Prospective Students

Apply Now to Join the design community

Joining the College of Design is as easy as applying to Iowa State!

How to Apply 

When to Apply

  • The Office of Admissions processes applications up to one year prior to each term of entry.
  • Undergraduate admissions are offered on a rolling basis
  • Many College of Design scholarships require application by February 1
  • Prospective graduate students should consult their programs for deadline information
  • International applicants should consider visa processing timelines whem applying to Iowa State.