ICC Hosts Friday Campus Visit Days this Fall

Illinois Central College will host Campus Visit Days from 9:30 am to noon on Fridays this fall to give potential students information on various program options and the chance to see the East Peoria Campus up close and personal. ICC will feature the following programs on these dates: Health Careers: September 25, Downtown Campus, Thomas…  read more

Major Construction Update 8/28/15

  Listed below is an update of the major construction projects at ICC. East Peoria Campus: Roof Top Unit Replacement Phase 3 The Roof Top Unit Replacement Phase 3 is complete. Some adjustments and air balancing will continue into next month. Library Entrance Renovations The Library front entrance renovations are nearly complete. The final casework…  read more

Use your 20% off coupon August 31 and Sept. 1 at the Bookstore

Don’t forget to stop by the Bookstore on Monday, Aug. 31, and Tuesday, Sept. 1, to redeem your 20% off coupon on one (1) regularly-priced ICC apparel item! The coupon was attached to the flyer you received when you purchased your books, but you may pick up a new flyer at the Bookstore as well….  read more

Lane closures near McClugage Bridge in East Peoria August 28 and 31

The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that motorists will encounter moving lane closures on US 24 just east of the McClugage Bridge in East Peoria on Friday, Aug. 28 and Monday, Aug. 31. The lane closures are necessary for striping work to be completed and are weather dependent. Please slow down and use extreme caution while driving…  read more

Student Services Announces Reduced Schedule

Effective August 31, a number of Student Services offices will be moving to a reduced schedule. This schedule will be in effect until the December holiday break. However, extended hours will be in place at the East Peoria and North Campuses for any Express Enrollment events as indicated. In addition, there will be no evening…  read more


ICC Men’s Soccer dominate home opener!

ICC Men’s Soccer took a 4-0 win over Carl Sandburg at their Home Opener last night! The Cougars took off with a strong offense in the first — #4 Luka Andonovski scored the Cougars first three goals at 10m, 15m, & 22m and #20 Dusan Keca assisted #7 Renato Skoko for the 4th goal at…  read more

Between the Lines — September 2015

Share Your Story, Impact Your Community, and Change the World  Jessica Bastian – September 1, 2015 North, Arbor Auditorium, 7 pm “Those who tell their stories rule the world” is a widely cited, Native American proverb that captures the power of storytelling.  Storytelling is the art of conveying events in words and images.  Great stories,…  read more

Legislators stress importance of MAP grant funding at press conference

Rep. Jehan Gordon-Booth and Sen. David Koehler held a joint press conference at ICC on Thursday, August 13, to encourage constituents to voice their support for the continuation of MAP grant funding for students. MAP grant funds have been suspended, along with many other programs, as the budget impasse in Springfield continues into its second…  read more

Governor Rauner proclaims 2015-2016 as “The Year of the Community College”

  As the Illinois community college system marked the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Illinois Community Public College Act with a celebration on August 13, Gov. Bruce Rauner signed a proclamation declaring July 15, 2015 to July 15, 2016 the “Year of the Community College”. “The Illinois community college system is not the…  read more

Peoria Pathways to Prosperity Initiative earns “College Changes Everything” Champion Award

Peoria Pathways to Prosperity recently was selected for Illinois Student Assistance Commission’s (ISAC) 2015 “College Changes Everything” Champion Award at the commission’s annual conference in Tinley Park, Ill. The designation recognizes “a person or organization making significant contributions to help the state improve college access and completion efforts for all Illinois students.” The Pathways to Prosperity initiative is a collaboration…  read more