You will need to meet with an Academic Advisor to discuss the steps required to get started again at DMACC.  You must submit an academic disqualification appeal including an academic improvement plan and document any unusual or extenuating circumstances that prevented you from maintaining Satisfactory Academic Progress. Students approved to return will need to complete an academic improvement plan each semester/term until back in good academic standing. 

The policy is located at:

The academic improvement plan form is located from the following:

The following link provides contact information for the academic advisors assigned to each campus and program.

If you plan to apply for financial aid, please contact the Financial Aid Office to check on your Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress status. To qualify for financial aid, you must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher, and a minimum pace of completion of 67%. The following link provides additional information concerning DMACC’s Satisfactory Academic Progress requirements and policy:

The DMACC Financial Aid Office can be contacted by calling 515.964.6282 or by emailing