Enrollment Statistics

Iowa State at a glance Fall 2019

Total Enrollment: 33,391 

Undergraduate Total: 28,294

Graduate Students: 4,498 students

Professional Students: 599 students

Fall University Summary Report

ISU News Service Release

Interesting Statistics 2019

  • New direct from high school students (freshman class) of 5,597 students includes 3,380 Iowans.
  • The freshman class has an average ACT score of 25 and an average high school GPA of 3.68.
  • Students come from every county in Iowa, every state in the country, and from 115 countries.
  • This fall, 18,341 Iowans are attending Iowa State (54.9 percent of the student body).
  • A total of 3,189 international students enrolled at Iowa State in fall 2019, comprising 9.6% of the total enrollment.
  • Of the total number of students enrolled in fall 2019, 14,543 (44%) were women and 18,848 (56%) were men.
  • Of undergraduate students, 43% were women, while 82% of professional students were women and 43% of graduate students were women.
  • U.S. multicultural enrollment is 4,870 (15% of total enrollment).

About the Data

Enrollment reports are released on the 10th academic day of the Fall and Spring semesters (early September and late January), and on the 10th day of the second summer session (late June).

The above information was prepared by the Office of the Registrar, Iowa State University. Additional reports are available from Institutional Research.