Arriving to Campus

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See below for Options on your arrival to campus: 

Booking an Amtrak train to Ottumwa, Iowa:
(Please see your acceptance packet)

Booking a flight to Des Moines International Airport:
(Please see your acceptance packet)

Arrival Information
Once you have booked your train/flight, email your itinerary to, and be sure to include your date and time of arrival, the airline, and your flight number (if flying). Even if you plan to arrive without our transportation assistance to campus, we still need to know when you will be arriving. If this is the case, when you email us to report your arrival date and time, please be sure to alert us that you will not need transportation assistance.

Airport/Train Station Pickup:
(Will only be available during the dates listed in your acceptance packet.)

To report delays, flight/train changes, and other information during your trip:
During regular office hours (Monday–Thursday 7:15 a.m. – 4:45 p.m. Central Time):
Please call the International Affairs Office toll–free at (800) 726-2585, ext. 5755 or ext. 5266.

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International Affairs Office
Indian Hills Community College
Phone: +1 (641) 683-5755 | (800) 726-2585, ext. 5755