MINDS (Undecided in Human Sciences)

“The best part about being in a learning community is getting to know people that have similar interests and goals as you.”-Brittney D
“The best part about being in a learning community is always having someone to guide you, encourage you, and help you whenever needed.” -Carly

Majors Eligible to Join

Undecided students in the College of Human Sciences

Program Description

Are you a College of Human Sciences student still exploring your education and career options? MINDS will help you explore your career possibilities and options while giving you the opportunity to get to know your fellow Cyclones. You’ll participate in an orientation class taught by college advisers and engage in learning and social activities with peer mentors. You’ll get guidance for your first semester, as you learn about your strengths and set a course for your Iowa State adventure.

Living Options


Signing up

Students will sign up during Orientation. Please ask your adviser for more information.


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Clayton Johnson

131 MacKay Hall

Shelina Ashlock

Laura Kilbride