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 fall 2015 will open at 5:30 on each of the following days
and remain open until midnight June 7 for all groups.


March 23, 2015 – Students with 95.01 or more earned credits

March 24, 2015 – Students with 61.01 to 95 earned credits

March 25, 2015 – Students with 29.01 to 61 earned credits

March 26, 2015 – 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, 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 June 8, 2015 to prepare for Freshman orientation and will reopen for all students on June 23, 2015. Registration will close on September 8, 2015, which is the last day to add or drop a class.

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

Registration Information 

To register for classes, you must be approved by your academic advisor for the upcoming term. Your registration date and time will be assigned based on your earned/completed credits. You can find your specific date and time on your Stormfront. Tutorials can be found on Stormfront to answer any questions you may have regarding the registration process.

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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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