Office of the Provost

Interim Provost
Joe Lenz

202 Old Main

Telephone: 515-271-3751

FAX: 515-271-2836 
Hours: Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 


Immediate Past Provost
Deneese Jones


Associate Provost for Academic Excellence & Student Success 
Melissa Sturm-Smith

Associate Provost for Curriculum & Assessment
Arthur Sanders

Vice Provost for International Programs
Christa Olson

Academic Affairs Budget Manager
Tammy Agey

Administrative Assistant
Cherié Moen


Colleges and Schools

College and School Accreditation Information

Academic Libraries

Administrative Areas

The Office of the Provost is committed to providing quality academic support.  Should you have a comment (compliment or concern), please use the following procedure.

Provost Office and Direct Reports Complaint Procedure:
If you have a complaint or a concern that a policy or procedure has been incorrectly or unfairly applied or that inappropriate behavior or action has occurred, first discuss the problem with the staff member with whom the issue originated. If you would like the complaint to move forward following this discussion, please contact the person's immediate supervisor. If the process still is not resolved, please call 515-271-3751.

Student Complaint and Appeal Resources and Procedures