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The registrar’s office at Des Moines University provides support to students and alumni from all University degree programs.

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Within the guidelines set forth by FERPA (where applicable), registrar staff:

  • Maintain current student addresses
  • Respond to requests for deferment, transcripts, verification of education, secondary/replacement diplomas
  • Assist with course registrations, new student orientation and commencement
  • Maintain and archive student/graduate academic records
  • Determine the academic calendar
  • Oversee and coordinate room reservation and usage
  • Participate in updating the University catalog and college/program handbooks
  • Calculate enrollment data and report to state/federal agencies as requested (IPEDS, NSLC, AACOM)
  • Determine daily lecture/lab/exam schedules for the College of Osteopathic Medicine