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Apply to Kirkwood

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You’ve spent plenty of time researching college options. We’re glad to be considered and can’t wait for you to be an Eagle!

Whether you’re new to college, a returning student, or earning college credit during high school, we’re excited to help you find your future and save a fortune at Kirkwood.

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If you’ve never attended college before, we’ll help you understand what you need to know about getting your degree at Kirkwood.

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Considering returning to Kirkwood? Welcome back! Reapplying is easy. Start here.

If you’re a current student looking to change your major, start the process here.

Current Kirkwood students with Sammy the Eagle

If you live outside the U.S. and are interested in studying at Kirkwood, learn about the admissions process for international students.

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High School Dual Credit

Enroll in college-level courses that count toward your high school diploma and your future degree – all at NO COST.

Earn transferrable college credit and explore future careers with hands-on learning opportunities available through our program-focused Career Academies.

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Courtney Wilson, Madrid, Iowa

“Kirkwood is so much fun that you really just have to see it to believe it. If you haven't yet, make sure you visit campus because you'll just see how awesome it is. It's a friendly environment and everyone at Kirkwood just feels like family.”

Courtney Wilson,
Madrid, Iowa

Frequently Asked Questions

No problem! Log in here using your email address and the password you created when you started your application.

No worries. Simply call the admissions office at 319-398-5517 and they will look up your login information.

To update your start date, simply contact the One Stop office at 319-398-1265 or visit them on the 2nd floor of Kirkwood Hall.

Log in to your admissions account to access your welcome letter. You’ll need the email address and password you used when applying. Still have questions? Contact Admissions at 319-398-5517.


Admissions Office

Phone: 319-398-7600 or 800-363-2220


On campus: 3rd Floor Iowa Hall

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