuters
$800

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodoloy
Federal

Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
College/university loans from institutional funds
Federal Perkins Loans
FFEL PLUS loans
FFEL Subsidized Stafford Loans
FFEL Unsubsidized Stafford Loans
State Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
1,845
Out of State
10%

International
Foreign Countries Represented
13

Demographics

59% female
41% male
10% are out of state
73% are full time
27% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
82%
Help finding off-campus housing
No

Quality of life rating
First-Year Students living on campus
96%

Campus Environment
Village
Fire safety rating

Housing Options

Apartment Single
Dorms Coed
Dorms Female
Dorms Male
Frat Sorority
Other

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
89
Number of Honor Societies
15

Number of Social Sororities
4
Number of Religious Organizations
17

27% join a fraternity
25% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
Division III

Men's Sports (Storm)
11 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross Country
Football
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Wrestling
Women's Sports (Storm)
11 Sports

Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross Country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services

Health

Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
11

Average Number of PC's per Lab
274

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
No

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Online Class Registration Available
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Undergraduates that Own Computers
35%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Betty Dyer
Visit Coordinator

Address
Office of Admissions
701 North C Street
Indianola, IA 50125

Phone
515-961-1624


Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Carse Fitness Center
Blank Performing Arts Center
Carver Science Center and Open Atrium
Pfeiffer Dining Hall
Brenton Student Center

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Buxton Park
Lake Ahguabi State Park
Historic Valley Junction in West Des Moines
Des Moines Sporting Events
Des Moines' many cultural, social and educational opportunities

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Varies
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Not Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
Other

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Limitations
only available for accepted students

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
The Des Moines International Airport is just 20 miles away from campus. Rental cars and taxi service are available at the airport. A Greyhound bus terminal is located in Des Moines. Taxi Service is available from the terminal to campus.

Driving Instructions to Campus
From the North, Northwest: Take I-35 S. to I-80 E., exit 87A. Take I-80 to exit 141, US 65 S. Continue on 65 S. to exit 70, US 65/US 69 S. Travel south on US 65/US 69 to Indianola. In Indianola, tun right on Clinton Avenue. Park in the lot north of Clinton Avenue, between B Street and C Street. From the South, Southwest: Take I-35 N. to Hwy 92, exit 56. Turn right onto Hwy 92 and continue east to Indianola. Remain on Hwy 92 and turn left onto C Street. Park in the lot north of intersection of C Street and Clinton Avenue. From the Northeast: Take I-80 W. to exit 141, US 65 S. Continue on 65 S. to exit 70, US 65/US 69 S. Travel south on US 65/US 69 to Indianola. In Indianola, turn right on Clinton Avenue. Park in the lot north of Clinton Avenue, between B Street and C Street. From the Southeast: Take Hwy 92 W. to Hwy 65/69. Turn right on 65/69. Turn right on 65/69 N. Turn left on Clinton Avenue. Park in the lot north of Clinton Avenue, between B Street and C Street.

Local Accommodations
Apple Tree Inn (1215 N. Jefferson; 515-961-0051); Super 8 Motel (1701 N Jefferson; 515-961-0058)