Student Answer Center (SAC)

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(515) 294-4469
Beardshear Hall, lower level
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday

Student Answer Center is located in Beardshear Hall

The Student Answer Center (SAC) provides one-stop assistance for general questions relating to Iowa State University and the surrounding community.

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As student staffed and managed resource, the SAC works cooperatively with a variety of campus offices, to provide quick and accurate answers to basic student inquiries.

Our friendly staff also strives to provide current, past and future students—as well as families, staff and visitors—with an accessible face to the frequently asked question of, “where do I go, and who do I talk to,” at Iowa State University.

We also provide:

  • Assistance navigating AccessPlus including password resets
  • Posters and Calendars
    • Jack Trice Stadium Posters
    • Women’s Volleyball Posters
    • Women’s Basketball Posters
    • Men’s Basketball Posters
    • Basketball Schedule Magnets
    • Hockey Posters
    • Women’s Gymnastics Posters
    • Study Abroad Calendars
    • For Other Posters: Available at Athletic Events or order from
  • Publicly accessible computers for web browsing
  • An always friendly ISU student staff
  • A convenient central campus location in Bearshear Hall, or by phone or email
  • A free phone charging station, present on both the north and south end of the SAC. It has outlets for almost any mobile device.

Listings for Events on Campus

  • Plays- The Magic Flute (Fisher Theatre), Love and Information (Fisher Theatre)
  • Comedy in the M-Shop
  • $1 Bowling in the MU
  • Open Mic Night
  • Cyclone Cinema
  • Craft of the month and other ISU Workspace activities

You are invited to the Student Answer Center to learn something new at our Special Topic Display.

Current Topics:

It's On Us
Student Employment Opportunities