Iowa State University’s Jack Trice Stadium
Iowa State University of Science and Technology is a public flagship land-grant and space-grant research university located in Ames, Iowa. Iowa State is classified as a Research University with very high research activity (RU/VH) by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. Iowa State is also a member of theAssociation of American Universities of America (AAU), which consists of 62 leading research universities in North America. Iowa State has also been designated an “Innovation and Economic Prosperity University,” a designation awarded to only 54 public universities in the U.S.
Iowa State University’s athletic teams, the Cyclones, compete in Division I of the NCAA and are a founding member of the Big 12 Conference. The Cyclones field 16 varsity teams and have won numerous NCAA national championships.