Student Services


Des Moines/Urban provides a variety of services to the students enrolled here. Below are just some of the many services you will receive as a student at DMACC.

Des Moines/Urban Campus offers resources for college success:

  • Academic Achievement Center and Tutoring
  • Bookstore
  • Library Services
  • TRIO-Student Support Services
    Student Support Services (SSS) is a federally funded TRIO program designed to increase the retention, persistence and graduation rates of students from populations historically underserved and underrepresented in higher education. Students receive comprehensive, individualized support to empower and encourage our students to identify, develop, and pursue their educational and personal goals. We help our students develop the knowledge, habits, and skills necessary to be successful.
    With students always at the center of our work, everything we do strives for these goals.
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  • Testing Center

The Student Services Office can help you get started at DMACC with these services:

  • Admissions​
  • Advising
  • Counseling
  • ​​Financial Aid


Des Moines/Urban Campus has full-time on campus security. Security measures include uniformed security officers, closed circuit television, building security systems, interior and exterior lighting, and emergency notification systems. DMACC Security personnel provide a variety of public services to the college community. These services may include assisting in vehicle starts, vehicle unlocking, faculty, staff and student security escorts to and from vehicles, and basic 1st Aid care.

Urban Campus Security Information
Phone: 515-248-7200 (5-7200 on campus)


Current Student Resources