Upon Program Acceptance

There are additional steps to enroll in a health science program once you have been officially accepted.

Step 1 – Program Registration

  1. Plan your class schedule
  2. Obtain health information
  3. Complete the authorization for fingerprint and background check

If unable to attend, please call (309) 690-7530.

Step 2 – Schedule IWIRC appointment

Student’s medical records are kept on file at the Illinois Work Injury Resource Center (IWIRC) in Peoria. Drug screening, background check and finger printing must be completed at IWIRC. It is recommended that the physical examination and immunizations required for admittance into a health science program be done at the IWIRC, but you may choose your own healthcare provider.

Illinois Work Injury Resource Center (IWIRC)
736 SW Washington, Street, Suite 2A (Washington and State Street)
Peoria, IL 61602
(309) 497-0300
Mon-Fri: 7:30 am – 5 pm

Your Responsibilities:

You must keep a copy of all documents/information submitted. Program director/faculty is not allowed to accept student health records or information. While enrolled in a health science program, individual compliance will be continuously monitored. Any student not in compliance will not be allowed to enter or continue in the program.

Health Careers

  • Mon-Fri: 8 am – 4:30 pm