Office of the Registrar

Mission Statement of the Office of the Registrar

As custodians for the academic data and the integrity of the academic policies of the college, we are committed to assisting students and the Simpson Community in working within the parameters of the academic policies and requirements while respecting the dignity of all who seek our assistance.


Registration for spring & May Term will open at 4:30 on each of the following days
and remain open until November 16 at midnight for all groups.


May Term registration will take place at the same time as spring course registration.

November 10, 2014 – Students with 95.01 or more earned credits

November 11, 2014 – Students with 61.01 to 95 earned credits

November 12, 2014 – Students with 29.01 to 61 earned credits

November 13, 2014 – Students with 29.00 or fewer earned credits

Please note that the day and time assigned to you as a student is your registration start time.  It may be necessary to complete your registration process at a later time due to class, work, or practice, or other obligations.   Students are not excused from class in order to register and should make plans to complete registration after class has ended.

Registration will close for account processing and billing and will reopen November 18 at 12:00 p.m. for additional registration or registration changes until the end of the add/drop period for Spring 2015 on January 19.

Questions can be directed to the registrar’s office in Hillman Hall.  515-961-1642

Registration Information 

You must be advised by your faculty advisor for spring 2015 to register.

You will  have a specific time and date listed on your Stormfront

Registration Details: Video Tutorial and Printed Instructions

Please direct questions about registration to the registrar’s office at 515-961-1642 or

If you have a business office hold or a graduation application hold, you will not be able to complete your registration until the hold has been cleared. Please check with the Business Office for business office hold questions, and for the graduation application hold, either fill out the graduation application or a change in anticipated graduation date form and turn it in to the registrar’s office in order for your hold to be lifted.


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For Enrollment and Degree Verifications, please call 515-961-1642.

Hillman Hall, First Floor

Office Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Jody Ragan, Registrar
Cheryl Gravett, Assistant Registrar
Lynette Anderson, Assistant to the Registrar
Rhonda Pooley, Assistant to the Registrar
Tammi Perry, Assistant to the Registrar

Simpson College IPEDS Information

Phone: 515-961-1642
Toll Free: 800-362-2454
Fax: 515-961-1310