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Welcome to the Judith R. Frank Business Communications Center!  

To get started, register for an account by clicking the link to the left.

If you are reserving the One Button Studio, choose "One Button Studio" schedule. Otherwise, keep the schedule as "Frank Center Fall 2019."


Once you have logged in, and chosen an open appointment time, choose the type of appointment: Writing appointment, Visual design appointment, or Speaking appointment.

For group appointments, please select a 40-minute slot to ensure adequate time.

Who can make an appointment?

  • All students enrolled in the Tippie College of Business - undergrad and graduate
  • Prebusiness students with an assignment in a Tippie course
  • Prebusiness students for the Accounting Admission Essay

NUMBER of appointments allowed?

  • An individual or group can make 2 appointments of 20 minutes per day
  • 80 minutes of total appointments in a week

Cancellation Policy

  • Appointments must be cancelled MORE than 1 hour prior to the appointment, or they are treated as a No-Show Appointment, which could result in your account being disabled.

Student ID Policy

  • Students must show their University of Iowa ID card
  • Students who sign in with someone else's card or impersonate another student will be BANNED from using the center for an entire semester
  • Students who allow their names to be used will also be BANNED

Interested in Online Tutoring? Email for more information. 

Questions? Contact Frank Center Assistant Director Mark Petterson (

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