• Spring Enrollment is OPEN!

    Spring 2017 Enrollment is now open! Register now to get the classes that fit your schedule!

    Check out the courses available and enroll today at my.icc.edu.

    Make an appointment to meet with your advisor now!

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  • Stop. Drop. Enroll at ICC!

    Are you thinking about starting your education? Apply, test, enroll…all in just a few hours!

    Head out to the ICC North Campus on Thursday Dec 15, from 1 pm – 7 pm for express help getting started in college!

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  • Book Buyback and Book Rental Return

    Fall 2016 Semester rental textbooks are due back to the bookstore BEFORE 4 pm on December 13, 2016. Beyond this deadline, you will be charged the full retail price of a new textbook.

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  • Register for Commencement Today!

    Commencement is coming up on Saturday, May 20 at the Peoria Civic Center. Registration is open now until April 5, 2017 for the 2017 Commencement Ceremony.

    Make sure to visit the I’m Graduating! page to register.

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  • Nominate Outstanding Faculty

    Have you had one or more exceptional instructors who have really helped you learn? Inform us by nominating each one for a faculty award.

    Nominations will be accepted through Midnight, March 3. If you have questions about the faculty awards or the nomination process, please send them to [email protected] or call (309) 694-5758.

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  • Diversity & Staff Who Make a Difference Awards

    Know a staff member who exemplifies the ICC Service Principles in all they do? Know a faculty or staff member who demonstrates an exceptional commitment to/appreciation of diversity? Then take a moment to nominate him/her for the Staff Who Make a Difference Award or the Diversity Award!

    Nominations will be accepted through Friday, March 3.

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College News

Student & College Calendar

Mon, Dec 5 @ 2:30 pm
Two Women Writers Speak

Inspired by personal experience, two American postmodern writers, bell hooks and Edwidge Danica, focus on the topics of identity and feminism.

Tue, Dec 6 - Wed, Dec 7
Study for Finals

Need extra time to study for finals? The East Peoria Campus Library will stay open until midnight on Tuesday, December 6 and Wednesday, December 7.

Mon, Feb 6 @ 2:30 pm
Starving, Hysterical, Naked: Allen Ginsberg’s Howl

It would be hard to find a poem that has changed American culture to the extent that Allen Ginsberg’s great rant of a poem Howl did when it was published in 1956. It tore the cover off the placid media image of America, drawing attention to all those who did not fit into the supposed mainstream of American life. it offered a wild denunciation of the world Ginsberg found himself in as well as a spiritual vision of a more compassionate America.

Tue, Mar 7 @ 7 pm
The Meaning of Family in Tayari Jones’ novel Silver Sparrow

This beautifully written novel is about two half-sisters and a bigamist father who tries to keep both families from connecting in 1980s Atlanta. The first half of the novel is told through the eyes of one half-sister and the second half is told through the eyes of the other half-sifter. Come join us for a lively discussion about parent and teenage relations, the meaning of family and especially about some very good writing. Jones’ novel was selected as Peoria Reads’ One Book One City novel for 2017.

Mon, Apr 3 @ 2:30 pm
A Life Worth Writing: An Exploration of the Rhetorical Traditions and Relativity of Truth in 21st Century Memoirs

By examining ground-breaking memoirs of the 21st century, this Between the Lines seminar will look at “What makes a story worth telling?”. By looking at renown authors use of “trigger words/situations”, implications of truth, against the “norm” behaviors and their rhetorical or persuasive structure; one can be able to understand why we love to read a memoir. Their reliability and unique structures make them a literary genre anyone can partake in and also a valuable real world read. This session will draw on specific memoirs including but not limited to The Liars’ Club by Mary Karr, When You’re Engulfed in Flames by David Sedaris and Loitering by Charles D’Ambrosia.

Academic Calendar & Deadlines

Mon, Dec 5
Last Day of Fall Semester Classes
Tue, Dec 6 - Mon, Dec 12
Fall Semester Final Exams

Login to my.icc.edu or download this overview to view your Final Exam Schedule.

Tue, Dec 6 - Tue, Dec 13
Book Buyback and Book Rental Return

Fall 2016 Semester rental textbooks are due back to the bookstore BEFORE 4 pm on December 13, 2016. Beyond this deadline, you will be charged the full retail price of a new textbook.

Sun, Dec 11
Last Day of Fall Weekend College Classes
Mon, Dec 12 @ 8 am - 4 pm
Express Enrollment

Get help through the process of enrolling at ICC all in one day! No appointments are necessary. Runs from 8 am – 4 pm, but arrive no later than 2 pm.

Tue, Dec 13
First Day of Winter Minimester Classes
Tue, Dec 13 @ 8 am - 4 pm
Express Enrollment

Get help through the process of enrolling at ICC all in one day! No appointments are necessary. Runs from 8 am – 4 pm, but arrive no later than 2 pm.

Wed, Dec 14 @ 8 am - 4 pm
Express Enrollment

Get help through the process of enrolling at ICC all in one day! No appointments are necessary. Runs from 8 am – 4 pm, but arrive no later than 2 pm.

Thu, Dec 15 @ 1 pm - 7 pm
Stop. Drop. Enroll!

Enroll in Spring 2017 Classes in one stop! Come to the North Campus for assistance with your application, testing, advising, and enrolling!

Get info at icc.edu/DEC15

Fri, Dec 23 - Mon, Jan 2
College Closed for Winter Break