Returning from Active Duty

Recommended Procedures for Students Called to Active Duty

Congratulations on returning to higher education. We are excited to welcome you back.

Contact the Iowa State Veterans Center

Our staff can help guide you through the re-entry process.

  • Office: 3540 Memorial Union
  • Email:

Register for Classes

Get your RAN (registration access number) from your adviser for your initial registration each semester. A new RAN will be assigned each semester. The RAN is needed to add a class any time you have NO other courses on that semester's schedule.

More information

Additional information can also be found on the Office of the Registrar's website: