Comments: Applications for our GP-IDEA programs are accepted year-round, but to have the best chance of enrolling before the enrollment limits are reached, apply before the recommended deadlines:
Fall admission: February 15
Spring admission: September 15
Summer admission: February 15
Application Mailing Process:
Iowa State University has a self managed application process, which means you collect the appropriate materials and submit them electronically and by mail as necessary to the addresses below. For the items to be mailed, it is very important that you separate your materials correctly.
Required by Office of Admissions
Required to be sent by mail to the address below:
Financial Statement (international applicants only)
Academic records should bear the original stamp or seal of the school official responsible for issuing such records, such as the registrar or controller of exams for that institution. Faxed, scanned, and notarized copies are not considered official. Records certified by lecturers, professors, or any other school officials who do not hold primary responsibility for maintaining the academic records of the institution will not be accepted.
Mail Admissions Envelope To:
Office of Admissions
100 Enrollment Services
Iowa State University
Ames, IA 50011-2011 USA
Required by Certificate Program
Send to program:
Copy of Application Form
Three Letters of Recommendation
Mail Certificate Program Envelope To: Family Financial Planning Certificate Program 310 MacKay Iowa State University Ames, IA 50011
Iowa State Graduate College, 1137 Pearson Hall, (515) 294-4531, .