Office Hours/Contacts

​​​​​​​​How To Reach Us

The Financial Aid Department is open to serve students both virtually and in-person. Although the Financial Aid Department is available for limited in-person services in Ankeny, Building 1, it is strongly recommended that you call to make an appointment before visiting campus or use one of the following options:

The Financial Aid Office hours of operation are Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Please visit the DMACC Coronavirus website for more DMACC updates and ​resources.


​​​Main Financial Aid Office Location
Ankeny Campus, Building 1

Mailing Address
Des Moines Area Community College
Attention: Financial Aid Office, Building 1
2006 South Ankeny Boulevard
Ankeny, IA 50023-8995

Important Phone Numbers
1-800-362-2127 (option 3)
515-965-7124 (Fax)

Hours of Operation
Monday–Fri​day: 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.​

General Email
When contacting the DMACC Financial Aid Office via e-mail, please include your DMACC Student ID number.

Scholarships Email
Please send all of your scholarship questions to this email address​.

Veterans Services Email
Please send all of your questions about veterans' education benefits to this email address.

Other Campuses
General information is available at Urban, West Des Moines, Newton, Boone, & Carroll campuses in the Student Services Office. For further information, call 515-964-6282 or 1-800-362-2127 (option 3).

​Financial Aid Staff

Ean N. Freels
Financial Aid Director

Barb Badger
Assistant Director of Financial Aid

Ben Rikkels

Financial Aid Advisor

Korrie Price
Financial Aid Advisor

Don Enright
Coordinator of Veteran Programs

Barb Wagner
Administrative Assistant

Phyllis Bailey
Financial Aid Specialist

Melissa Mincy
Financial Aid Specialist

Natalie Coulson-Larmore
Financial Aid Specialist

​Lynnae McNamee-Charles
Financial Aid Specialist

Sue Rardin
Financial Aid Specialist, Scholarships

Sherry Untiedt
Financial Aid Specialist

Shelly Stoppel
Financial Aid Specialist

Denise Boring​
Financial Aid Specialist      ​