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​​

Barb Badger
Inter​im Financial Aid Director​

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

Denise Boring​
Financial Aid Specialist

Julie Gossett
Financial Aid Specialist

​Lynnae McNamee-Charles
Financial Aid Specialist

Melissa Mincy
Financial Aid Specialist

Sue Rardin
Financial Aid Specialist, Scholarships

Shelly Stoppel
Financial Aid Specialist​​

Sherry Untiedt
Financial Aid Specialist