Closed Colleges in Iowa

Obtaining Student Records for Closed Colleges in Iowa

Iowa Code Section 264.1 requires that the trustees or officers of any institution of higher learning, whether incorporated or not, upon going out of existence or ceasing to function as an educational institution must transfer to the office of the registrar of the University of Iowa complete records of all grades attained by its students.

University of Iowa Archives

The following institutions are listed with the University of Iowa archives:

  • AIB College of Business, Des Moines
  • Amity College, College Springs, Page County
  • Cherokee Junior College, Cherokee
  • Grundy College, Grundy Center
  • Iowa Lutheran School of Nursing, Des Moines
  • Iowa Methodist School of Nursing, Des Moines
  • Jenny Edmonson School of Nursing (3-year program)*
  • Keokuk College, Keokuk
  • Marycrest University, Davenport
  • Midwestern College, Denison
  • Open Bible College, Des Moines
  • Ottumwa Heights College, Ottumwa
  • Parsons College, Fairfield
  • Perry Junior College, Perry
  • Sioux Empire College, Hawarden
  • Spencer College, Spencer
  • Tabor College, Tabor
  • Tabor Junior College, Tabor
  • Trinity College, Sioux City
  • Vennard College, University Park
  • Washington Junior College, Washington
  • Westmar College, Le Mars

* Graduates of the Jenny Edmonson School of Nursing 2-year program should refer to information below, in the Schools not in the University of Iowa Archives section, for Nebraska Methodist College.

University of Iowa student records contact:

Office of the Registrar
University of Iowa
1 Jessup Hall
Iowa City, IA  52242
319-335-0229

Schools not in the University of Iowa Archives

American Institute of Commerce
Katie Matt, Midwest Registrar
Kaplan University
kmatt@kaplan.edu

Business and Banking Institute
Dan Neiland
Campus Director
Vatterot College
700 Fleur Drive
Des Moines, IA  50321
515-309-9000

Franciscan University of the Prairies/ Mount St. Clare College
Ashford University
400 North Bluff Boulevard
Clinton, IA  52732
866-711-1700

Hamilton College
Katie Matt, Midwest Registrar
Kaplan University
kmatt@kaplan.edu

Jenny Edmonson School of Nursing 2-year program offered by Nebraska Methodist College
Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing and Allied Health
Registrar's Office
720 North 87th St.
Omaha, NE 64114

Lincoln Technical Institute (Des Moines)
Lincoln Educational Services Corporation
200 Executive Drive, Suite 340
West Orange, NJ  07052
Ph: 973-736-9340
Fax: 973-736-1750

For transcripts contact:
Ms. Jaime Antell
Education Coordinator
Lincoln Technical Institute
9191 Torresdale Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19136
215-335-0800

National Education Center (NEC)
National Institute of Technology (NIT)
West Des Moines Technical Institute

For transcripts* contact:
Vicki McKiddy
Cengage Learning
10650 Toebben Drive
Independence, KY  41051
Ph: 859-525-5351
Fax: 859-525-5357
* $25 fee for transcripts

Performance Training Institute (Iowa-resident, online students only)
Iowa College Student Aid Commission
Attn: Postsecondary Registration Administrator
(877) 272-4456
info@iowacollegeaid.gov

Quest College
Katie Matt, Midwest Registrar
Kaplan University
kmatt@kaplan.edu

St. Joseph Mercy School of Nursing (at Marian Health Center)
Mercy Medical Center Sioux City
Jenny Phillips
(712) 279-2507
jenny.phillips@mercyhealth.com
Transcript fee:  $10

 

 

Printed from the Iowa College Student Aid Commission website on December 13, 2017 at 5:08am.