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The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is your foundation for discovery. With so many majors, minors, and academic programs to explore, where will your passion lead you?

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Top bucket list item: kayak around Milford Sound. Check. ? #LASstudyabroad

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Whether you want to study meteorology, music or computer science, you can also study abroad while at Iowa State! Our students are hiking through Scotland, exploring the canals of Venice, kayaking in New Zealand, visiting Mayan ruins in Belize and touring the Louvre in Paris. We offer more than 75 study abroad programs, giving you the opportunity to live and learn in stunning locations. Every student and every major can benefit from studying abroad for a week, a summer or an entire semester. Where will you study?


Getting Started


Before you start your adventure in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at ISU, we need to know where you're coming from. There are different requirements depending on whether your entry path is high school or your entry path is a transfer.


Completing your degree will be one of the most rewarding adventures you will have at ISU. Explore our academic programs (majors, minors, pre-professional programs, etc.) and discover your passion.


The Admissions website is a great resource to learn about student life, plan a visit, learn about financing, and apply.


Our academic advisers are here to help you start your adventure.