At Kirkwood, we strive to provide a positive experience both inside and outside of the classroom. The guide and information below serves as a resource for academic and personal support services.

APPLY | Academic Services | Academic Advising
Technology & Student ID | Support Programs | Financial | Life on Campus
Career Services & Student Employment | Community Resources


Admission Services 114 Benton Hall | 319-398-5517 or 800-363-2220
Come to a campus visit, meet with an admissions advisor and learn why Kirkwood is definitely the place for you.

Bookstore Benton Hall | 319-398-5469
Purchase books and supplies for class and get decked out in blue with the latest in Eagle Apparel.
Book list: Textbooks, course materials

Enrollment Services/Registrar

One Stop Office | 205 Kirkwood Hall | 319-398-7600

  • Adding/dropping courses
  • Evaluation of transfer credit
  • Graduation
  • Issues with student record

Library Services

Benton Hall
Circulation: 319-398-5696 | Research: 319-398-5697
Open seven days a week, the library offers a center for research and study as well as a quiet spot to read or rest between classes.

  • Research materials
  • Academic resources
  • Quiet study space

Credit Classes

See EagleNet for schedule

  • Career Decision-Making
  • College 101
  • How to Be Successful in College
  • Stress Management
  • Time Management

Test Center

2055 Cedar Hall | 319-398-5456
An on-site test center for placement exams as well as a quiet place to take tests for class.

  • COMPASS testing
  • ESL testing
  • Department makeup exams
  • Distance Learning exams

Tutoring Services

2071 Cedar Hall | 319-398-5425
FREE to all registered Kirkwood students. If you need help, all you have to do is ask.

Walk-in hours or by appointment. View the walk-in hours or access the Tutor Request Form.

Writing Center

3067 Cedar Hall
Available to provide feedback and tips to help students become better writers. Work with faculty members to improve your writing skills FREE to all registered Kirkwood students.


Academic Advising:
Liberal Arts Students

Advising and Transfer Center
2nd Floor Kirkwood Hall | 319-398-5540
Planning to transfer after Kirkwood? The advising staff can help you plan ahead, making sure everything you do here will transfer - now you really can go anywhere!

  • Academic advising
  • Degree planning
  • Transfer information
  • College visits (on campus

Academic Advising:
Applied Science Students

Contact your program coordinator or academic department to meet with an advisor specific to your program of study.

To find your advisor's name and contact information:

  1. Log into EagleNet
  2. Click on EagleNet for Students
  3. Under the Academic Profile heading, click on My Profile.
  4. Your academic advisor's name and contact information will be listed under Academic Information.

Allsop Computer Lab

Visit the Allsop Computer Lab, located at 131 Nielsen Hall, for all your research and homework needs. It is a walk-in lab open for student usage daily. See hours of operation here.

Please note, your EagleCard is required to enter the lab.


The EagleCard is your official identification on campus.

131 Nielsen Hall | 319-398-5680
Your ticket to everything on campus, the EagleCard is your student ID, holds your meal plan, and gets you into Kirkwood athletic events and theatre and musical performances and much more for FREE.


Register for classes. Check your grades. View your financial aid. Pay your bill. It's all here.

  • Address Change
  • Registration/Schedule
  • Financial Aid Checklist
  • Grades
  • Degree Audit

EagleTech Benton Hall | 319-398-5415

eLearning Resources for students using TALON

k-number If you forgot your k-number, use this handy form.


If you forgot your password, but you know your k-number, you can reset it here.

You can also go to Allsop Lab (131 Nielsen Hall) or One Stop Office (2nd floor, Kirkwood Hall) for help

Student Email

Primary way you'll receive official communication from Kirkwood

Technology/Student Help Desk 131 Nielsen Hall | 319-398-7624
Help with student email, eLearning and EagleNet

(Kirkwood Pathways for Academic Career Education and Employment)
Kirkwood Center for Lifelong Learning | 319-784-1510
Educational pathway programs in Business & Information Technology, Health Careers and Advanced Manufacturing

Learning Services

2063 Cedar Hall | 319-398-5574
FREE tutoring and individualized assistance is just the beginning. If you need help visit Learning Services.

