DMACC Alumni

DMACC Alumni Association

Welcome to the DMACC Alumni Family!

As a former student of Des Moines Area Community College, you are automatically a member of the DMACC Alumni Association. You’re joined by over 60,000 graduates and attendees who have benefitted from a DMACC education.

Founded in 1981, the DMACC Alumni Association represents and serves alumni and friends from all of DMACC’s campuses and centers. The DMACC Alumni Association is an integral part of the DMACC Foundation and is a valuable tool in connecting alumni, students, and friends to DMACC for the purpose of increasing the overall advancement efforts of the DMACC Foundation.

We encourage our alumni to get involved in the DMACC Alumni Association and enjoy the benefits of staying connected. The Alumni Association offers opportunities to:

  • Connect alumni with the College and our students
  • Network with fellow alumni and community members
  • Promote the College
  • Raise funds for scholarships and other projects
Notable Alumni


Recognizing Alumni Excellence

The DMACC Alumni Association recognizes exemplary alumni achievement through the conferment of three awards: the Outstanding Alumni Award, Alumni Early Achievement Award, and Impact Award.

Notable Alumni



Benefits Available for Alumni

As an alum of DMACC, a wide variety of resources and benefits are available to you. Our Career Center office provides job leads and referrals at no cost. Additional opportunities available to you include employment resources in Iowa, transcript requests, continuing education classes, discounts at DMACC Bookstores, discounted movie tickets, and more!

Resources & Benefits



Travel with DMACC

​​​​The DMACC Alumni Association is partnering with Collette to offer national and international travel opportunities. When you register for a trip as an alum, supporter or friend of DMACC, a percentage of the trip proceeds goes to support student scholarships at DMACC.


Stay Connected


What have you been up to?

Welcome! If you have graduated from Des Moines Area Community College, please use this form to update the DMACC Alumni Association on where you live and what you're doing.

Online Form



Your purchase makes a difference

​​​​Purchases made online or in store at the DMACC Ankeny Bookstore benefit the students and the College. The College receives annual financial allowances from its relationship with the Ankeny Bookstore that are in turn used to help support the academic mission of DMACC.




Take the next step

Whether you’re providing annual support, funding a specific scholarship or remembering DMACC in your estate plans, you can be a part of delivering quality education and training through your charitable giving.​




Looking for something to do?

Engaging events are always underway! From fundraiser, to banquets, to races, there's something for everyone to participate in and enjoy. With its diverse array of events, DMACC continues to enrich the educational experience for alumni.

Current Events

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