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Services Available During the Holidays

Our offices will re-open for business on Thursday, January 2, 2014.

Remember, you can still conduct business with us during the holiday break.

Applications for Admission to Iowa Lakes Community College are online. On Jan. 2, contact us and we'll help you sail ahead.

Current students may Register for Spring Classes which start Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014. Visit the Web site of and click on Web Advisor.

 An online Schedule of Spring Classes is available.

If you need books for the Spring semester, you may purchase your books online through our Iowa Lakes Bookstores.  We’ll be happy to ship them on Jan. 2!

We are accepting scholarship applications for the 2014-2015 academic year. You can review the variety of all scholarships available at Iowa Lakes. Click here to apply.

If you plan to attend college this spring, you may wish to take advantage of our Express Registration Days held in Emmetsburg, Estherville and Spencer on Monday, Jan. 6 from 4 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.; and Tuesday, Jan. 7 from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.  All campuses re-open Thursday, Jan. 2 with regular office hours (8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mon.-Thurs. and 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday.) You are welcome to register any of those days.

For those of you who are looking at your options, we want you to know that Iowa Lakes offers High School Equivalency coursework in addition to our other programs.

Starting on Jan. 2, you may participate in free evaluation services where we can help you identify a career that's right for you through our Success Centers located on each campus. If you want to start now, go to to narrow the search. Then meet with an advisor starting on Jan. 2 to discover the right career for you.


If you'd like to make an end-of-the-year contribution to our 501(c)(3) foundation, please visit our online donation form.

And, as always, feel free to surf the Iowa Lakes Web site to learn more.  There’s plenty to see from Athletics to Continuing Education; from Financial Aid to Student Services

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Questions or comments? Please email us at or call 712-362-2604 or 800-521-5054.
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