ICC Kicks Off Year-Long 50th Anniversary Celebration with Open House at Peoria Campus Sept. 19

Illinois Central College will kick off a year-long celebration commemorating its 50th anniversary with an Open House on Tues., September 19 from 4 to 7 pm at the Peoria Campus, located at 5407 N. University St., Peoria. The event is free and open to the public.

Guests will have the opportunity to visit the newly constructed Student Center, as well as recently remodeled buildings on campus. All program areas and halls will be open for tours and demonstrations.

Building and classroom tours, as well as demonstrations will be available for the following areas:

  • Student Center: Bookstore, Library, Campus Dining, Student Life
  • Arbor Hall: Enrollment Services, GED classes, Dental Hygiene, Massage Therapy
  • Birch Hall: Physical Therapy Assistant, Occupational Therapy Assistant, and Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Cedar Hall: Health Careers Simulation Labs
  • Dogwood Hall: Culinary Arts
  • Hickory Hall: Taste of Learning – abbreviated sampler sessions of Adult Community Programs
  • Maple Hall: Science labs

ICC President Dr. Sheila Quirk-Bailey will offer a welcome at 5 pm in the Student Center Dining area. ICC Campus Dining will provide refreshments in the Student Center.

Complimentary shuttle service from the Student Center will be available to transport visitors between halls.

For more information on events scheduled throughout the 50th anniversary celebration year, please visit the ICC website at