  • Disability Services
  • TRiO Program
  • Forcused Skill Training Program

Mentoring 114 Benton Hall | 319-398-7680
The mentoring program matches all interested students with mentors who serve as role models, advisors, guides and friends, whose primary function is to help students have a successful first year.

Project START 2092 Cedar Hall | 319-398-5540

Veterans Services

Veteran's Affairs Representative
2nd floor Kirkwood Hall | 319-398-5633

  • VA Certifying Official
  • Veterans Lounge located at 119 Nielsen Hall

Vocational Rehabilitation Services 2027 Cedar Hall | 319-398-4925

Financial Aid

One Stop Office | 201 Kirkwood Hall | 319-398-7600
The One Stop Office will help you with your financial aid and loans, sign up for a payment plan and put money on your EagleCard. Come to us to pay your tuition, get a transcript and apply for graduation.

  • Types of financial aid
  • Disbursement of funds
  • Available bookstore funds
  • SAP/appeals
  • Consortium agreements
  • Work Study eligibility

Cashier/Accounts Receivable

One Stop Office | 205 Kirkwood Hall | 319-398-7600

  • Paying a bill
  • Setting up a payment plan

Scholarship Information Kirkwood awards over $3 million every year in scholarships. View available scholarships and fill out an application.

Student Health

Kirkwood Student Health Clinic services are now available at MercyCare Prairie Creek for students needing non-emergency medical attention. MercyCare Prairie Creek is located across from campus, just east of The Hotel at Kirkwood Center at 777 76th Avenue Drive SW. Kirkwood covers the cost of the initial nurse visit.

Michael J. Gould Recreation Center

Take advantage of the athletic courts, 200-meter track, weight room, fitness area, aerobics classes and intramurals. FREE to all students with the EagleCard.

  • Intramurals
  • Wellness
  • Fitness classes and exercise equipment

Campus Security

Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.
319-389-1774 (after hours and on weekends)

  • 24/7/365 services on campus
  • Escorts for students, faculty and staff
  • Personal safety concerns
  • Vehicle unlocking and jump-starts
  • Lost and Found

Student Life

114 Benton Hall | 319-398-5578
Looking to get involved? Student Life has more than 80 organized student clubs on campus.

  • Clubs/Organizations
  • Student government
  • Housing
  • Campus activities
  • Referral for legal advice

Counseling Services

2092 Cedar Hall | 319-398-5540
Having a hard time adjusting to college life? Just need some general advice? We have personal counselors available. Counselors are available to assist with academic, career and personal concerns.

  • Confidential counseling services
    Walk-in hours M-F, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Ongoing and crisis management
  • Student Support Group
    Tuesdays from 11:15 a.m. - 12:10 p.m.
  • Trainings
  • Mental health first aid
  • SafeZone

Work-Study Earn money to help pay for educational expenses.

Career Services

2092 Cedar Hall | 319-398-5540
Can't decide on a program to study? Wonder what you should do once you graduate? Visit with the career counselors on staff.

  • Career Decision Making workshops
  • Job Seeking Skills workshop
  • Jobs website
  • Career Counseling

Student Employment


Financial Aid Office - work study eligibility
2nd Floor Kirkwood Hall - job site information
Awarded through financial aid, students can work part-time and earn money for educational or personal expenses.



Linn County
Community Resources
By topic, information on services, eligibility, hours, office contact information.

Johnson County
Quick Reference Guide/Health & Human Services
Click on "Quick Reference Guide Health & Human Services."

CR Transit
  • Bus Schedules
  • Fare information
  • Information on options for transportation after bus hours
  • Get free access to all bus routes with your active EagleCard

ChildCare Resource & Referral of Southeast Iowa 319-855-CHILD01

Abbe Center for Community Mental Health

520 11th St. NW, Cedar Rapids | 319-398-3562

  • Walk-in Times
  • 24-hour emergency help

Cedar Rapids Community Health Free Clinic 319-363-0416

United Way Crisis Information & Referral 2-1-1

Cedar Centre 1730 1st Ave, NE, Cedar Rapids | 319-365-3993

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault 24-hour Crisis & Support Line Waypoint Services
319-363-2093 or 800-208-0388

USA National Suicide Prevention Lifeline & Veterans Crisis Line 1-800-SUICIDE

Riverview Center 24-hour sexual assault hotline