Re-Enroll in a Course

​DMACC may administratively drop students due to: incomplete prerequisite, unsatisfactory academic progress, non-attendance, non-payment of tuition or other administrative reason. Students will receive an email notice if they were administratively dropped.​​

How to Re-Enroll after semester began

  • Tuition must be paid in full or payment arrangements (including Fin. Aid) need to be finalized
  • Instructor must approve re-enrollment
    • Instructor permission is valid for 3 business days​
      • If tuition has not been​ paid in full or payment arrangements have not been finalized, registration staff will not be able to process the re-enrollment request.​
      • After instructor permission has expired, the student may submit a new request for permission.
    • To be re-registered for on-campus course
      • Obtain instructor permission with their signature on DMACC Add/​Drop form
      • Submit signed Add/Drop form to Registration staff in person for re-enrollment processing
      • OR request permission from instructor via email
      • Instructor must send approval email directly to
      • Once received, student may call Registration at 515-964-6800 to request re-enrollment (referring to instructor's email permission)
    • To be re-registered for online or web blended course
      • Use the Online Instructor Re-Enrollment Request Form
      • Select the course/section to be re-enrolled & enter comments asking for instructor's con​sider​ation
      • Once submitted, an email request form is routed to the instructor
      • If approved, the form is routed to the Registration Department
    • Staff will verify that tuition is paid, before re-enrollment can be processed
    • Student holds, if applicable, may prevent re-enrollment​