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As a student at Ivy Tech Kokomo, there are a variety of resources available to help you succeed. 

  • Campus Departments: Business office, financial aid, etc.
  • Student Resources: Tutoring, counseling, etc.
  • Campus Outdoor Wi-Fi 

Need help with something not listed? Contact your instructor or academic advisor, or contact us at askKokomo@ivytech.edu. You can also visit our COVID-19 webpage to find answers to Frequently Asked Questions.


Beginning Monday, December 21, 2020:

  • Entrances to each of our buildings will be restricted to one set of entrance doors.
    • Kokomo Main – East doors to the main lobby
    • Kokomo Health Professions Center – West doors near the Hingst Hall lobby
    • Logansport – South doors on the lower level
    • Peru – West doors near the auditorium
  • All students, visitors and employees will be required to follow the following safety protocol screening upon entry:
    • Temperatures will be taken using contactless thermometers. Temperature must be between 97° and 100.3° Fahrenheit (36° and 37.9° Celsius) Each person screened for temperature will be given a dated sticker that should be worn while in campus buildings. This will allow for everyone to have an assurance that we are conducting our business with the highest level of safety we can provide.

If you have questions or would like to schedule a appointment, click this link and follow instructions. 

Kokomo Campus Departments

Academic Advising & Registration

Summer and fall registration is open, and you may register through MyIvy. If you need assistance, we are offering virtual advising appointments via Zoom, our easy-to-use online platform.To make an appointment, log into MyIvy, Click Student, Advising, Schedule an appointment or call (765) 252-5464.

Bookstore

Barnes & Noble is partnering with VitalSource to offer free access to eTextbooks to students through Memorial Day. Visit this page (https://get.vitalsource.com/vitalsource-helps) and scroll to the bottom to find resources if you are student, or if you are helping students. Please note, you will need your Ivy Tech email to gain access.
sm8323@bncollege.com

Business Office

Barbara McKinney: bmckinne@ivytech.edu   
765-252-5470                                

Linda Landis: llandis@ivytech.edu             
765-252-5471                                          

Career Development

Mary King: mking218@ivytech.edu
765-252-5478

Emmy Schram: eshram1@ivytech.edu

765-252-5542

Disability Support Services

Theresa Murphy or Chad Lewis: kk-disabilitysvcs@ivytech.edu

Additional Disability Support Services information can be found here.

Mental Health Support Services

We understand that you may be experiencing stressors both inside and outside of the classroom that may be negatively impacting your ability to be successful in your classes. If you would like to learn more about how our mental health counselor can assist you, please contact Jennifer Johnson by phone at 765-252-5491 or by email at Jjohnson1581@ivytech.edu or visit our counseling services page

We also have a partnership with Four County Counseling. Learn more about how Four County can support Ivy Tech Kokomo students by watching this video. If you believe that you could benefit from these services, please contact Jennifer Johnson and she will assist you through the process.

Not sure yet exactly what you may need but know that you need assistance or support? Please use this link to fill out a self-referral form and someone will reach out to follow up with you.

Financial Aid

(765) 459-0561
kokomo-finaid@ivytech.edu

High School Student Help

If you are a high school student taking Ivy Tech classes, contact us if you have questions or to schedule a virtual advising appointment:
Tammy Herschberger: therschberger1@ivytech.edu
(765) 244-9194
Erin Brindle: jbrindle1@ivytech.edu
(765) 473-1430  

Online Class Help

Contact your instructor or Evan Kinch or Ashley Swing
ekinch@ivytech.edu or aswing@ivytech.edu

Student Success Coach

Tashona Jones: tjones758@ivytech.edu
(765) 252-5463
Please use this link to fill out a self-referral form and someone will reach out to follow up with you.
Food insecurity • Emergency Funds • Book Assistance • Student Coaching • Community Resource Referrals

Technical Helpdesk

1-888-489-5463 or 1-888-Ivy-Line
helpdesk.ivytech.edu

Kokomo Student Resources

General Resources

Academic Advising & Registration

Summer and fall registration is open, and you may register through MyIvy. If you need assistance, we are offering virtual appointments via Zoom.To make an appointment, log into MyIvy, Click Student, Advising, Schedule an appointment or call (812) 298-2554.

Career Development

Mary King: mking218@ivytech.edu
765-252-5478

Emmy Schram: eshram1@ivytech.edu
765-252-5542

Disability Support Services

Theresa Murphy or Chad Lewis: kk-disabilitysvcs@ivytech.edu

Additional Disability Support Services information can be found here.

