Where can students with disabilities request accommodations that are needed?
Accommodation Services offers support for Kirkwood students with disabilities. More information can be found here. If you have and questions, please email the Kirkwood Learning Services staff at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 319-887-3636.
Where can I find online library resources as I complete my coursework?
Kirkwood students can take advantage of online library resources during the virus outbreak by visiting the library webpage. Students can ask a question using the chat feature located on the main page. They can also contact Kirkwood librarians by email or call the Iowa City campus library at 319-887-3612.
Are there online tutoring options available to students?
Selective Virtural Walk-in Tutoring will be offered online until further notice is issued. More information about this option can be found on the Virtual Walk-in Tutoring page. Individual Tutoring can be done face to face if both parties (student and tutor) agree as long as it will be done in public places. The best way to reach Tutoring Services is through email. For more information, go to www.kirkwood.edu/tutoring or call 319-398-5425.
Are counseling services still offered to students while the building is locked during the outbreak?
Any student in need of counseling can call 319-398-5540. Calls will be routed to a designated counselor, and responded to within one business day. Counselors are not able to provide counseling by phone or video, but will provide referrals to students, and are available for consultation with faculty and staff.
If you are in immediate distress, call the Johnson County Crisis Center:
Crisis Line: 855-325-4296 Mobile Crisis Outreach Program: 855-800-1239
Are there local resources available to people who are food insecure?
There are a handful of organizations that help those in need of food assistance:
CommUnity Crisis Services & Food Bank: 319-351-0128 Coralville Community Food Pantry: 319-337-3663 North Liberty Community Food & Clothing Pantry: 319-626-2711 Solon Community Food Pantry: 319-624-2710