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A campus visit may be the single most important step in your college search. Spending time on campus while talking to students, faculty and staff will give you a good idea of what your life will be like as an Illinois College student. Because we want you to get the most from your visit, we offer several options for you and your family to explore Illinois College.
 
Our office is open Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CDT and the third Saturday in September (20), October (18), and November (8) from 9 a.m. - 12 noon. Tour times are 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Monday-Friday and 10 a.m. on select Saturdays. The office is closed for winter break in late December, Easter weekend, Memorial Day weekend, Fourth of July, Saturdays from April to August, and most Saturdays from September to December. Please contact the office at 217.245.3030 for further information.
Personal Visits
A personal visit is the perfect way to personalize your campus experience. We are happy to arrange, for you and your family, a schedule related to your specific interests and needs. Although you may schedule a visit Monday through Saturday, keep in mind you will get the most accurate view of campus life on a weekday when classes are in session. Campus and Residence Halls Tours Monday-Friday are held at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. CDT. Tours on Saturday will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday tours are available on September 20, October 18, and November 8. 
 
Standard Visit includes:
:: Campus & Residence Halls Tour with Student Ambassador :: 1 hour and 30 minutes
:: Meet with Admission Counselor :: 15 minutes
 
Additionally, you may include:
:: Meet with a professor or athletic coach
:: Sit in on a class
:: Try the food in Cummings Dining Hall

Schedule your personalized campus visit today by calling us at 217.245.3030, or by completing our online registration form. Please note, a 24-hour business day notice is required for all reservations.  
Preview Days
Preview Days allow you to explore what Illinois College has to offer you. This day is designed for you to get as much information as quickly as possible! Families will learn more about the application, scholarship and financial aid process, meet their admission counselor, tour campus and meet coaches and professors who will answer your questions about campus opportunities. The schedule for the day begins at 9 a.m. and wraps up around 2 p.m. 

Upcoming Preview Day
:: Tuesday, November 11 (Veteran's Day) 
:: Monday, February 16 (Presidents' Day) 

Complete the online registration or call the Office of Admission at 217.245.3030 to register.
Fast Track Transfer Days
Fast Track Transfer Days are for students interested in transferring to Illinois College. These days give transfer students the opportunity to receive an admission decision, estimated financial aid award, and leave with a class schedule in the same day.
 
Fast Track Transfer Days
::Monday, November 3
1:00 – 4:00 p.m. 
::Tuesday, November 11 9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
::Friday, December 5 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
 
To learn more and register, visit the Fast Track Transfer Days page or complete the online registration form
Chicago Bus Trip
We are offering a unique opportunity for Chicago area students to visit Illinois College. On November 10-11, 2014 we will have our annual Chicago Area Bus Trip. Prospective students will get an official campus tour, speak with current IC students, and meet with representatives from our academic and athletic departments. Students will also stay overnight in a residence hall and enjoy a meal in our dining hall. Below you will find a tentative agenda for the program.

Space is limited so please register by November 1, 2014.

Monday, November 10, 2014
3:00 p.m.
Departure Rosemont, IL (5801 N. River Road) 
4:30 p.m.
Departure Chicago, IL (Union Station) 
5:30 p.m.  Departure Joliet, IL (Macy’s Entrance) 
8:00 p.m.  Arrive at Illinois College 


Tuesday, November 11, 2014
 9:00 a.m.
Athletic Information
10:00 a.m.
Academic Fair (Parker Rotunda)
  Meet members of our faculty while exploring the many areas of academic study.
11:00 a.m. Meet Your Admission Counselor
11:30 a.m. Student Panel
12:00 p.m. Lunch (Cummings Dining Hall)
1:00 p.m. Campus Tour
 2:00 p.m. Depart Campus

For any additional questions, please contact:
Ziggy Blackwell - ziggy.blackwell@mail.ic.edu 
Sarah Wayne - sarah.wayne@mail.ic.edu
 
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