Mental Health Support Services

We understand that you may be experiencing stressors both inside and outside of the classroom that may be negatively impacting your ability to be successful in your classes. If you would like to learn more about how our mental health counselor can assist you, please contact Jennifer Johnson by phone at 765-252-5491 or by email at Jjohnson1581@ivytech.edu or visit our counseling services page

We also have a partnership with Four County Counseling. Learn more about how Four County can support Ivy Tech Kokomo students by watching this video. If you believe that you could benefit from these services, please contact Jennifer Johnson and she will assist you through the process.

Not sure yet exactly what you may need but know that you need assistance or support? Please use this link to fill out a self-referral form and someone will reach out to follow up with you.

I-Succeed

Ivy Tech is launching an exciting new program this fall! I-SUCCEED offers students personalized coaching, workshops, and even $50 per month when you stay enrolled full-time. This program is designed to help you meet your goal of graduating with your Associate’s degree within three years. If you want to graduate faster, this program could be for you!  The I-SUCCEED program will be part of a research study.  Program space is limited so you have a 50/50 chance of getting in. Only students who are eligible for the program and agree to be part of the study will have the opportunity to participate. If you are interested in learning more, I can schedule a One on One phone or Zoom meeting with you. Schedule a meeting today by contacting Tashona Jones at tjones758@ivytech.edu. If you are eligible and agree to sign up for the study, you will receive $20 as thanks for your time. The eligibility requirements are: 

  • Be willing to enroll in 12 credit hours each semester.
  • Have 0-30 credits hours earned.
  • Be able to meet with a Success Coach twice a month.

IvyAssist

Connect with local organizations that provide food assistance, housing needs, health resources, financial assistance, legal services and more. Visit ivyassist.auntbertha.com and log in with your Ivy Tech email.

Library

Access online library databases and other research materials.

Kokomo Service Area Library Website

Ask a Librarian: Email or Chat

 

Laptop Loan Program

Do you need assistance with technology to get you through the Fall semester? You may be eligible to borrow a laptop for your courses. Click here to complete an application.

Student Success/Ivy Cares

Tashona Jones: tjones758@ivytech.edu
(765) 252-5463
Please use this link to fill out a self-referral form and someone will reach out to follow up with you.
Food insecurity • Emergency Funds • Book Assistance • Student Coaching • Community Resource Referrals

Student Life

The Office of Student Life will provide opportunities for staying connected virtually via IvyLife. Log into MyIvy and click the IvyLife.

Testing Services

Students who need to schedule their exams using Testing Services Virtual Proctoring should go here for step by step instructions. Instructors should also be making this link available to their students.

Technical Help:

Online Class Help

Contact your instructor or Evan Kinch or Ashley Swing
ekinch@ivytech.edu or aswing@ivytech.edu

IvyLearn (Canvas)

For help with IvyLearn, login and click Help on the left side, then click IvyLearn Student Resource Center. See also student guides or student video guides.

Technical Helpdesk: Computer Help

1-888-489-5463 or 1-888-Ivy-Line 
Helpdesk.ivytech.edu

Zoom

Zoom is a tool used to conduct and record live meetings, host webinars, etc. Find video tutorials here

Tutoring:

Tutor.com: Free online tutoring

Kokomo Tutoring staff: Help with MATH 080/123, 023, 043, 136, and other subjects plus research and writing help for classes in all subjects. Click to chat with a librarian during their regular hours of operation.

Kokomo:
Mon-Thur 9am-6pm; Fri 9am-3pm

Logansport:
Monday & Thursday only 9am -6pm
Open virtually Tues, Wed, Fri

Campus Outdoor Wifi Access

Missing the connectivity you need at home now that classes are all online? Ivy Tech has Wi-Fi that you can access from parking lots at our Kokomo, Logansport, and Peru locations. You can drive to one of these sites and utilize the Wi-Fi from inside your vehicle. The maps below detail Wi-Fi coverage at each site, with areas highlighted in green offering the best coverage followed by the area highlighted in yellow.

A few additional points:

  • Stay in your cars. Social distancing is a critical defense against transmission of the coronavirus, wherever you are.
  • As always, continue to respect Ivy Tech property and any orders issued by security personnel.
  • Park as noted near the Main Building and the Health Professions Center on the Kokomo Campus. Buildings 3 and 4 remain off-limits.
  • Note that different laptops have different connection speeds; results may vary from person to person.

We hope this Wi-Fi extension offers a helpful option. Thanks for your cooperation.

Kokomo

Logansport

Peru