Request for Re-Enrollment

This form must be completed by undergraduate students who meet all of the following criteria:

  1. Were admitted to a Drake University degree program and previously enrolled in classes
  2. Did not register at Drake University for at least one fall or spring semester
  3. Are not seeking re-enrollment after a Voluntary Medical Leave of Absence (VMLOA)*
  4. Wish to re-enroll at Drake University

*If seeking re-enrollment after a VMLOA, please contact the dean's office of the college/school of last enrollment.

Student: Please read the Re-Enrollment Request Form carefully.  Then print it, complete it, and submit to the Office of the Registrar.  Please begin the re-enrollment process at least two months prior to the beginning of the term in which you wish to re-enroll.  The deadlines for each term are indicated below.

Desired Re-Enrollment Term Deadline
Summer March 1
Fall July 1
J-Term November 1
Spring December 1


Important Student Information

  • Student is responsible for furnishing all official transcripts from institutions attended since leaving Drake, if any.  Registration will be delayed for subsequent semesters if the transcript(s) are not submitted on a timely basis.
  • Send transcripts to the Office of the Registrar.  See contact information below.
  • Student is responsible for clearing any hold before re-enrollment approval or registration.
  • Students seeking financial aid should contact the Office of Student Financial Planning at 515-271-2905 or
  • Students who desire on-campus housing must contact the Office of Residential Life at 515-271-3715.
  • International students must contact the International Center at 515-271-2084 to obtain, complete, and return a new Financial Certificate.
  • Student is responsible for any college/school specific re-enrollment requirement(s).


Send ALL transcripts to:

Drake University
Office of the Registrar
2507 University Ave
Des Moines, IA 50311


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