Not too easy. Not too difficult.
Most people are really nice to minorities who are from the United States, but there are a huge amount of people who are, sadly, incredibly prejudiced towards international students. It's really sad and discouraging to see.
Aside from that, the diversity on campus and the efforts put forward by the university to bring the community together are both great.I've really enjoyed my classes at Iowa. With the exception of a Poli Sci class and a Sociology course, my classes have been incredible.
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Well-taught, with enthusiastic, friendly professors, they've expanded my knowledge on fields across the board and have made me a better student. The professors come prepared and follow their syllabi to the letter.