Academic Assistance

Need assistance with

  • Addressing a temporary struggle with your course work?
  • Improving a failing grade on an assignment or course?
  • Earning a higher grade in class?
  • Developing more effective study habits, time management strategies or productive study skills?

We Offer

Drop-In Academic Assistance

Math Composition Literature
Nursing Anatomy/Physiology I & II Science
Business Accounting Economics
Chemistry Lab Sciences Medical Lab Tech
Intro to Computers Psychology  
Physics General Studies  
If your subject is not listed above, please contact the Academic Assistance & Accommodation Coordinator at 515-574-1045.
Monday-Thursday: 8am-9pm  
Friday: 8am-4pm  

Summer and holiday hours by appointment. Hours subject to change. Most up to date schedule available here.

Classroom Assistance

  • Designated 1:1 hour with an Academic Assistant.
  • Treated like a regular class for credit and is Pass/Fail.
  • 1 hour/week = 1 credit.  Up to 4 hours/week = 4 credits.

Proof Reading

  • Review papers and essays with a tutor to look for punctuation, grammatical and organizational errors.


  • Academic Resource Center in the Student Resource Center

Online Tutoring

For more information

Samantha Reeves
Academic Assistance and Accommodations Coordinator

Academic Resource Center