American Republic Student Heath Center

(515) 271-3731

Counseling Center

(515) 271-3864

Disability Center

(515) 271-1835

Appointment desk

(515) 271-3731

Drake Insurance

Donna Blunck

(515) 271-3116

Wellness Center

(515) 271-2027

My Nurse

(800) 424-3258

Polk County Health Department

(When you need to know what necessary immunizations you need when traveling abroad or if you are in need of an STD or HIV test, call and make an appointment).

(515) 286-3798

Rape Crisis Hotline

(515) 286-3535

Polk County Victim Services

(515) 286-3600

Des Moines Police Department

(515) 283-4832 / 911

Drake Campus Security

(811) 271-2222


Title IX Coordinator

Kathryn (Katie) Overberg is the University's Title IX Coordinator.

Overbag coordinates the University's response to concerns of: 

  • Sex-based discrimination (including sexual harassment, sexual assault, sexual violence, and sexual exploitation)
  • Interpersonal misconduct (including domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking)
  • Retaliation against anyone seeking assistance, filing a complaint, or participating in an investigation of sexual or interpersonal misconduct

You can reach Katie by phone at 515-271-2982 or email at either 


If you have experienced sexual or interpersonal misconduct, please know you’re not alone, and there are people here who can support you and provide you with resources to help you make informed choices.  

On this site, you will find resources and answers to questions you might have, as well as a complete overview of options for reporting any incidents of misconduct.

A quick look at Resources and Reporting for Sexual and Interpersonal Misconduct

University News
April 26, 2017
Drake University has agreed to sell two parcels of University-owned land to Nelson Construction & Development, which plans to build a hotel, market-rate apartments, and urban-style row houses on the site.