Submitting Documentation

​​​​How to submit the required documentation:

There are several ways you can submit your documentation.
Please be mindful that we must be able to read the documents.

  • Upload your documents using the link that was sent to you
  • Bring your documents to
    DMACC Southridge Center
    Workforce Training Academy
    1111 E. Army Post Road, Suite 2004
    Des Moines, Iowa 50315


Required Documentation:

1. Household Income

 We will accept a copy of one of the following:


      • Paycheck stubs from the last 6 months that shows your name and date  
      • If you (and/or spouse/significant other) have not worked for the past 6 months, you can provide one of the following:
        • White sheet (Wage A and DBRO Screens) from Iowa Workforce Development. Make sure you have a photo ID and know your social security number. Their locations are:
          • Ames: 903 Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50010
          • Denison: 504 Hwy 39 North, Denison, IA 51442
          • Des Moines South: 200 Army Post Road, Ste 44, Des Moines, IA 50315
          • Des Moines North: 100 E Euclid Suite #4 (Park Fair Mall), Des Moines, IA 50313


      What qualifies as a household:


      • If you are married or have a significant other, we need income verification for each of you for the past 6 months.
      • If you are living with family or friends, you will be considered a household of one, plus any dependents you are responsible for.
        • We do NOT need your parents/roommates/etc. income information.

2. Proof of High School Completion

​ We will accept a copy of the following:

  • An unofficial graduation transcript from your high school OR college.
  • A diploma from your high school OR college.
  • If you went to DMACC, you are responsible for submitting your transcript or diploma.
  • If you do not have these records, you can contact your high school or school district: 

3. Proof of State Residency

We will accept a copy of one of the following:

  • ​Iowa driver's license (must be valid)
  • A recent postmarked envelope with your name and address (i.e. utility bill)
  • Voter’s registration card