At Indian Hills Community College, we strive to make the admissions process as simple as possible. We have an "open admissions" policy — anyone who properly applies for admission to the college will be accepted, although acceptance to a specific program is not guaranteed.
Office of Admissions
Indian Hills Community College
Bennett Student Services Center
623 Indian Hills Drive
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(800) 726-2585, x5153
Fax: (641) 683-4277
Campus Tours: (641) 683-5153
Sign up for a personalized visit, to our Main Campus (Ottumwa), and see what Indian Hills has to offer! Enjoy lunch at The Hills Diner, visit our residence halls, talk with financial aid and scholarship experts, speak with an advisor, shop at the Indian Hills Bookstore, and tour our beautiful campus.
Reserve your spot at one of the following upcoming Warrior Wednesdays.
Call Today: (800) 726-2585, 5153
|June 19||10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.|
|July 17||10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.|
|August 7||10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.|
Wednesdays don't work for you? We've still got you covered! Call to schedule a visit that fits your needs.
Please choose one of the following options:
- Apply Online
Follow the instructions to create an account, answer all questions, and submit the application online.
- Print an Application
Carefully complete this application and mail it to the address included in the file.
If you are a new international student, or an international student transferring from a U.S. institution, please view our International Student Admissions process to complete and submit your application.
Students enrolling at Indian Hills Community College for Fall 2012 and later are required to satisfy either Option 1 or Option 2, below:
Option 1: Submit either an official ACT, SAT, or COMPASS score prior to registering for a MATHEMATICS and/or ENGLISH course. (COMPASS scores can be obtained by contacting the institution where the student tested and by requesting the institution to send scores to the Indian Hills Community College Testing Center).
Option 2: Take the COMPASS test prior to registering for a college-level mathematics and/or English class.
For more information, please contact the Testing Center.
Do you need to update your contact information (phone, address, etc.)? Are you wanting to add or change your academic program? Perhaps you've recently married and need to change your name. You can easily let us know using the appropriate form below.
Some programs require background checks as part of the admissions process. For more information and the forms themselves, see below.