Parents and Families

At Indian Hills Community College, families are important partners to provide students with a successful and enjoyable education. This area will provide you with important resources to help you navigate and understand your student's journey from Admission to Indian Hills all the way up to their graduation day! We want you to be a part of it every step of the way!

Launch Experience


Important resources


  • Admissions
    Is your student interested in attending Indian Hills Community College? Complete a free online application here.

  • Advising
    Academic Advisors are available to help students choose courses to meet their goals and assist with transferring to a four year college and will help in planning your student's future.

  • Bookstore
    Our bookstores on both campuses offer all the textbooks needed for courses each term, as well as Indian Hills apparel and a wide selection of stationery supplies.

  • Orientation
    Once students are accepted to Indian Hills, the final step to becoming enrolled is completing the Online Orientation. After this is completed, students meet with either an Academic Advisor or their Program Director to complete the final steps before Registration.

  • Registration
    Check out the registration, add/drop deadlines, and important dates here!

  • Tutoring
    Indian Hills offers tutoring and other academic resources to help students achieve their full academic potential.

  • Testing
    Indian Hills offers a wide range of tests in our Testing Center. These tests are available to IHCC students, non-students, companies, and the general public.

  • Transcripts
    Transcripts are available upon request. Submit an online transcript request here.

Important Dates

  • Academic Calendar
    See Indian Hills' upcoming events, important dates for courses. etc.

  • Graduation Information
    Please be aware of the dates and procedures given, so your student can participate in the graduation ceremonies and receiving their diploma.

  • Registration Dates
    Registration, add/drop deadlines, and important dates are posted here.

Financial Aid

  • Financial Aid
    See more information about how to reduce college expenses with financial assistance in the form of grants, scholarships, work-study, or loans.

  • Tuition and Fees
    Tuition pays for instruction from quality faculty who value our tradition of great teaching. See more about the cost of attending Indian Hills here.


  • Behavioral Health Services
    Indian Hills provides behavioral health counseling free of charge to all current students.

  • Campus Safety
    Keeping Indian Hills students, faculty, and staff is Indian Hills' number one priority. 

Campus Life

Contact Us:

OneStop Student Service Center

Indian Hills Community College
Bennett Student Services Center
623 Indian Hills Drive
Ottumwa, IA 52501

Phone: (641) 683-5262 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 5262
Email: [email protected]