So you’ve got a dream career in mind and an IEP. We’ll help you RISE up into the vocation you’re passionate about.

RISE is a 4+ program located at Indian Hills Community College. In conjunction with the student's high school, Indian Hills will continue to provide special education services to fulfill unmet transition needs as identified in the student's IEP.  For more information and to apply, please download the RISE Packet below. 

RISE Packet

After completing the RISE application, please print the document and mail it to:

Lisa WashingtonLisa Washington, Coordinator, Student Academic Access
Indian Hills Community College

525 Grandview Avenue Ottumwa, Iowa 52501

Phone: (641) 683-5111, ext. 1737 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 1737
Email: [email protected] 



College Transition Days

Join us! Indian Hills and the RISE program are hosting college transition days. 

Students, parents, and educators will have the opportunity to explore Indian Hills and learn more about beneficial resources including: RISE, Disability Services, Success Center, Vocational Rehabilitation, PACE/GAP and the Ottumwa Job Corps Center. Register by clicking below! 

 Ottumwa Campus 

March 24, 2022 (9AM-1PM) College Transition Day Registration - Ottumwa Campus



Click the links below to view our resources for educators.

RISE 4+ Guidance and Rubrics

RISE Transition Planning Chart