Iowa State University Fall Graduates

Monday, January 16, 2017

At Iowa State University’s fall commencement ceremonies held Dec. 17, 2016, 2,148 students received degrees. Iowa State awarded 1,769 undergraduate degrees, 258 master’s degrees, one veterinary medicine degree and 120 doctor of philosophy degrees.

Of the students receiving bachelor’s degrees, 455 graduated with “With Distinction” (cum laude, magna cum laude or summa cum laude). Twenty students graduated both with distinction and as members of the Honors Program.

Area graduates include:


Miranda Dirks, Bachelor of Science, Apparel, Merchandising, and Design


Madison Ehlers, Bachelor of Science, Computer Science, Cum Laude